Kennedys has opened offices in Chile and Colombia, having announced it was opening in Brazil and Peru only last month.
The firm has launched in the Puerto Rican capital of San Juan.
Insurance specialist Kennedys boosted its Latin American presence with two new offices in Brazil and Peru.
The legal services arm of Big Four accounting giant EY has picked up new partners in Canada, Argentina and Chile.
Global megafirm Dentons has concluded its tie-ups with two firms in Mexico and Columbia, formally establishing its presence in Latin America.
The headquarters of Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca have been raided by police following a leak of more than 11 million documents that showed how wealthy people, including politicians and world leaders, used the firm to evade tax.
The firm's Latin American presence has shrunk after ending its five-year relationship with Venezuelan outfit InterJuris.
LAW FIRM EXPANSION
As part of its plans to expand in Latin America, Iberian firm Garrigues has announced a deal to integrate Chilean firm Avendaño Merino.