Legal 500 Latin America 2022 guide recognizes lawyers, practice groups

United States Press release - Recognition November 1, 2021

Legal 500 has recognized five Norton Rose Fulbright practice groups and 11 lawyers in their 2022 Latin America guide. 

Norton Rose Fulbright’s Mexico office was ranked for their work in Energy and Natural Resources and Projects and Infrastructure. César Fernández (Mexico City) was named a Next Generation Partner for his work in Energy and Natural Resources in Mexico. Fernandez also was recommended for his work in Projects and Infrastructure. Among international firms practicing in Latin America, Norton Rose Fulbright was recognized in Banking and Finance, International ArbitrationProjects and Energy.

Michael McCourt (São Paulo) was recognized as a Banking and Finance Next Generation Partner, while Mark Baker (Houston) was listed as a Leading Individual in International Arbitration. Raquel Bierzwinsky (New York and Mexico City) was named a Leading Individual in Projects and Energy. She also was recognized in Banking and Finance, Energy and Natural Resources and Projects and Infrastructure. Rankings are based on firm submissions that highlight significant matters handled during the last year and feedback from thousands of interviews conducted with lawyers and clients throughout the world.

Legal 500, a prominent research and publishing organization, researches each key market—nationally and internationally—to evaluate law firm practice areas. The publication series has been circulated for more than 20 years and provides worldwide coverage on legal service providers in more than 100 countries.

Recognized practice groups 

Practice area Region
Banking and Finance International firms in Latin America
International Arbitration International firms in Latin America
Projects and Energy International firms in Latin America
Energy and Natural Resources      Mexico
Projects and Infrastructure Mexico

 

Recognized individuals

Individual Practice Area(s)
Todd Alexander Projects and Energy
Mark Baker International Arbitration
Alison Baxter Banking and Finance
Raquel Bierzwinsky                 Banking and Finance
Energy and Natural Resources  
Projects and Energy
Projects and Infrastructure
Sarah Devine Projects and Energy
César Fernández Energy and Natural Resources  
Projects and Energy
Projects and Infrastructure
Hernán González Energy and Natural Resources  
Projects and Energy
Projects and Infrastructure
Jeremy Hushon Projects and Energy
Charles Johnson Banking and Finance
Projects and Energy
Michael McCourt Banking and Finance
Daniel Spencer Banking and Finance
Projects and Energy