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

Washington, DC, July 28, 2023 – Miller & Chevalier is pleased to announce that Members Matteson Ellis and Jeffrey Lehtman were named two of Latin America's Top 100 Lawyers by Latin America business publication Latinvex. The list, which recognizes the top foreign lawyers practicing in Latin America, noted Ellis and Lehtman as leaders in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) & Fraud category.

Ellis, who has been selected as a top Latin America lawyer by Latinvex for the past 10 years, leads the firm's Latin America practice. Per Latinvex, "Experienced practitioner Matteson Ellis is held in the highest esteem for his handling of high-profile FCPA investigations and compliance matters, in addition to internal inquests across Latin America." Latinvex reports a market insider saying Ellis is "a legend in this field."

Lehtman, making his fourth appearance on the Latinvex Top 100 list, focuses his practice on assisting clients with internal and government investigations, regulatory compliance, and complex cross-border litigation. Latinvex sources say "[k]nowledgeable practitioner Jeffrey Lehtman benefits from considerable experience acting on high-profile Latin American white-collar investigations and compliance issues."

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, International Law, Litigation, ERISA, White Collar Defense and Internal Investigations, Government Contracts, and Government Affairs. Miller & Chevalier is a top-ranked firm sharply focused on targeted areas that interact with the federal government. 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