Paul Hastings Ranked in Top 3 International Law Firms by Latinvex

March 22, 2021

New York and Sao Paulo – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that the firm has again been ranked in the Top 3 of Latinvex’s 2021 list of top international law firms operating in the LatAm region.

In addition to being ranked #3 overall, the firm is ranked in six categories in Latinvex’s Latin America: Top International Law Firms 2021 rankings, including #1 in Project Finance, and in Capital Markets (2), Banking & Finance (2), Real Estate (3), Corporate/M&A (5), and Energy (6).

In addition to the above practice area rankings, five lawyers were recognized among Latinvex’s list of Top 100 Lawyers in Latin America of 2020, including: Arturo CarrilloMichael FitzgeraldJoy GallupRobert Kartheiser, and Cathleen McLaughlin.

“This recognition from Latinvex is the culmination of Paul Hastings’ continued focus on developing the leading Latin America practice throughout the region, including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and Uruguay with broad strength in M&A, Banking and Finance, Project Finance, and Capital Markets,” said Mike Fitzgerald, chair of the firm’s Latin America practice. “With the addition of Jon Kellner and David Flechner now anchoring our Sao Paulo office, the practice is poised for future growth.

Latinvex ranks firms and practitioners based on a combination of factors, including value, prominence and scope of work and, and importantly, market feedback (references among clients and peers). This is the fifth consecutive year that the firm has been ranked in Latinvex’s Top 3 international law firms.

At Paul Hastings, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms.

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