Squire Patton Boggs Recognized as a Leading International Law Firm in Latin America by The Legal500 Latin America, IFLR1000

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    Legal directories The Legal500 Latin America and IFLR1000 have highly recommended Squire Patton Boggs as an international law firm in Latin America, noting it as “a leading player in the region.”

    The firm received top-tier placements in four practice areas in the 2021 edition of The Legal500 Latin America:

    Dominican Republic: Corporate and Finance
    Dominican Republic: Dispute Resolution
    Dominican Republic: Real Estate and Tourism
    Latin America: International Firms: Projects and Energy

    The publication notes the Squire Patton Boggs Santo Domingo office as the “only large US firm with an office in the country … stand[ing] out for its extensive office network and its track record in high-profile transactions” throughout the region. The department is “very strong in regulatory compliance work, project finance, asset-based financing and large-scale M&A” and “singled out for its strong capabilities in commercial litigation.” The Legal500 guide also recognized the firm’s “deep links to Latin America, notably in renewable energy, oil and gas, and infrastructure projects in Mexico and beyond.”

    Squire Patton Boggs lawyers ranked to The Legal500 Latin America 2021 guide:

    Leading Individuals

    Alejandro Peña-Prieto: Dominican Republic: Corporate and Finance

    Next Generation Partners

    Rhina Martinez Brea: Dominican Republic: Corporate Finance
    Carolina Soto Hernández: Dominican Republic: Dispute Resolution

    Rising Stars

    Sarah Roa: Dominican Republic: Dispute Resolution

    Recommended Lawyers

    Dominican Republic: Corporate and Finance

    Alejandro Peña-Prieto
    Pedro Gamundi
    Awilda Alcántara-Bourdier
    Miguel Cano
    Joey Núñez Aybar

    Dominican Republic: Dispute Resolution

    Pedro Gamundi
    Carolina Soto Hernández
    Francisco Batlle
    Sarah Roa

    Dominican Republic: Real Estate and Tourism

    Alejandro Peña-Prieto
    Pedro Gamundi
    Rhina Martinez Brea
    Joey Núñez Aybar

    International Firms: Latin America: Projects and Energy

    Alvaro Mestre
    Paul O’Hop
    Alejandro Peña-Prieto

    In the 2021 edition of IFLR1000 the Santo Domingo office has been awarded Tier 1 rankings in the categories of “Financial and Corporate” and “Project Development.”

    The IFLR1000 guide also recognizes four Santo Domingo partners as Leading Lawyers: Alejandro Peña-Prieto, Pedro Gamundi, Awilda Alcántara-Bourdier and Rhina Martinez.

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