Vivian Liberman explains how BLP Costa Rica became a UNDP ‘Company That Promotes Gender Equality’

Vivian Liberman is a recognised banking partner at the Costa Rican office of BLP, a member of the Steering Committee of the ‘Women in the Profession’ program at the Vance Center in New York, and the founder and coordinator of the Costa Rican chapter. At[…]

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Starting a Law Firm: Advantages and Challenges That Inspire

Ljubica Vodanovic is an expert in financial regulation and a founding partner of Vodanovic Legal, a legal boutique specialised in financial regulation. Banks and financial institutions, as well as local and international non-regulated companies, go to her for legal advice on financial services in Peru.[…]

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The Importance of Leveraging Your Network and Paying it Forward

Tara Castillo is a partner in Alston & Bird’s Finance Group in the Washington, D.C. and New York offices. Financial institutions and non-bank finance companies look to Tara to represent them in securitizations and other asset-backed finance transactions. She also helps her clients navigate compliance issues[…]

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Implementing a Global Diversity Program for Outside Counsel, by Michael K. Tucker of Avis Budget Group

It’s back-to-school time for law firms working with Avis Budget Group as Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Michael K. Tucker, implements an initiative to improve the diversity of outside counsel. I caught up with him to find out more: “We began planning for this[…]

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