Latin America Practice Recognized by Chambers Latin America

August 25, 2023
Chambers Latin America
Firm acknowledged for impressive track record of landmark mandates across a globally integrated team.

Latham & Watkins’ Latin America Practice was recognized by Chambers Latin America for its exceptional team who offer a unique combination of truly global reach with a deep understanding of the legal and business dynamics of the region. The firm’s practices and individual lawyers obtained 14 total rankings across categories including: Capital Markets; Corporate & Finance: Banking & Finance; Corporate & Finance: Corporate/M&A; Corporate & Finance: Project Finance; and Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration.

Chambers Latin America describes Latham as an “acclaimed global practice [that] boasts an impressive track record acting on major cross-border corporate transactions in Latin American region,” as well as “a highly regarded disputes practice with a remarkable track record of advising on Latin American” mandates across “a wide range of commercial claims.”

The individual lawyers ranked include:

  • Carlos Ardila | Corporate & Finance: Project Finance
  • Gianluca G. Bacchiocchi | Corporate & Finance: Project Finance
  • Esperanza Barron Baratech | Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
  • Santiago Bejarano | Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
  • Roderick Branch | Capital Markets
  • Antonio Del Pino | Corporate & Finance: Corporate/M&A and Corporate & Finance: Project Finance
  • Guido Liniado | Corporate & Finance: Project Finance
  • Fernando Mantilla-Serrano | Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration: Arbitrators

Clients noted to Chambers Latin America that the firm provides “practical advice [that] is tailor-made to the needs of the client. They have a conscious grasp of the Latin American reality, which makes them exceptional,” and have “vast experience as a team.”