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Matteson Ellis and Jeffrey Lehtman Named Top Latin America Lawyers by Latinvex

Washington, DC, June 23, 2021 – Miller & Chevalier is pleased to announce that Matteson Ellis and Jeffrey Lehtman were named as two of Latin America's Top 100 Lawyers by Latinvex. Both Ellis and Lehtman were recognized as leaders in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) & Fraud category. This marks the eighth consecutive year Ellis has been named to the list, which recognizes the top foreign lawyers practicing in Latin America. 

Per Latinvex, "Ellis has a phenomenal reputation in the market" and "is held in the highest regard for his handling of high-profile FCPA investigations and compliance matters, in addition to internal inquests." 

Latinvex reports that "Lehtman is widely admired for his considerable experience acting on high-profile Latin American white-collar investigations and compliance issues," and notes that clients say he "combines the best of both worlds, providing clear, safe and practical advice on U.S. compliance matters combined with a deep understanding of Latin American culture." 

About Latinvex

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 extensive and unique coverage of Latin America's legal, technology and energy sectors. Latinvex selects leading attorneys for recognition from international law firms that are involved in the increasing scope of legal business in Latin America. The publication uses a combination of criteria, including a recent track record on major deals and business, prominence of the firm in Latin America, and other third-party rankings as the basis for the accolade.

About Miller & Chevalier 

Founded in 1920, Miller & Chevalier is a Washington, DC law firm with a global perspective and leading practices in Tax, Litigation, International Law, Employee Benefits (including ERISA), White Collar Defense and Internal Investigations, and Government Affairs. Miller & Chevalier is a top-ranked firm sharply focused on targeted areas that interact with the federal government. Over the past three years, the firm's lawyers have represented more than 40 percent of the Fortune 100, one-quarter of the Fortune 500, and approximately 30 percent of the Global 100. Based in Washington, DC, a significant number of firm lawyers have held senior positions in the U.S. government and have written many of the regulations they currently help clients navigate. For more information on the firm, visit


Laura Miller, Media Relations, Greentarget, 312-252-4104