Ropes & Gray Attorneys Named Among Latin America’s Top 100 Lawyers for Third Year in a Row by Latinvex

Rankings & Awards
May 31, 2022

Litigation & enforcement partners Nick Berg and María González Calvet, and asset management partner Matt Posthuma have been named to Latin America’s Top 100 Lawyers of 2022 by Latinvex. This is the third year in a row Ropes & Gray attorneys have been recognized for their presence and work in Latin America. 

Latinvex also ranked Ropes & Gray among the top international law firms in Latin America in 2021, increasing the firm’s overall ranking to 11th out of more than 100 international law firms in its annual ranking. The firm also made strides in subcategories, ranking 1st for Tax; 3rd for Aviation; 4th for FCPA, Fraud & Investigations; 6th for Real Estate; and 13th for Corporate/M&A.

This significant achievement builds upon recent recognition for the firm’s presence in Latin America including The Legal 500 Latin America, which ranked Ropes & Gray as a leading international firm in Corporate and M&A. In addition, Chambers Latin America ranked Ropes & Gray band 3 for Corporate Crime & Investigations.

In compiling its list of top attorneys, Latinvex evaluates an attorney’s recent track record handling major matters, prominence in Latin America, and recognition from third parties, including Chambers and Legal 500.

Ropes & Gray is actively involved in some of Latin America’s largest deals; routinely conducts pre- and post-acquisition anti-corruption diligence for portfolio company targets; and serves as the primary anti-corruption counsel for several large, multinational private equity firms for their global transactions.