(October 20, 2022, Washington, DC) — Steptoe's investigations practice was ranked in the International Firms: Compliance and Investigations category for the 2023 edition of The Legal 500 Latin America. The Legal 500 analyzes the capabilities of law firms across the world, with a comprehensive research program, it assesses the strengths of law firms in over 150 jurisdictions. The rankings are based on a series of criteria, which highlights practice area teams who are providing the most cutting edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel.
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In more than 100 years of practice, Steptoe has earned an international reputation for vigorous representation of clients before governmental agencies, successful advocacy in litigation and arbitration, and creative and practical advice in structuring business transactions. Steptoe has more than 500 lawyers and other professional staff across offices in Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and Washington. For more information, visit www.steptoe.com.
The diversity of the firm is a critical factor in its success. The firm's Chair is a woman; the majority of Steptoe's nine offices are managed by women; the majority of Steptoe’s practice groups have women as leaders; and the firm’s twelve-person elected compensation committee is headed by a woman and includes five women as members. The firm's business services leadership is equally diverse, with half the c-suite made up of women, including three women of color, and other leaders who openly identify as LGBTQ+.