Amidst the refined ambience of Manzana40 in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, on August 23rd , a momentous gathering took place. The Legal 500, in collaboration with PPO Abogados, assembled the most influential legal minds in the nation to unveil a significant milestone: The Legal 500 GC Powerlist Bolivia 2023.
Stepping onto the podium, Giselle Cuellar, Director of Marketing and Communication at PPO Abogados, inaugurated the symposium, setting the scene for the evening’s proceedings.
Following Giselle’s address, Sara Maggi, Deputy Editor for The Legal 500 GC Powerlist Series, unveiled the intricacies of the research methodology employed and the main findings and trends of the research.
Inés Lara, Corporate – Legal and Compliance Manager at Nestlé Bolivia, was next on the podium. Ines stressed the importance of recognising legal professionals as veritable change agents. Her words echoed the transformative potential of diversity and inclusion as she expounded on how diverse viewpoints invigorate legal dialogues and contribute to the evolution of a more equitable society.
Pablo Ordoñez, Partner at PPO Abogados, took the spotlight next. With profound insights into Bolivia’s legal landscape, he shed light on its expansion and escalating global recognition. Pablo underscored the criticality of acknowledging and honouring legal excellence within Bolivia. His sentiments echoed those of Santa Cruz’s event, emphasising the pivotal role of legal expertise in advancing a country’s legal standing.
The symposium wrapped up with a lively networking session, creating a platform for attendees to engage in thought-provoking conversations. Against the backdrop of shared insights and connections, the event captured the spirit of celebrating legal brilliance and fostering unity.
A big shoutout goes to PPO Abogados, a valuable partner of The Legal 500, for playing a key role in making this remarkable event come to life.