Criteria for Members

In looking for new members, LAWorld seeks:

  • Independent firms owned by their principals who are active in their practices
  • Medium sized in their jurisdictions with the ability to devote the personal attention of its partners to their clients
  • An entrepreneurial commercial approach to solving client problems
  • Active in the International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Broadly based commercial, corporate, business practices with litigation capabilities
  • Communicate electronically, with a committment to using the latest technology in the delivery of legal services and with their own, well maintained, website
  • Firms which have an international dimension to their practice with a determination to promote and develop international work to their existing and prospective clients
  • English speaking lawyers at a senior level, as well as lawyers speaking the language(s) of the host country and neighbouring countries
  • Attendance of the principals to the annual LAWorld Conference and to be active participants within the network.
  • Ideally not already members of another similar association

LAWorld News

Quito law firm promotes general practice lawyer to partner

DURINI & GUERRERO ABOGADOS,  LAWorld member firm in Quito, Ecuador is pleased to announce that it has recently promoted Emilio Suarez to Partner (pictured here)

"Emilio has a great track record since he started in the firm, demonstrating great professionalism and outstanding academic achievements" says Felipe Durini. "It was not difficult for our Board of Directors to confirm his admission as a partner".

Emilio is a qualified lawyer in general practice, with notable skills to deal with complex legal cases in the courts of instance, appeal and cassation, fenders on constitutional rights and guarantees in the Constitutional Court.  In his continuing professional practice, he also provides support on labor, civil and commercial law.

Emilio has extensive knowledge in public and private law, lecturing at several Ecuadoran universities in matters of reform that the legal system of Ecuador is experiencing.

DURINI & GUERRERO, ABOGADOS

Miembro FederaciĆ³n Interamerica de Abogados (FIA)

Phone: (593 2) 3938230 / 3938229

fdurini@dgalegal.com 

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