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LatamLex Abogados

Latin America 2023
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Provided by LatamLex Abogados
Latin America

Managing Partner (Regional): Adriana Ramos Chaves
Other Partners: Alfredo Skinner-Klée, Carlos Quintanilla Schmidt, Álvaro Caldera P, Mario Gómez Pacheco, Dennis Matamoros Batson
Number of partners worldwide: 24
Number of lawyers worldwide: 110

Firm Overview:
Latamlex Abogados is a prestigious firm with a presence in Central America, specialised in providing legal services to national and foreign companies and investors interested in starting a business in the locality or the world.

Main Areas of Practice:

Corporate & Contracts: 15%
Mergers & Acquisitions: 15%
Banking, Finance & Securities: 15%
Real Estate: 10%
Capital Markets: 10%
Intellectual Property: 10%
Tax: 10%
Estate Planning: 10%
Others: 5%

There are more than 100 legal professionals who make up the firm, who provide a quality service governed by the main statutes and rules of law, as well as by their institutional values focused on commitment, responsibility, excellence, leadership and innovation. This is how personalised attention is offered in the following areas: corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, administrative law and competition law, constitutional, financial, banking and stock market, hydrocarbons and energy, real estate, labour and immigration, litigation and arbitration, environmental, estate planning, intellectual property, tax, and safe. The firm provides the same legal service regardless of the country in which it is located, which allows it to give transparent and adequate legal advice to the needs of its clients. This has made it a benchmark for companies in the banking, real estate, hotel, construction, agribusiness, distribution, commerce and other sectors. The firm's international vision has also allowed it to create a wide network of contacts at local and external level, positioning it as a unique firm for its professionalism, effectiveness and efficiency.

Languages:
Spanish, English, French and German.

Clients:

LatamLex advises several national and international banks all over the region, multilateral and bilateral institutions, national and international insurance companies, domestic and international companies, as well as multinational European and American companies.

The firm also advises local and international construction companies, banks, multinational consumer goods distribution companies, logistic companies, telecommunications companies, local and international brokerage firms and investment funds, individual investors, shipping companies, local and international residential and commercial real estate developers, foreign law firms, international and national hotel operators, international energy production companies, and national distributors, amongst others.

Clients:
Among its client billboard is: Grupo Financiero BAC/ Credomatic; Scotiabank Financial Group; Allied Bank; Multibank, Development Bank of China; Group Q; Montecristo Group; Inter-American Development Bank; German bank; Best Meridian Insurance (BMI), Hidrotárcoles S.A., BAC Florida Bank, Grupo AES (energy distribution sector); Unopetrol (oil sector) Super Selectos (important supermarket chain). Amanco, General Insurer (member of Assicurazioni Generali SpA of Italy), Abbott Laboratories, Sertinsa-Newman Group, Del Monte Fresh Produce Company, TACASA (local subsidiary of Philip Morris International), Hill & Knowlton Guatemala, Huntsman Corporation, GE Healthcare, CEVA Logistics, MAN Diesel SE (Germany), Harsco Metals Guatemala, SA, (a Harsco company), Samsung Electronics Latin America.

The years of experience of their lawyers and the constant integration of new professionals in law, as well as equity and internal unity, have made Latamlex Abogados, a solid firm, capable of responding to the demands demanded by the investment market in Central America. Hence the recognition of important publications such as Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500, Latin Lawyer and the International Finance Law Review (IFLR), among others, who have all highlighted the firm's work and notorious capacity.

LATIN AMERICA OFFICES
Latamlex (Regional Office)
Website: www.latamlex.com

Guatemala
Tel: +502 2386 9300
Email: [email protected]

El Salvador
Tel: +503 2525 7800
Email: [email protected]

Honduras
Tel: +504 2231 0324
Email: [email protected]

Nicaragua
Tel: +505 2277 0767
Email: [email protected]

Costa Rica
Tel: +506 2208 3636
Email: [email protected]

REGIONAL CONTACT
Tel: + 506 2208-3636
Email: [email protected]

Ranked Offices

Provided by LatamLex Abogados

Costa Rica - Head office
El Salvador
  • San Salvador
    Pasaje Senda Florida Norte No 124, Colonia Escalón, San Salvador, Area Metropolitana de San Salvador, El Salvador
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Guatemala
  • Guatemala City
    13 Calle 2-60, Zona 10, Edificio Topacio Azul, Oficina 701, Guatemala City, Guatemala, Guatemala, 01010
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Honduras
  • Tegucigalpa
    Colonia Palmira, Calle Colombia, Edificio Quílico, Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazán, Honduras
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Nicaragua

LatamLex Abogados rankings

Latin America Guide 2023
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Band
Central America-wide
General Business Law
1 Department
Department
3
General Business Law
3
Band 3
Costa Rica
Banking & Finance
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
2
Banking & Finance
2
Band 2
Lawyers
2
Adriana Ramos Chaves
2
Band 2
3
Mario Rafael Gómez Pacheco
3
Band 3
El Salvador
Corporate/Commercial
1 Department
3 Ranked Lawyers
Department
3
Corporate/Commercial
3
Band 3
Lawyers
3
Ana Patricia Portillo Reyes
3
Band 3
4
Carlos Mauricio Guzmán Segovia
4
Band 4
4
Carlos Quintanilla Schmidt
4
Band 4
Dispute Resolution
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
3
Dispute Resolution
3
Band 3
Lawyers
3
Oscar Mauricio Hurtado Saldaña
3
Band 3
Guatemala
Corporate/M&A
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
3
Corporate/M&A
3
Band 3
Lawyers
2
Alfredo Skinner-Klée
2
Band 2
Honduras
Corporate/Commercial
1 Department
2 Ranked Lawyers
Department
2
Corporate/Commercial
2
Band 2
Lawyers
1
Dennis Matamoros Batson
1
Band 1
3
Manuela Bueso
3
Band 3
Tax
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
3
Tax
3
Band 3
Lawyers
3
Dennis Matamoros Batson
3
Band 3
Nicaragua
Corporate/Commercial
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
3
Corporate/Commercial
3
Band 3
Lawyers
4
Alfonso Sandino Granera
4
Band 4