Chambers Latin America 2020

Chambers Latin America 2021 ranks 13 Jones Day practices and 16 lawyers

The 2021 edition of Chambers Latin America recognizes Jones Day in 13 practice rankings and honors 16 Firm lawyers, including a Band 1 ranking for Guillermo E. Larrea in Chambers' Compliance category for Mexico, and Arturo de la Parra was recognized as an Associate to Watch. Highlights from the 2021 edition also include:

Latin America-wide rankings across four practice areas:

  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate Crime & Investigations
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Project Finance

Mexico rankings across nine practice areas:

  • Banking & Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Competition/Antitrust
  • Compliance
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Dispute Resolution: Civil & Commercial Litigation
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Environment
  • Projects

Numerous accounts of clients acclaiming Jones Day’s "high quality of work and meticulous approach to tasks," ability to "take on issues as if they were their own," "deep bench of Spanish-speaking lawyers," " … great team of lawyers who take real interests in their clients’ needs and are always available" and "focused on providing the desired results under significant time pressure."

Additional comments include:

  • "Eminent team in the compliance arena, providing renowned services in anti-corruption matters such as training sessions and internal investigations. Also able to assist with the local law elements of cross-border investigations."
  • "They are really responsive and make us feel very well supported, going way beyond what we were expecting."
  • "Excellent service," highlighting the team's "responsiveness, high-quality feedback and ability to provide consistently prompt and on-point answers."

The Chambers Latin America rankings, based on interviews with lawyers and clients, look at a broad range of qualities, including legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness, diligence, and commitment to the client, to provide an independent assessment of counsel throughout the region.

Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,500 lawyers in 42 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.