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Greenberg Traurig, PA

Latin America 2023
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Provided by Greenberg Traurig, PA
Latin America

Firm Details:
Chief Executive Officer:
Brian L Duffy
Co-Chairs of the Latin America Practice: José Raz Guzmán, Marc M Rossell, Antonio Peña

Firm Overview:
Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2500 attorneys in 43 locations in the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm reported gross revenue of over $2 Billion for FY 2021 and is consistently among the top firms on theAm Law100,Am LawGlobal 100, and NLJ250. On the debut 2022Law360Pulse Leaderboard, it is a Top 15 firm. Greenberg Traurig is Mansfield Rule 4.0 Certified Plus by The Diversity Lab and the Center for Resource Solutions Green-e® Energy program certifies that the firm’s U.S. offices are 100% powered by renewable energy. The firm is often recognized for its focus on philanthropic giving, innovation, diversity, and pro bono.
Web: www.gtlaw.com.

GT’s award-winning Latin America Practice draws on resources from offices in Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Miami, New York, Washington D.C., and elsewhere around the world, bringing together a multidisciplinary team of more than 120 lawyers to help clients identify and capitalise on business opportunities in Latin America, the Iberian Peninsula, and the Caribbean. As the only global law firm founded in Miami, Greenberg Traurig is inextricably linked to Latin America. Since its beginning, GT has represented many of the family enterprises that are today among Latin America’s largest companies. By addressing real-world problems for clients on a regular basis, the firm's team has developed a breadth of experience that sets it apart. Additionally, for more than 20 years GT has sponsored a foreign associate program that invites Latin American lawyers to practice with us, which greatly enriches the firm's resources and regional network.

Offices:
Albany, Amsterdam, Atlanta, Austin, Berlin, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Delaware, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Las Vegas, London, Long Island, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Miami, Milan, Minneapolis, New Jersey, New York, Northern Virginia, Orange County, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, Tallahassee, Tampa, Tel Aviv, Tokyo, Warsaw, Washington D.C., West Palm Beach and Westchester County.

Practice Highlights & Industry Sectors:
Leveraging decades of experience, GT's team has worked on some of the region’s most important deals and transactions in nearly every Latin American and Caribbean jurisdiction across a broad range of industries, including: agribusiness, airlines, financial institutions & insurance, food & beverage, healthcare, infrastructure, manufacturing & heavy industries, real estate, telecom & media, among others.

The firm's Latin America team works closely with attorneys across all of its practice groups, including the corporate, M&A, capital markets, banking & finance, regulatory & compliance, energy & infrastructure, restructuring & bankruptcy, immigration & compliance, and international arbitration & litigation teams.

Main Areas of Practice:
Mergers, Acquisitions & Corporate:
GT advises Latin American, US, and multinational public and private clients on strategic merger and acquisition transactions, including joint ventures, asset dispositions, and purchases, spin-offs, going-private transactions, and related acquisition financing facilities.

Private Equity & Venture Capital:
GT represents venture capital and private equity firms, fund sponsors, registered investment companies, and investment advisers in connection with fund creation, capital formation, portfolio management, capital raising, and corporate transactions throughout Mexico and Latin America.

Capital Markets:
GT advises issuers, initial purchasers, underwriters and placement agents on IPOs, follow-on offerings, and high-yield debt offerings, and in structured securities (CKDs, CERPIs, and FIBRAs). The capital markets attorneys have been involved in notable offerings out of Mexico and Latin America.

Banking & Finance:
GT advises domestic and international banks, financial institutions, hedge funds, private equity sponsors and borrowers in virtually every type of lending transactions, including acquisition and recapitalisation financings, cross-border financings, credit facilities, leverage finance matters, asset-based financing, mezzanine financing among other loan agreements.

Energy & Infrastructure:
GT provides full-cycle counsel to Latin American and other international infrastructure and energy clients doing business in Latin America and the region, from turn-key project development and redevelopment to financing, implementation, and operation and maintenance with experience representing clients in public-private partnership transactions (PPP).

Real Estate:
GT's award-winning real estate practice represents developers, investors, financial institutions, and others in the sale, purchase, financing, and development of retail, land, office, residential, industrial, mixed-use resorts, and hospitality properties. Attorneys advise their clients in a wide range of real estate development financing and corporate structures, as well as leases, restructurings, and workouts.

International Trade:
The team counsels clients on trade policies, remedies, negotiations, disputes, trade agreements, antitrust matters, and US embargo regulations.

White-Collar Defence & Compliance Investigations:
GT’s multidisciplinary team has extensive experience designing and implementing global corporations’ anti-corruption compliance programs based on international laws and standards, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Attorneys conduct risk assessments, advise on financial controls, audits, and investigations.

Technology, Media & Telecommunications:
GT advises technology, telecommunications, internet, e-commerce, and electronic media companies on a broad spectrum of business transactions and other legal and regulatory issues, guiding them through the business growth cycle for a variety of technologies.

Data, Privacy & Cybersecurity:
The team develops strategies to address privacy, data security, and information management issues including privacy audits, policies and procedures, compliance with privacy and data security laws and industry standards, record retention/electronic discovery, cross-border data transfer, data breach readiness, and response.

Ranked Offices

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USA - Head office
Mexico
  • Mexico City
    Av. Paseo de la Refoma 265, P.H. 1, Col. Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City, Ciudad de México, Mexico, 06500
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USA
  • Washington, DC
    2101 L Street, N.W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC, District of Columbia, USA, 20037
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Greenberg Traurig, PA rankings

Latin America Guide 2023
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Band
International Counsel
Corporate Crime & Investigations
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
Daniel Pulecio-Boek
U
Daniel Pulecio-Boek
U
Up and Coming
Corporate/M&A
1 Department
Department
Corporate/M&A
4
Corporate/M&A
4
Band 4
Mexico
Banking & Finance
1 Department
3 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Banking & Finance
2
Banking & Finance
2
Band 2
Lawyers
José Raz Guzmán
1
José Raz Guzmán
1
Band 1
Juan Manuel González Bernal
3
Juan Manuel González Bernal
3
Band 3
Miguel Moises
4
Miguel Moises
Head of Banking & Finance
4
Band 4
Capital Markets
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Capital Markets
2
Capital Markets
2
Band 2
Lawyers
José Raz Guzmán
E
José Raz Guzmán
E
Eminent Practitioners
Competition/Antitrust
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Competition/Antitrust
3
Competition/Antitrust
3
Band 3
Lawyers
Miguel Flores Bernés
2
Miguel Flores Bernés
2
Band 2
Victor Manuel Frías
4
Victor Manuel Frías
4
Band 4
Compliance
1 Department
Department
Compliance
1
Compliance
1
Band 1
Corporate/M&A
2 Ranked Lawyers
Lawyers
José Raz Guzmán
3
José Raz Guzmán
3
Band 3
Miguel Yturbe
U
Miguel Yturbe
U
Up and Coming
Corporate/M&A: The Elite
1 Department
Department
Corporate/M&A: The Elite
2
Corporate/M&A: The Elite
2
Band 2
Energy & Natural Resources
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
Energy & Natural Resources
2
Energy & Natural Resources
2
Band 2
Lawyers
Pedro Reséndez Bocanegra
3
Pedro Reséndez Bocanegra
Head of Energy & Natural Resources
3
Band 3
Rodrigo Vazquez del Mercado
Rodrigo Vazquez del Mercado
Associates to watch
Environment
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Environment
4
Environment
4
Band 4
Lawyers
Erick Hernández
3
Erick Hernández
Head of Environment
3
Band 3
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