The 2021 Legal 500 Latin America guide recognizes lawyers, practice groups

Global Press release - Business October 12, 2020

The 2021 Legal 500 Latin America directory has ranked Norton Rose Fulbright in five practice groups: International firms: Banking and finance; International firms: International arbitration; International firms: Projects and energy; Mexico – Energy and natural resources; and Mexico – Projects and infrastructure.

Additionally, 23 Norton Rose Fulbright lawyers have been recognized for their vast experience across Latin America, including Mark Baker (Houston), who has been named a leading individual for his work in International firms: International arbitration. Additionally, Rachel Crouch (Washington, DC) has been recognized as a Rising Star in International firms: Projects and energy; and Michael McCourt (São Paulo) has been named a next generation partner in International firms: Banking and finance.

This year's rankings are based on firm submissions which highlight significant matters handled during the last year, as well as feedback from thousands of interviews conducted with lawyers and clients throughout the world.

The Legal 500, a prominent research and publishing organization, conducts research in 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
Energy and natural resources Mexico
International arbitration International firms
Projects and infrastructure Mexico
Projects and energy International firms


Recognized individuals