SAN FRANCISCO, CA (October 6, 2014) –– Attorneys from Littler’s Mexico, Venezuela and Colombia offices have been included in the newly-released 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in Mexico©, Best Lawyers in Venezuela© and Best Lawyers in Colombia©. Shareholders Oscar De la Vega, Enrique García Conde and Mónica Schiaffino were named in the Mexico edition and Emma Neher, Liliana Salazar and Juan Carlos Varela were featured in the Venezuela edition. Attorneys Carlos Hernán Godoy Fajardo and Rodrigo Tannus Serrano from Littler Global member firm Godoy Cordoba Abogados were included in the Colombia issue. Littler is the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management.
“Latin America is an important region for Littler as the increasing demand for labor and employment services in those markets continues,” said Tom Bender and Jeremy Roth, co-managing directors of Littler, in a joint statement. “This group of talent is an integral part of our success in those countries and we congratulate them on this well-deserved distinction.”
Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer-review. The nominations and voting process are constructed to capture the universal opinion of leading attorneys about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.
About Best Lawyers
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. Over 52,000 leading attorneys cast more than 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”
Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,000 attorneys in over 60 offices worldwide. Littler represents management in all aspects of employment and labor law and serves as a single-source solution provider to the global employer community. Consistently recognized in the industry as a leading and innovative law practice, Littler has been litigating, mediating and negotiating some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record for over 70 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms.