Top stories

Movers & shakers - 21 April


This edition of movers and shakers features corporate counsel with experience working in government bodies.

LACCA members go free to Jones Day cyber symposium in Mexico City

Your chance to discuss data privacy and cyber security with GCs and industry experts

LACCA invites in-house counsel to attend Jones Day’s 17-18 May event: the Latin American Privacy & Cybersecurity Symposium, which will include informative discussion on new trends, legislation and enforcement in the digital world.

Odebrecht: the story so far

Brazilians march against corruption in the government and state-owned companies in São Paulo

The effects of Odebrecht's bribery scheme have reverberated through 15 countries across five continents. LACCA presents a summary of the developments across Latin America. By Michael Griffiths


More features →


Sep 27

LACCA Regional Miami Meeting 2017

Wed, 27th September
Miami, USA
Sep 27

LACCA 4th Annual Awards Ceremony

Wed, 27th September - Wed, 27th September
Miami, USA

Schedule →

Featured articles

Sweet and sour

Federico Ivan Gottlieb

Taking up his position at the tail-end of Argentina’s deepest recession in recent history and on the eve of 12 years of left-leaning populist government by the Peronist party, Arcor’s legal manager Federico Gottlieb reflects on the sweet tyranny of doing business in one of Latin America’s most challenging markets.   

Savvy sourcing

Gustavo Biagioli, Cinthia Ambrogi and Gianfranco Cinelli discuss external counsel

Choosing the right law firm can be a minefield, so a well-designed approach to hiring external counsel is crucial in ensuring legal departments get the right support without breaking the bank. GCs at LACCA’s regional meeting held in São Paulo last month discussed some of the best practices to selecting and managing external counsel. 

New member profile: deputy director of corporate employee relations at Banorte

New member Cynthia de Uriarte

Cynthia de Uriarte tells LACCA why having an impeccable sense of fairness is essential in handling labour disputes.

Latin Lawyer events

Apr 27

Latin Lawyer - GAR Live Arbitration Summit

Thu, 27th April
Miami, USA

More events →

In-house counsel:

Apply for Membership

Private practitioners:

Subscribe to LACCA


Advanced search

Latest Survey

Who Represents Latin America's Biggest Companies 2016?

Which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 100 companies? LACCA presents its landmark research.

Latest article

Top 100: Central America and Panama

Central America’s economy may have slowed, but the commitment shown by governments across the region to meeting ambitious renewable energy targets and combating corruption have kept local law firms busy. 

More surveys →

LACCA Approved

Administrative Law

Anti-Corruption & Compliance



Banking & Finance

Capital Markets

Corporate / M&A


Intellectual Property Law




The most authoritative guide to Latin America's leading business law firms -- fully revised and updated 16th edition.

Law Business Research Ltd

87 Lancaster Road, London
W11 1QQ, UK
Queen's Award logo

Copyright © 2017 Law Business Research Ltd. All rights reserved.

87 Lancaster Road, London, W11 1QQ, UK | Tel: +44 207 908 1188 / Fax: +44 207 229 6910 |