Akin Gump launches cross-practice Cuba initiative

International law firm Akin Gump has announced the launch of a cross-practice initiative devoted to advising clients on legal and lobbying strategy with regard to opportunities in the Cuban market.

 

The move follows the thawing of relations between Cuba and the US – marked by the formal opening of embassies in the countries respective capitals this year – and growing efforts by US and international businesses to secure a foothold on the island in sectors such as telecoms, hospitality, agriculture and healthcare.

The launch of the initiative builds on the firm’s existing work in emerging markets and dovetails with the arrival at the firm of Anya Landau French, a noted international relations professional with significant experience in US-Cuba affairs, who joins as senior advisor.

Scott Parven, a partner in Akin Gump’s public law and policy practice will lead the Cuba policy initiative. 

Akin Gump launches cross-practice Cuba initiative

Ben Cook

thelatinamericanlawyer.com

The Latin American Lawyer is a bimonthly digital magazine, published by Iberian Legal Group, available in Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese. It represents the main source of information in the legal business sector in America Latina. The digital magazine – and its portal – address to the protagonists of law firms and in-house lawyers. The magazine is available for free on the website and on Google Play and App Store.

In every issue of the magazine, you will find rankings of lawyers, special report on trends, interviews, information about deals and their advisors.

For further information, please visit the Group’s website www.lcpublishinggroup.com

Iberian Legal Group
Registered office: C/ Manuel Silvela, 8 - Oficinas 1 Dcha 28010 Madrid España

Copyright 2022 © All rights Reserved. Design by Origami Creative Studio

SHARE

Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on whatsapp
Share on email
Share on telegram