ACC, ILO Recognize Latin America's Top Corporate Counsel
Posted: Mar 24, 2014
WASHINGTON (March 24, 2014) — The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), a global bar association representing more than 33,000 in-house counsel in 85 countries, in conjunction with the International Law Office (ILO), recognized the top corporate counsel from Latin America in Rio de Janeiro last week.
ACC member Clovis Torres Jr. of Vale SA was named General Counsel of the Year, the top honor of the night. ILO and ACC also named individual and law department winners in categories including competition, employment, intellectual property, litigation and regulatory Judges selected winners from more than 1,500 nominations highlighting candidates' legal understanding, commercial awareness, management skills, effective communication and depth and strength of team.
A complete list of winners can be viewed here.