Recognitions to BSTL and its Lawyers, 2012
Ranking of the Top global firms
Barrera Siqueiros y Torres Landa (BSTL) is recognized in the most prestigious international publications and ranks among the best law firms in Mexico.
After a deep research focused on distinguishing the most outstanding law firms, practice areas and lawyers in the past year: Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500 and Best Lawyers; publications that set standards in the legal world, distinguish BSTL and its lawyers.
Leaders in Intellectual Property
Acquisition International Legal Awards recognizes the legal teams that keep doing what they do best amid on-going global economic uncertainty.
Barrera, Siqueiros y Torres Landa S.C., stands as leading law firm in Intellectual Property with the “Mexican Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year (2012)” because the firm has been able to position and differentiate by constant innovation and first class service to their clients. According to the publication, the key to their success has been the ability to adapt and act creatively in any business challenge.
Jane Peter, Chief Coordinator of the AI Legal Awards, underlined the following: “Our legal awards winners are leaders in their respective fields, and crucially, are nominated by their clients and their peers. This certainly is the result of their excellence”.
Pro Bono Merit Award
The Gala Pro Bono of the Appleseed Mexico Foundation and Red Pro bono Mexico took place on November 27, 2012. Barrera, Siqueiros y Torres Landa was recognized and awarded for building a Pro-Bono culture in its offices and by its important work on this sector.
The Pro Bono Merit Award 2012, was given to BSTL for the performance of an exemplary in its Pro bono legal work and advice to non-profits associations, people, sectors or regions with limited resources and to vulnerable groups.
The Pro Bono BSTL´s Committee is integrated by Hugo Hernández-Ojeda and Bernardo Herrerías, as well as Lila Gasca (specialist lawyer devoted to Pro bono matters and Corporate Social Responsibility).
With such an important event in the legal community, Reforma newspaper published a special coverage highlighting the achievements made by BSTL each year and which we will continue strengthening.
Barrera, Siqueiros y Torres Landa wins the competition for best internal practices, organized by Chambers & Partners, Women in Law
Chambers & Partners, one of the most important legal publications worldwide, recognizes Barrera Siqueiros y Torres Landa (BSTL), as leading law firm in Mexico, for their gender diversity initiatives and mentoring practices. BSTL has also been nominated, among three other law firms in Mexico, for Best Gender Diversity Initiative category, for the creation and maintenance of policies and initiatives aimed to promotion, recognition and retention of female talent.
To visit the shortlist to this nomination, please visit: http://www.chambersandpartners.com/latin-america-wil-awards
Nominated to Law Firm of the Year
Barrera, Siqueiros y Torres Landa, S.C. is nominated among the most prestigious law firms in Mexico, appearing in the list: “Mexico Law Firm of the Year” by Chambers & Partners Latin America. One of the most important publications for law firms with international presence.
Corporate INTL Global Awards 2012
Corporate INTL, recognized Barrera, Siqueiros y Torres Landa S.C., with the award "Oil & Gas Law, Firm of the Year in Mexico", in its Global Awards 2012, for being one of the most outstanding international law firms.
InterContinental Finance Magazine 2012 Global Awards
InterContinental Finance Magazine has always been interested in recognizing the different law firms around the world that despite the current economic and financial challenges, manage to excel within their field.
This is why Barrera, Siqueiros y Torres Landa S.C., has been awarded with the recognition InterContinental Finance Magazine 2012 Global Awards, which reflects the special attention and care in all matters during 2012; based on a punctual, personalized and fair service.
Chambers and Partners recognized 17 of BSTL´s practice areas
Barrera, Siqueiros y Torres Landa, a law firm with more than 60 years of experience, has been recognized by Chambers and Partners as one of the leading law firms in Latin America for its excellence in 17 of its areas of practice.
- Banking & Finance
- Bankruptcy / Restructuring
- Competition / Antitrust
- Corporate / M&A
- Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
- Dispute Resolution: Ligitation
- Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators
- Energy & Natural Resources
- Intellectual Property
- International Trade / WTO
- Labour & Employment
- Real Estate
- Telecoms, Media, Technology
These acknowledgments demonstrate the quality of our specialized areas of legal advisory services at a regional level, highlighting the expertise and capability of our professionals, 19 of whom where recognized as the best in their respective area of practice.
Chambers and Partners, the leading legal publication, offers a classification of the world´s best lawyers and areas of expertise of internationally recognized firms with more than 20 years in the market supported by 100 full-time researchers