Honduras, officially Republic of Honduras, is a country of Central America. Located between Guatemala and El Salvador to the west, and Nicaragua to the south and east, Honduras has an area of 112,490 Km2, with a population of 9,112,867 people and GDP $21.52 billion in 2016.
Honduras is known for its rich natural resources, including minerals, coffee, tropical fruit, and sugar cane, as well as for its growing textiles industry, which serves the international market.
Its top Partners are the United States, China, and Guatemala, however it was also established that in the second half of 2017, the European Union has been Honduras’ main trading partner in exports of agro-industrial products such as coffee, sugar, shrimp and palm oil, among others.
Honduras’ economy count many notable French companies including Sanofi, Schneider Electric, Bic and most companies in the fields of cosmetics and luxury goods.
In this context, Simon Associés entered into a strategic alliance agreement with BLP LEGAL.
BLP was founded in March of 2003 by a group of lawyers who shared the same vision of law practice.
BLP unites lawyers specialized in all branches of law and integrates all areas of practice in interdisciplinary teams.
BLP is revolutionizing the Central American market with high standards offices in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Honduras and Guatemala.. The firms in these 5 countries are composed of 27 partners and more than 120 attorneys, whose experience as a team provides optimum and comprehensive service to their clients in many areas such as Banking & Finance, Corporate/ M&A, Dispute Resolution, Environment, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Real Estate and Public Law.
BLP is consistently ranked as one of the top law firms in Central America by well-known legal and business rankings, and has received many praises and distinctions from Legal 500, Latin Lawyer, the International Financial Law Review (IFLR), and Chambers and Partners, who listed BLP as one of the top law firms.