Washington, DC, April 13, 2022 – Miller & Chevalier, along with nine leading Latin American law firms, are pleased to announce the launch of the ComplianceLatam digital platform. The platform will serve as a one-stop meeting place for users to exchange ideas regarding compliance best practices and corporate governance structures and the development of strong organizational foundations in leading companies in the region.
Miller & Chevalier and Latin American companies will collaborate on the platform, with leading voices on topics such as environment, social and governance (ESG), anti-corruption, antitrust, protection data and privacy, consumer protection, business and labor compliance, regulatory compliance, tax compliance, corporate governance, corporate culture and human rights. He will also focus on compliance in the technology, fintech and venture capital sectors.
“We see this as a unique opportunity for law firms and in-house professionals in Latin America to share ideas and learn from each other’s experiences. We look forward to participating and attending various events focused on compliance challenges that businesses in the region are facing and to consider together how best to address those challenges,” said Jeffrey Lehtman, Fellow at Miller & Chevalier.
“Our platform is oriented to deliver relevant content with regional reach to enable compliance officers, legal officers, business leaders and other key stakeholders to make better decisions. We seek to be a space for continuous, close and collaborative consultation, which allows us to create joint value,” said Rodrigo Albagli, partner at the Chilean law firm Albagli Zaliasnik, which is spearheading this initiative.
Besides Miller & Chevalier, ComplianceLatam founding firms include: Albagli Zaliasnik (Chile), Basham, Ringe y Correa (Mexico), Estudio Beccar Varela (Argentina), BLP Legal (Central America), Bustamante Fabara Abogados (Ecuador), CPB Abogados (Peru), Demarest Advogados (Brazil), Ferrere Abogados (Uruguay, Paraguay and Bolivia) and Posse Herrera Ruiz Legal (Colombia).
Learn more about ComplianceLatam at www.compliancelatam.legal and on LinkedIn and YouTube.
About Miller & Chevalier
Founded in 1920, Miller & Chevalier is a Washington, D.C. law firm with a global perspective and leading practices in tax, litigation, international law, employee benefits (including ERISA), defense white-collar and internal investigations, and government affairs. Miller & Chevalier is a leading firm with a strong focus on targeted areas that interact with the federal government. Over the past three years, the firm’s lawyers have represented more than 40% of the Fortune 100, a quarter of the Fortune 500, and approximately 30% of the Global 100. Based in Washington, D.C., a significant number of the firm’s lawyers have a held leadership positions in the US government and authored many regulations that they currently help clients navigate. For more information about the firm, visit www.millerchevalier.com.
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