Jacob Aitken is a Director of Kidd Aitken Legal Marketing.
Jacob has over 16 years’ experience in the legal sector. He was the Editor of the first
three editions of Chambers Latin America, launching the first edition in Buenos
Aires in 2008. He was responsible for every ranking table in the directory,
reviewing thousands of submissions and coordinating the work of a team of 15
researchers. During his time at UK-based legal publisher Chambers & Partners, he
also conducted research on European, African and US legal markets.
In 2010, Jacob launched his own legal marketing consultancy, JD Aitken
Consulting Ltd, which has been advising leading law firms around the world on
their legal directory rankings and assisting them with the preparation of
submissions, with outstanding results. Jacob’s unrivalled experience in Latin
America has led him to work with many of Latin America’s top law firms. He has
also worked with leading law firms in Europe, Asia and the US.
Jacob is based in the UK and has lived, worked and studied in Chile and Spain. He
speaks fluent Spanish, intermediate Portuguese and French and is studying