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Norton Rose Fulbright provides integrated domestic and international legal services to clients. They are leaders in their principal practice areas of energy, banking and finance, corporate and commercial, employment and labor, administrative and public law, tax and litigation, among others. The Caracas office originally opened in 1997 to provide legal services at North American standards to their international and domestic clientele. It has grown from four original lawyers to over 30 bilingual professionals and a staff of more than 60.

The firm has achieved very high rankings as a leading Venezuelan firm, and has had the privilege of representing many corporations (among them many Fortune 500 companies), financial institutions and foreign state-owned companies in complex and pioneering transactions in Venezuela, Latin America and throughout the world.

Recognized for its industry focus, it is strong across all the key industry sectors: energy; financial institutions; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare, and its goal is to provide the highest quality, most timely and most practical commercially oriented legal services available in the market, while observing international norms on confidentiality and conflicts of interest.

Knowing how its clients' businesses work and understanding what drives their industries is fundamental. Its lawyers share industry knowledge and sector expertise across borders, enabling them to support clients anywhere in the world. Its clients' businesses require the legal capabilities of its practice areas, in context of their sector. Going to market through the firm's headlights enables the firm to draw together the relevant expertise provided by its practice areas: antitrust and competition; banking and finance; corporate, M&A and securities; dispute resolution and litigation; employment and labor; intellectual property; real estate; tax; and regulation and investigations.

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  • Other fee-earners: 3,000
  • Total staff: 7,500

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