Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Raymundo Enriquez, Chairman of Baker & McKenzie's Latin America Regional Council.
The addition of Estudio Echecopar in Peru is expected to boost Baker & McKenzie's business in Latin America. (Photo: Estudio Echecopar)
Brazil and Mexico are driving growth, but the firm expects Peru to boost future business.
BY JOACHIM BAMRUD
US-based Baker & McKenzie, the world’s largest law firm by revenues and number of attorneys, attributes its record billings and revenues to double-digit growth in Latin America in the fiscal year which ended in June.
“These gains in our revenue were driven primarily by double-digit growth in Latin America and a more modest single-digit increase in Asia Pacific,” says Raymundo Enriquez, the Mexico City-based Chairman of the firm’s Latin America Regional Council.
Behind that growth in Latin America are strong gains in ...
Keywords: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela