August 2023—The recently released 2024 Chambers & Partners Latin America rankings have spotlighted Chaffetz Lindsey’s international arbitration practice as a standout among elite firms and lawyers. Ranking both individually and as a firm, the team continues to showcase their expertise in the Latin American region.
During in-depth research conducted by Chambers & Partners throughout the year, clients highlighted the firm’s expertise, responsiveness and professionalism.
Chaffetz Lindsey is one of the only firms that feature four individually ranked partners, all of whom have been recognized in the International Counsel ranking table. Aníbal Sabater, in addition to being ranked as one of the top 13 counsel in Latin America-related arbitration, is also recognized as a leading arbitrator on the Arbitrators in International Counsel ranking table, highlighting individuals widely recognized as the go-to arbitrators for disputes in the region.
Chambers provided comments on the following members of the team:
- Esteemed partner Aníbal Martin Sabater is widely recognized by the market for his impressive track record leading investment treaty arbitration cases across Latin America. His practice includes solid expertise assisting clients with commercial controversies and also acting as arbitrator in complex disputes in the region. Lauding his skills as counsel, one client declares: “Aníbal Martin Sabater has deep knowledge, and is very professional.”
- James Hosking continues to assist key clients with commercial and infrastructure construction disputes in Latin America, particularly in Argentina and Mexico. He also advises investors on bilateral investment treaty cases.
- Yasmine Lahlou is adept at handling commercial arbitrations in Latin America arising out of joint operating agreement disputes and construction claims. Lauding her solid expertise, one client declares: “”Yasmine Lahlou is a fantastic lawyer.”
- David Lindsey enjoys a wealth of experience acting on Latin American arbitration cases before various arbitral panels. He possesses solid expertise advising oil and gas and construction companies on commercial disputes arising from joint operating agreements and EPC contracts.
About Chambers Latin America
Chambers Latin America ranks the top law firms and lawyers across the region based on in-depth research conducted throughout the year and determined through interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients worldwide. Read more about Chambers’ methodology here.