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Latham Recognized by The Legal 500 Latin America as Leading Law Firm

October 30, 2023
The Legal 500 Latin America
Firm’s Latin American Practice acknowledged for top tier work within the region.

Latham & Watkins’ Latin America Practice was recognized as a leader in business law in the region by The Legal 500 Latin America 2024. The firm was recognized with 14 rankings for its work across Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A, Capital Markets, International Arbitration, and Projects and Energy. Clients noted to The Legal 500 that Latham’s Latin America Practice was “Without a doubt…the best law firm on the street” with a “great ability to negotiate successfully and a very quick response to customer needs” as well as “thorough knowledge of their areas of expertise and especially of operations in Latin America.”

In addition, The Legal 500 ranked eight Latham lawyers for their impressive track record within the region. The lawyers ranked include:

  • Antonio Del Pino – Hall of Fame
  • Fernando Mantilla-Serrano – Hall of Fame
  • Gianluca Bacchiocchi – Leading Individual
  • Carlos Ardila – Next Generation Partner
  • Guido Liniado – Next Generation Partner
  • Esperanza Barron-Baratech – Rising Star
  • Francisco Lanusse – Rising Star
  • Diego Romero – Rising Star

In its profile, The Legal 500 describes Latham as a “highly integrated Latin America practice with many team members crossing various disciplines at the same time as having high levels of core specialization.”