Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has again earned top rankings in Chambers Latin America’s 2024 guide of leading international law firms. The firm continued its longstanding Band 1 rankings in International Arbitration and Corporate Crime & Investigations and its Band 2 ranking for Corporate/M&A. With respect to Corporate Crime & Investigations, Debevoise was one of only two firms to earn a Band 1 ranking.
Chambers’ market researchers recognized Debevoise for its “outstanding practice group offering top-tier advice on corporate crime and investigations involving Latin America” and for its “long-standing experience in dealing with complex, cross-border investigations and compliance issues.” Additionally, Chambers notes that Debevoise “enjoys a prestigious international arbitration practice with an outstanding reputation for handling sophisticated disputes throughout the region.” The firm’s Corporate/M&A team received recognition for its “ability to handle complex and sophisticated issues, giving creative and timely solutions to all the challenges that arise in an M&A deal.”
In addition to these practice rankings, Chambers recognized six Debevoise lawyers for their distinguished work in Latin America including partners Mark W. Friedman, Andrew M. Levine, Maurizio Levi-Minzi, Ina Popova, Dietmar Prager and Laura Sinisterra.
Debevoise’s Latin America practice combines top-tier disputes and white collar skills, broad transactional capabilities and a savvy understanding of the region. For over 50 years, the practice has represented some of the most sophisticated and respected conglomerates, corporations, asset managers, investors and families in Latin America.