About Chambers Latin America
Chambers Latin America ranks and reviews the top law firms and lawyers across the region, offering market-leading insights for those looking to discover the most suitable providers of legal services.
The rankings for the guide are based on the in-depth research our dedicated team of researchers conduct throughout the year, all designed to help individuals make informed decisions when purchasing legal services.
Firms of all sizes and across leading and key practice areas are covered within the legal rankings.
For a look at our methodology and submissions process, please visit our methodology page here.
How-to Chambers: Latin America (Spanish)
The Chambers Latin America 2022 in-depth research ran from September 2021 to May 2022.
New Practice Areas covered in Latin America 2022
Chambers Latin America covers a total of 19 jurisdictions, spanning Mexico; Central America and the Caribbean, as well as all Spanish-speaking countries in South America. We also provide coverage through our Central America-wide and International Counsel sections.
Including Cuba and Puerto Rico
1 Regional section
1 International section
2 New sections
Dominican Republic: Tax
For the Latin America guide 2022, the Latin America-wide chapter has been renamed, and is now known as International Counsel. It will continue covering Project Finance, Banking and Finance, Corporate M&A, Capital Markets, International Arbitration, Corporate Investigations, and Insurance. The Latin America-wide chapter will remain for the Legal networks ranking.
Latin America 2022 Submissions
The increase in work we have seen in the Latin America region over the last year has also meant an increase in the participation of law firms in our research
(More than 10% YoY)
(56,041 for Guide 2021)
Gender Diversity in Latin America 2022
We continuously strive to partner with all law firms to ensure diversity and inclusion plays an important part in their practice, to ensure their women partners and associates are included in our research process, as D&I are some of our key values within our rankings.
5 Practice Areas with an Increase of Women's Presence
• 15% increase of women lawyers in Banking & Finance
• 27% increase of women lawyers in Labour/Employment
• 43% increase of women lawyers in IP
• 14% increase of women lawyers in Corporate/M&A
Legal Topics for Chambers Latin America
Diversity and Inclusion statement
Read our statement to learn about how we have worked to ensure diversity is a key factor when conducting research for our rankings and the positive stats we have seen in this edition of our legal rankings.
Meet the Research and Editorial team
PRACTICE AREACHILE: An Introduction to Bankruptcy/Restructuring
By Nelson Contador & Compañía Abogados