Chambers Latin America 2017 Recognizes Akin Gump Practice and Lawyers

(Washington, D.C.) – Chambers and Partners, in its 2017 edition of Chambers Latin America – Latin America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, has recognized Akin Gump and its lawyers as leaders in the areas of Projects and Energy & Natural Resources. Chambers Latin America covers 20 jurisdictions and spans Mexico; Central America; the islands of Cuba, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico; and all Spanish and Portuguese-speaking countries on the South American subcontinent.

In the category Latin America-wide – Energy & Natural Resources, the firm is ranked and noted as having a “super team that you can really rely on.” Akin Gump global project finance partner Dino Barajas and oil and gas partner Steve Otillar are ranked in this category as well.

Mr. Barajas is also ranked in the categories Latin America-wide – Projects and USA – Projects for his renewable and infrastructure project financing work in Latin America.

These recognitions follow the firm’s recent rankings in The Legal 500 Latin America 2016 for its Latin American energy and projects work. To learn more, please click here.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 attorneys in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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