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Palmina M. Fava Named Among Top 100 Female Lawyers in Latin America by Latinvex

Vinson & Elkins partner Palmina M. Fava has been selected by Latinvex as one of the Top 100 Female Lawyers in Latin America.

Palmina leads internal and government investigations, negotiates with government agencies, conducts business risk assessments based on corporate strategies and growth plans, develops and implements tailored and practical compliance programs, conducts third party and transactional due diligence, and provides compliance training. Additionally, Palmina helps companies remediate and strategize after identifying misconduct, including through disciplining employees, correcting financial misstatements, mitigating litigation and reputational risk, and enhancing internal controls. She works fluidly in Spanish and Portuguese (as well as in Italian) and represents clients in various industries.

For its annual ranking of the Top 100 Female Lawyers, Latinvex examined recent track record, the prominence of the firms’ practice in Latin America, and rankings and data by third parties such as Chambers and PartnersLegal 500 and Refinitiv.

Latinvex publishes daily news and weekly analysis on Latin America business, including nearly 50 rankings benchmarking the region’s companies, countries and people. It provides coverage of Latin America’s legal, energy and technology sectors.

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