Partner Michèle Penzer and associates Carolina Bernal, Brooke Padgett, and Sloan Ungerman were recognized for their dedication to Human Rights First and commitment to pro bono.
Carolina Bernal-Ramirez is a corporate associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins. Ms. Bernal-Ramirez advises private and public companies on domestic and cross-border transactions.
Her experience includes:
- Initial public offerings (IPOs)
- High yield debt offerings
- Follow-on and secondary equity offerings
- DeSPAC transactions
Ms. Bernal-Ramirez received her JD and LLM degrees from Duke University School of Law. While at Duke, Ms. Bernal-Ramirez served as a communications director for the Duke Bar Association. She was awarded the Dean’s Award for Torts and the James S. Bidlake Memorial Award for Superior Achievement in Legal Analysis, Research, and Writing.
Prior to attending Duke, Ms. Bernal-Ramirez worked as an associate at a Colombian law firm where she represented clients in real estate transactions, restructuring, and other general corporate and commercial matters.