Primary Contacts: Hernan Estrada Gonzalez, Raquel Bierzwinsky, William D. Wood
Number of partners in Mexico: 4
Number of other lawyers in Mexico: 9
Primary Contacts: Alison Baxter, Andrew Haynes, Charles Johnson
Number of partners in Brazil: 6
Number of other lawyers in Brazil: 4
Managing Partner: Luis Carlos Neira
Number of partners in Colombia: 4
Number of other lawyers in Colombia: 10
International Offices: Amsterdam, Athens, Bahrain, Bangkok, Beijing, Bogotá, Brisbane, Brussels, Calgary, Canberra, Cape Town, Caracas, Casablanca, Dar es Salaam, Dubai, Durban, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Jakarta (in association with Norton Rose Fulbright Australia), Johannesburg, London, Luxembourg, Melbourne, Mexico City, Milan, Monaco, Montréal, Moscow, Munich, Ottawa, Paris, Perth, Piraeus, Port Moresby, Québec, Rio de Janeiro, Riyadh (in association with Mohammed Al-Ghamdi Law Firm), Sao Paulo, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver and Warsaw. In Africa, Norton Rose Fulbright has alliances with firms in Kenya, Uganda, Burundi and Zimbabwe.
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm with deep roots in Latin America. It provides the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. Norton Rose Fulbright currently has more than 4,000 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across Latin America, Europe, the United States, Canada, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. In Latin America, Norton Rose Fulbright focuses on a wide range of practice areas, including energy transactions, regulatory, antitrust, tax, litigation, arbitration and investigations, corporate and commercial, banking and finance, employment and labour, administrative and public law.
Recognised for its industry focus, Norton Rose Fulbright is strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare. Wherever the firm does business, Norton Rose Fulbright operates in accordance with its global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. The firm aims to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of its offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.
Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss verein, helps coordinate the activities of Norton Rose Fulbright members but does not itself provide legal services to clients. Norton Rose Fulbright has offices in more than 50 cities worldwide, including London, Houston, Toronto, Sydney and Johannesburg.
Main Area of Practice:
Norton Rose Fulbright advises many of Latin America’s leading banks, asset managers, private equity firms and other financial investors and insurance companies in their domestic and international operations. The firm’s lawyers are renowned for their creative strategies and practical approach to solving clients’ issues.
Norton Rose Fulbright advises companies in all segments of the natural resources industry. The firm’s clients are engaged in resource exploration and extraction, project development, energy generation and transmission, transportation and commercialisation. Natural resources sectors served include oil and gas, mining, electricity and regulated utilities, water, wind, solar, geothermal and nuclear power. Norton Rose Fulbright is consistently ranked as one of the leading natural resources firms for delivery of legal services in Latin America.
Projects & Infrastructure:
Norton Rose Fulbright’s infrastructure experience is a key strength in Latin America. Major multinational corporations, commercial banks, government bodies, ECAs and multilaterals rely on the firm’s global infrastructure team for its wide range of experience, innovative approaches and deep knowledge. Norton Rose Fulbright’s lawyers have historically played integral roles in many of the region’s most significant infrastructure projects, particularly financing and privatisations.
Norton Rose Fulbright has a long-standing track record of innovation in the transport sector, with asset finance lawyers experienced in all forms of finance and leasing structures and dispute resolution, litigation specialists with knowledge of all forms of court and arbitration forums and a corporate capability spanning M&A, private equity, joint ventures, strategic alliances and other forms of business organisation.
Technology & Innovation:
Norton Rose Fulbright advises leading and emerging companies throughout the technology, business services, communications, media, entertainment and consumer markets sectors. The firm’s teams provide a global service to clients in both established and emerging markets.
Life Sciences & Healthcare:
Norton Rose Fulbright serves a range of innovative pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies as well as investors in the sector. The firm provides advice on the full range of legal issues that arise in the industry, from regulatory and compliance strategy to litigation and corporate transactions.