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LatamLex Abogados

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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.

Spanish, English, French and German.


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.

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.

Latamlex (Regional Office)

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

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

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

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

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

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