Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has been named Regional South American Practice of the Year for the fifth consecutive year in the Chambers Latin America Awards 2023, 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, member firm of Baker & McKenzie International, with the Client Service Award in Peru for the fourth straight year, highlighting the team's truly customer-focused approach, understanding the intersection between Peruvian and foreign law when it comes to cross-border work, and always being available and attentive to clients' needs. 

Gustavo Boruchowicz, Chair of Baker McKenzie for Latin America, commented: "Our goal is to become our clients' strategic allies driving change through custom solutions and innovative ideas wherever they need us. Our regional footprint remains unmatched and enables us to continually reimagine ourselves and renew our collective strength."

Juan Carlos de los Heros, Managing Partner of Estudio Echecopar in Peru added: "Receiving the Client Service Award in Peru for the fourth year in a row is a reflection of the hard work and expertise of our amazing team. We would like to extend a big thank you to our clients who take the time to provide feedback about their experience of our services and that motivate us to always deliver exceptional services and unparalleled legal advice."

With offices in Argentina, Brazil*, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela, Baker McKenzie advises global conglomerates and multinationals on navigating legal and business challenges in the region. The Firm continues to lean even further into their commitment to innovation, ID&E, 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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