The current study “Latin America: Foreign Investor Survey 2017” is, as its name suggests, the result of a survey carried out by Attitude Consulting in the last months of 2016 between lawyers from some of the main business law firms operating in the region
The responses are encouraging and demonstrate the dynamism of the Re-gion and the real efforts being made to create an adequate framework that will effectively attract foreign investors beyond some claims not accompanied by politics and serious structures of which the Region has been accused of in the past.
The implosion of King &Wood Mallesons is a cautionary tale for mega-firms created by rapacious consolidation. No matter its organizational structure, firm success is principally derived from client satisfaction, not size, aggregate revenues, or branding. Meteoric growth–without more–often results in cataclysmic falls. History has confirmed this and will again.
17 Dec. 2016_Forbes