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Latin America Practice

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Greenberg Traurig’s award-winning Latin America Practice draws on resources from our offices in ChicagoHoustonLos Angeles, Mexico CityMiamiNew YorkWashington D.C., and elsewhere around the world, bringing together a multidisciplinary team of more than 120 lawyers to help clients identify and capitalize on business opportunities in Latin America, the Iberian Peninsula, and the Caribbean. As the only global law firm founded in Miami, Greenberg Traurig is inextricably linked to Latin America. Since its beginning, GT has represented many of the family enterprises that are today among Latin America’s largest companies. By addressing real-world problems for clients on a regular basis, our team has developed a breadth of experience that sets us apart. Additionally, for more than 20 years we have sponsored a foreign associate program that invites Latin American lawyers to practice with us, which greatly enriches our resources and regional network.

Practice Highlights & Industry Sectors

Leveraging decades of experience, our team has worked on some of the region’s most important deals and transactions in nearly every Latin American and Caribbean jurisdiction across a broad range of industries, including: Agribusiness, Airlines, Financial Institutions & Insurance, Food & Beverage, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Manufacturing & Heavy Industries, Real Estate, Telecom & Media, among others.

Our Latin America team works closely with attorneys across all of our practice groups, including our Corporate, M&A, Capital Markets, Banking & Finance, Regulatory & Compliance, Energy & Infrastructure, Restructuring & Bankruptcy, Immigration & Compliance, and International Arbitration & Litigation teams.

Latin America Practice Industry Recognition

GT practice areas are consistently recognized in the various guides published by Chambers & Partners, including Chambers Latin AmericaChambers Global and Chambers USA, as well as in The Legal 500 Latin America guide. Other recent distinctions include:

  • Recognized, Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Competition/Antitrust, Compliance, Corporate Crime & Investigations, Corporate/M&A, Energy & Natural Resources, Projects, Real Estate – Latin America-wide/Mexico, Chambers and Partners Latin America Guide, 2023
  • Recognized, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, City Focus: Miami, Competition and Antitrust, Compliance and Investigations, Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Projects and Energy, Real Estate – International Firms/Mexico, The Legal 500 Latin America Guide, 2023
  • Selected, “Recommended Firm,” Latin Lawyer 250 Guide, 2022