Consortium Legal appoints new partner in Guatemala

As part of the firm’s growth strategy and to continue providing the highest standard of quality in every legal advisory to its clients, Consortium Legal announces the appointment of Cristina Sandoval Saravia as a partner in the migration, OSH, and environmental practice. With this addition, the number of local partners increased to 17, and 64 partners in the Central American region.

Cristina joined the Firm in 2013 as a migration team´s associate. In 2018, she was promoted to senior associate, and on this occasion, she is being named practice partner in the Guatemala office. During her 11-year professional career at Consortium Legal, Cristina has stood out for her extensive knowledge and experience in migration, occupational safety and health, and environmental law. However, she is primarily recognized for her high level of client service, excellence, and dedication in her daily activities.

“Congratulations to Consortium. The firm is celebrating! Their talent, dedication, and commitment have made them a true leader in the legal market. In addition to providing excellent service to the firm’s clients, she has coordinated and led the regional migration practice group with great success. She also plays a leading role in other areas, such as environmental and occupational health and safety. In Cristina, we find a versatile, committed, cheerful, and passionate professional. She has been recognized by several international directories for her great vocation for pro bono work and client-centric culture. We thank Cristina for choosing Consortium Legal to pursue her professional career.” commented Álvaro Castellanos, partner, and president of Consortium.

“Cristina is a great example that attitude and aptitude are success factors. Throughout her career, her attitude towards successes and adversities, combined with her constant training, has allowed her to provide excellent service to our clients. These factors, along with her evident leadership, led me to propose her, before the Board of Directors, as a practice partner, which, without a doubt, was accepted by the partners. I am sure that she will contribute to strengthening the firm as the best legal firm in Guatemala and the region.” commented Lionel Aguilar, partner at Consortium.

Consortium Legal expresses its commitment to continue providing service with the highest standards of quality, creating value, and seeking the most innovative solutions for its clients’ businesses in the region.