Find the top lawyers and law firms in the Chambers Latin America guide. Chambers uses in-depth research to rank the top law firms and lawyers across Latin America. Chambers rankings provide the most reliable recommendations, to help you make an informed decision when purchasing legal services. Please see our methodology page for further information on how we carry out our research.
The research for Chambers Latin America 2022 has closed and the results will be published on 26 August 2021. The research schedule for our next edition, Chambers Latin America 2023, can be viewed here.
Please note that our "Latin America-wide" chapter is now called "International Counsel" and that we will be researching two new areas this year: Public Law in both Ecuador and Mexico. For more information, or if you have any questions, please contact [email protected]
The Chambers Latin America 2021 in-depth research ran from September 2019 to May 2020.
Chambers Latin America covers a total of 20 jurisdictions, spanning Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean and Brazil, as well as all Spanish-speaking countries in South America. We also provide regional coverage through our Latin America-wide and Central America-wide sections. There are a total of 240 practice areas covered.
We cover at least two practice areas in each jurisdiction and our largest jurisdiction, Brazil, boasts 41 specialist practice areas. Brazil and Mexico also contain regional tables, reflecting the work of firms based all over their respective countries.
Our Central America-wide section ranks law firms based in Central America who carry out work across the isthmus. Whereas the Latin America-wide sections rank international counsel working on Latin American matters across the region.
This release includes:
Corporate M&A in Brazil is now divided into two separate rankings.
PRACTICE AREABRAZIL: An Introduction to Brazil: Tax
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PRACTICE AREABRAZIL: An Introduction to Real Estate
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PRACTICE AREAMEXICO: An Introduction to Environment
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PRACTICE AREABRAZIL: An Introduction to Corporate/Commercial: South East: Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo
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