The DLA Piper Latin America team provides full-service legal advice to national and multinational companies with interests and operations throughout the region. Our approach, to advise clients comprehensively, combines local knowledge with the resources of DLA Piper's global platform.
With over 450 lawyers practicing throughout Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, and Puerto Rico, in addition to our US-based cross-border attorneys, our teams frequently work with our professionals throughout the LatAm region, Iberian Peninsula, and around the globe.
Several of our lawyers were born, raised and educated in the region and are fluent in Spanish and/or Portuguese. Many of them have also practiced law in both the United States and Latin America and are intimately familiar with the civil law systems and the cultural and legal nuances necessary to do business successfully in the region.
Our strategic relationships throughout Latin America enable us to provide our clients with practical and meaningful legal advice. DLA Piper's global platform, with over 90 offices in more than 40 countries, allows us to serve all of our clients' legal needs, both for those based in Latin America and those wishing to do business there.
The United States, specifically New York and Florida, have deep economic and cultural ties to Latin America. Our U.S.-based team of Latin American professionals regularly acts as lead counsel on a wide range of cross-border matters in Latin America, ranging from complex capital markets, finance and M&A matters to public-private partnerships and market entry and establishment matters.
Martínez de Hoz & Rueda (MHR) is a full-service powerhouse based in Argentina that combines the undisputed leadership of the country’s best energy team with the prominent expertise and experience of corporate, finance, dispute resolution, tax and regulatory lawyers.
Our lawyers have been playing a key role in the Argentine legal market for more than 30 years. MHR's acclaimed first-class services are based on:
A deep industry-specific knowledge
Solid transactional experience and capabilities
Innovative and sound legal advice
Optimally staffed teams and tech solutions to deliver efficient and added value outcomes.
MHR is headquartered in Buenos Aires, and is the only national firm in Argentina with an office in the Vaca Muerta region (province of Neuquén). MHR also has an office in Montevideo (Uruguay) with a full-time based team to serve clients with their legal needs across Latin America, particularly on their transactional and dispute resolution matters.
Bruchou & Funes de Rioja is recognized as a leading law firm in Argentina providing a full range of highly specialized and value-added legal services covering all the areas of practice required for doing business in Argentina.
With a multidisciplinary approach, our full-fledged platform moves forward to provide our clients with creative and sophisticated legal advice as required by the current challenges of business dynamics.
Our vision of enhanced specialization in the different practices allows us to deliver expedite services with a solid knowledge and know-how that best suits our clients' needs through our experienced teams and the support of our technological, knowledge management, quality assurance and innovative infrastructure in place.
As the legal services market continues to evolve, we are committed to being at the forefront of legal and business trends promoting a sustainable approach to business with a focus on teamwork, strategic thinking, and commitment towards strict ethical standards and our core values.
Founded in 1897, Beccar Varela is a leading full-service law firm in Argentina. With its main office in the heart of Buenos Aires, a branch in northern Buenos Aires, and an office in the free trade zone in Montevideo, Uruguay, it advises local and international clients on all areas of corporate law across all industries, including cross-border and ESG strategies. The team consists of over 160 lawyers specializing in different areas of law, many of whom have studied or worked in the world’s business capitals. The firm is a member of the United Nations Global Compact and committed to pro bono and diversity and inclusion initiatives.