Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has been named Regional South American Practice of the Year for the third consecutive year in the Chambers Latin America Awards 2021, which recognizes top law firms following thorough research, including client feedback and achievements accomplished in the region during the year.

The international publication also awarded Estudio Echecopar, a member firm of Baker & McKenzie International, with the Client Service Award in Peru, highlighting the strength of the Firm and its ability to exceed client expectations.

Gustavo Boruchowicz, Chair of Baker McKenzie for Latin America, commented: "We are extremely proud to receive this award and feel very honored to obtain such positive feedback from our clients. I believe our success is rooted in the way we continue to work together as a team, especially during this ever changing and complex pandemic period, and not losing sight of our devotion to client satisfaction."

Juan Carlos de los Heros, Managing Partner of Estudio Echecopar in Peru added: "Client satisfaction is our most important metric because it ensures we are delivering our promise to provide customers with high level advice and industry-focused solutions. Receiving the Client Service Award in Peru once again is incredibly meaningful as it shows our people that the hard work they put in each day is being recognized within the industry."

With offices in Argentina, Brazil*, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela, Baker McKenzie advises startups, global conglomerates and multinationals on navigating legal and business challenges in the region. The Firm has also leaned even further into their commitment to innovation, I&D, and pro bono efforts.

*Baker McKenzie and Trench Rossi Watanabe have executed a strategic cooperation agreement for consulting on foreign law.

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