The Law Society is holding a Latin America briefing for members across the Midlands who are active or interested in the Latin America region.
Expert speakers will provide intelligence on potential market access and growth sectors across Latin America.
The programme will provide delegates with country overviews, including market activity and practice rights for foreign lawyers, in jurisdictions including Brazil, Colombia, Mexico and Central America.
The second session shifts the focus to growth sectors across Latin American as a whole, including:
- Shipping / maritime
- Insurance and reinsurance
14:00 - 14:25 Registration and refreshments
14:25 - 14:30 Opening remarks
Speaker: To be confirmed
14:30 - 15:40 Market overview
Chair: Amanda Pinto QC, chair, Bar Council International Committee
Mexico: Yves Hayaux Du Tilly, partner, Nader Hayaux & Goebel and Mexican Chamber of Commerce
Brazil: Vitoria Nabas, counsellor, Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain and founding partner, Nabas International
Central America: Ana Irene Delgado, managing partner, Solis Endara Guevaera Delgado London office
Colombia: speaker tbc
16:00 - 17:10 Growth sectors and opportunities Q&A Forum
This forum will see tailored questions from the chair followed by the opportunity for delegates to ask questions.
Ben Stevenson, Policy Adviser for the Americas, Law Society of England and Wales (Chair)
Ana Irene Delgado, Managing Partner, Solis Endara Delgado & Guevera London office
Tania Hoyos, Executive Director, British and Colombia Chamber of Commerce
Frederico Singarajah, barrister, Hardwicke Chambers and secretary, Lex Anglo Brasil
Representative from the Mexican Chamber of Commerce
17:10 - 18:30 Drinks reception
Venue: Mills and Reeve, 78-84 Colmore Row, Birmingham B3 2AB
Date: Thursday, 20th April - 14.00 - 18.30
This event is free to attend.
Please register here.