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L&E Global Strengthens Latin American Foothold

L&E Global, the worldwide leader for cross-border labour and employment law services, is proud to announce that one of Argentina’s most prestigious law firms, Allende & Brea, has joined L&E Global as our Affiliated Member in Argentina. Allende & Brea’s Employment and Social Security practice group has a highly specialised team known for their ability to anticipate clients’ needs and for its creativity in providing solutions.

Jackson Lewis is a founding member of L&E Global, an international alliance of law firms which provide counsel to employers on labor relations, employment law, immigration law and employee benefits through 23 international members, which combined have more than 1,500 attorneys across five continents.

Allende & Brea’s services in this field include providing advice on dismissals and individual labor-related conflicts, collective bargaining, staff reorganization, corporate reorganization, implementation of wage policies, social-security law, expatriate regime, company acquisitions and due-diligence processes, employment contracts and benefit plans, identifying labor liabilities and risks, compensation calculation and its tax treatment, among others.

Industry insiders have consistently praised Allende & Brea’s employment team, with Chambers highlighting, “[T]he team is known for [it’s] key practice[,] advising financial institutions, multinationals and global corporates on their labour requirements. Service includes dealing with union conflicts and negotiating agreements, as well as advising on migratory issues and their impact on labour contracts. Additionally experienced providing support on workforce issues arising from M&A.”

Nicolás Grandi, Partner in Allende & Brea’s Employment and Social Security practice, spoke of the affiliation with L&E Global, stating, “We share L&E Global’s vision and commitment to quality, especially in the framework of cross-border employment law matters, and look forward to a highly effective and cooperative collaboration with other alliance members. We anticipate taking an active role in the alliance assisting with Argentinian businesses looking to expand beyond our borders and to counseling multinationals seeking to establish or improve their operations in Argentina.”

“Argentina is a key market to many of the multinational employers that we work with,” said Jeroen Douwes, Executive Director of L&E Global. “We are confident that Allende & Brea will be a great asset to our global alliance, and to clients involved in the Argentinian market, which is one of the most important and highest potential in all of Latin America.”

About L&E Global

L&E Global is the worldwide leader for cross-border labour and employment law services. With more than 1500 legal professionals working from 30+ jurisdictions spanning 6 continents, L&E Global’s member firms are ideally situated to deliver specialised, business-focused advice on labour relations, employment law, immigration law and employee benefits, to clients operating both nationally and across borders, by combining global excellence with profound local knowledge.

For more information please contact Joseph Granato, Communications Manager at L&E Global at Joseph.Granato@leglobal.org.

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