Latin America

With a deep understanding of markets and laws across the region, the Debevoise Latin America team offers clients effective solutions for a range of challenges and opportunities.

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Debevoise recognized as a top tier firm for Corporate Crime & Investigations and International Arbitration in Latin America by Chambers Global (2022) and Chambers Latin America (2023). Also recommended by Chambers Global (2022) for Mergers & Acquisitions Latin America-wide.

Top-ranked for International Arbitration and Compliance & Investigations in Latin America by The Legal 500 Latin America (2022) and also recognized for Corporate/M&A.

Outstanding practice group offering top-tier advice

Chambers Global, 2022

Has a deep knowledge and understanding of Latin America and its team is sophisticated, experienced and creative.

Their strategic vision and business intelligence make them very good strategists who really understand what the client needs.

Debevoise & Plimpton’s technical team of lawyers with experience in Latin America is ideal to handle multi-jurisdictional transactions and regulatory projects.

Debevoise & Plimpton are practical and balanced in their support and guidance. They are honest and have integrity.

They are able to provide an experienced and commercial view of the pros and cons of various different approaches.

They are extremely dedicated and easy to work with.

Chambers Latin America, 2022-2023

Great experience, with a lot of expertise and depth of analysis. An elite practice.

Extraordinary speed of response with depth. Very good knowledge of the issues and realities of Latin America.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2022

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Our Team

Over 20 partners, several counsel and over 30 associates spend a significant amount of time on Latin American matters. Many of them speak Spanish or Portuguese. Our partners are active in Latin American and Spanish bars, chambers of commerce and trade associations.

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International Associate Program

Debevoise’s relationships in the region are complemented by the firm’s International Associate Program. Debevoise regularly hosts international associates from major Latin American law firms that work on a rotating basis.

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