Lex Mundi in South America

With more than 1,100 lawyers on the ground in 10 South American countries, Lex Mundi is your World Ready partner in South America.

World Ready in Argentina

  • Agribusiness
  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate / M&A
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation & Arbitration
  • Public & Administrative Law
  • Estate & Construction
  • Tax

World Ready in Bolivia

  • Energy & Infrastructure
  • Corporate & Business
  • Banking & Financial
  • Agribusiness
  • Government Procurement
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor
  • Civil & commercial litigation

World Ready in Brazil

  • Antitrust Law
  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Compliance and Corporate Criminal Law
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Debt Restructuring, Corporate Reorganization and Bankruptcy
  • International Trade and Customs
  • Labor and Employment
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Tax

World Ready in Chile

  • Administrative and Constitutional
  • Transportation
  • Antitrust and competition
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate / M&A
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Insurance
  • Employment
  • Criminal and Administrative Penalties
  • Tax
  • Real Estate

World Ready in Colombia

  • Antitrust and Competition Law
  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Capital Markets, Securities and Private Equity
  • Corporate M&A
  • Customs and International Trade
  • Infrastructure and Public Utilities
  • Labor and Employment
  • Litigation, Arbitration and Insolvency
  • Natural Resources and Environment
  • Real Estate, Urban Regulation, Hotels and Agribusiness
  • Tax, Trust and Estate
  • Telecommunications, Media, and Technology

World Ready in Ecuador

  • Competition and Antitrust
  • Banking and Financial
  • Compliance and Anti-corruption
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Infrastructure and Real Estate
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Tax

World Ready in Paraguay

  • Corporate Law /M&A
  • Banking & Finance /Insurance & Reinsurance
  • Administrative and Regulatory Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Energy, Resources & Environmental Law
  • Tax Law and Maquila
  • Dispute Resolution and Litigation
  • Maritime and Air Law
  • Investment Projects
  • Real Estate & Construction

World Ready in Peru

  • Corporate M&A
  • Competition & Antitrust
  • Compliance & White Collar Crime
  • Banking & Finance
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property
  • Insurance & Reinsurance
  • Labor & Immigration Law
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Real Estate
  • Tax

World Ready in Uruguay

  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate /M&A
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Labour & Employment Law
  • Tax
  • Real Estate
  • Energy
  • Intellectual Property

World Ready in Venezuela

  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor Law
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Public Law & Regulatory
  • Tax Law

World Ready for Your Opportunities and Challenges in South America

Through its growing infrastructure development, strengthening of agriculture exports, enforcement of new trade agreements and the arrival of new foreign investors, South America has become a hub of progress and globalization.

For more than 25 years, Lex Mundi member firms in South America have worked seamlessly together to offer coordinated, cross-border legal advice to clients. Through our World Ready network, top-tier firms build deep relationships among specialist lawyers to make shared investments in three key areas:

  • Training for partners and associates in up-to-date transaction and project management skills
  • Sharing know-how in connection with legal issues, deal trends and global markets, and
  • Strengthening capabilities for seamless cross-border execution.

Our Top Tier Rankings in the Region

  • Chambers & Partners: 10 out of 10 Member Firms classified internationally as Top Ranked Firms
  • Legal 500: 10 out of 10 Member Firms classified internationally as Top Ranked Firms
  • IFLR 1000: 10 out of 10 Member Firms classified internationally as Top Ranked Firms

Indigenous Insight

Each Lex Mundi member firm is an expert in its jurisdiction and has in-depth knowledge and understanding of its respective markets—how those markets were developed, their peculiarities, their drivers and their rules and regulations. And, because member firms have extensive local industry expertise they are able to shape informed and innovative strategies for you in any key sector or industry.

Seamless Cross-Border Service

Doing business in South American markets requires an understanding of the legal systems at work across the region, coupled with seamless cross-border legal service. Based on longstanding working relationships around the world and guided by Lex Mundi’s seamless service protocols, Lex Mundi member firms are able to assemble experienced client teams to deliver multijurisdictional solutions. These teams allow you to work with a single member law firm while benefiting from the broad, deep local expertise, know-how and connections of multiple Lex Mundi member firms.

Together Lex Mundi member firms provide extensive coverage and on-the-ground expertise anywhere your business needs to go in South America.


Contact Us


For more information or to inquire about a matter, please contact Jorge Carrillo, Lex Mundi Head of Business Development & Strategy, Latin America (Tel: +571.346.2011 Ext. 8249).