202008.07
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Lina Uribe appointed as member of Affinitas’ Executive Committee

Affinitas is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Lina Uribe García to its Executive Committee, effective as of 1 August 2020. Lina is a partner of Affinitas’ Colombian member firm, Gómez-Pinzón, where she is a member of the Corporate/M&A and Energy & Natural Resources  practice groups. She represents clients in negotiations related to environmental…

202007.09
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Two new partner promotions at Barros & Errázuriz

Affinitas’ member Firm in Chile, Barros & Errázuriz, has elected two senior associates to the partnership effective January 1, 2020.  Enrique Barros, a member of the Financing & Infrastructure practice and Vicente Cordero, a member of the M&A/Corporate practice. Both of them have been with the Firm for more than 10 years and represent, together…

202005.08
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Comparative overviews assessing in the impact of COVID-19 across the countries of the Pacific Alliance

In a practical comparative overview, our four member firms answer 5 key questions on the labor impact and legal implications related to the health crisis generated by the COVID-19 pandemic across the countries of the Pacific Alliance. Visit Affinitas’ COVID-19 knowledge center for additional comparative overviews in various areas, offering concise updates of the different…

202005.04
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Two new Tax partners for Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes is proud to announce that two new partners leading a team of experts in the tax controversy, consulting and litigation practice have joined the Firm Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes is pleased to announce that two new partners leading a team of experts in the tax controversy, consulting and litigation practice have joined the…

202004.14
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IFLR: Americas Awards 2020

IFLR revealed its list of nominees for the Americas Awards 2020. These awards recognize legal innovations and deals of the year as well as the teams and firms behind them. Once again, Affinitas member firms are present in various categories, and we are proud to see   Barros & Errázuriz Abogados, Gómez-Pinzón, Mijares, Angoitia, Cortes y…

202003.30
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All Affinitas member firms recognized as Elite firms in Latin Lawyer 250

We are proud to announce that all four Affinitas member firms are included in the Latin Lawyer Elite 2020 list of leading law firms. This highly selective group only includes a handful of Firms per jurisdiction, representing the “cream of the crop” of law firms in the region. To compile the Latin Lawyer Elite  list,…

202003.23
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Analysis of the labor law impact of COVID-19

The Labor & Employment team of Affinitas has produced a comparative analysis of the most pressing questions and legal issues that result from the global pandemic caused by COVID-19 in the four jurisdictions of the Pacific Alliance. . This publication can be consulted here. Please note that the information presented in this overview was published…

202003.19
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COVID-19 Response

In light of the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the four countries in which Affinitas is present are taking specific actions to mitigate the spread of the corona virus. They also have specific regulations that will impact business operations in each country. Our member firms have reacted swiftly and are informing clients about these measures…

202002.20
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Affinitas maintains Band 1 ranking in Chambers Global 2020

We are proud to be included in Chambers and Partners Global 2020 guide, where Affinitas continues to be listed in Band 1 in the category Leading Regional Law Firm Networks. This is a closely integrated network comprising first-rate firms in Mexico, Peru, Colombia and Chile. The network focuses on assisting clients with transactional work in the M&A…