In its annual "Top Law Firms" rankings for 2019, Latin America business news and analysis service Latinvex ranked White & Case Number 1 in Latin American Arbitration. Building from a position of strength, the Firm added partners focused on Latin American arbitration in its Houston and Miami offices, in addition to Latin America-focused promotions in Washington, DC. This is the third year in a row that Latinvex has named White & Case the top firm for arbitration in Latin America.
Latinvex also named three White & Case partners in its annual list of the "Top 100 Lawyers" in Latin America, including Head of Latin American Arbitration Jonathan C. Hamilton (Washington, DC), Taisa Markus (New York) for capital markets and banking and finance, and Sabrena Silver (New York) for banking and finance.
"White & Case has developed over many years a platform for collaboration across offices and practices spanning deals and disputes in Latin America," commented Hamilton. "We are glad to see the market taking notice."
Latinvex determines its rankings based on factors such as scope and prominence of work and the number and type of staff allocated to Latin America at the firm, matter value and the evaluations of clients and peers.