We have a reputation for tireless dedication to our clients. We are committed to providing exceptional legal service in Venezuela’s complex business environment. Our goal is to be the firm of choice for clients with respect to their most challenging Venezuelan transactions, matters or disputes.
Our reputation is confirmed by the awards we have received for our legal work and our rankings in the legal directories.
D’Empaire received the Chambers Venezuela Law Firm of the Year award of 2009, 2010, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, and the Chambers Clients Service Award of 2011 and 2014. Our partner Fulvio Italiani was awarded the Chambers Outstanding Contribution to the Legal Profession in 2013. D’Empaire is listed as one of the Latin Lawyer Elite Firms, profiling the 43 leading Latin American law firms.
We are consistently ranked in the top tier by Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500 in the following practice areas:
- Banking & Finance (Band 1)
- Competition & Antitrust (Band 1 Legal 500)
- Corporate/M&A (Band 1)
- Dispute Resolution (Band 1 Legal 500, Band 2 Chambers)
- Energy & Natural Resources (Band 1 Legal 500, Band 2 Chambers)
- Environment (Band 1 Legal 500)
- Labor & Employment (Band 1)
- Public Law (Band 1)
- Real Estate (Band 2 Legal 500, Band 3 Chambers)
- Tax (Band 1)
D’Empaire was founded in 1972 and comprises 37 lawyers.