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CMS GRAU

Corporate/M&A

1 ranked lawyersBand 3PeruLatin America 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Respected firm with full-service capabilities and an international network demonstrating experience in M&A transactions. Frequently instructed to advise on share purchase agreements, as well as corporate restructuring and due diligence mandates. Routinely represents real estate investment funds and companies active in the energy and automotive sectors.

Strengths

One client says that "CMS GRAU has always been a pro-deal firm," adding: "The team is of a very high quality and I fully rely on the firm's corporate lawyers." Another observer further highlights their "excellent service," as well as their "practical and business-oriented approach."

Work highlights

CMS GRAU assisted Derco Perú with the corporate restructuring of its local operations, including the transfer of their motorcycle business to Intermotos del Perú.

Notable practitioners

Active partner Juan Carlos Escudero Velando "is a good lawyer who is very sensible when it comes to making decisions," a client remarks. A different interviewee further commends him for being "a very experienced lawyer who is well known in the Peruvian market."

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Overview

At CMS Grau we understand the challenges you may face in the normal course of your
business. Our hallmark is to incorporate elements that allow operations to be
successful over time, facilitating the integration of the cultures of the companies
involved, in order to maximize synergies.

We have a solid corporate team that provides support in the design, negotiation, and execution of mergers and acquisitions in the mining, energy, real estate, commercial, industrial, health, agriculture, and other sectors, going through all phases of the negotiations until the conclusion of the agreement and post-closing follow-up.

We have participated in the largest purchase of shares and rights ever to have taken place in Peru in the amount of more than 6 billion dollars, as well as in the important operations ever carried out in the electricity sector.

We have a well-developed and well-achieved work methodology that reviews in detail all regulatory, environmental, sectoral and other relevant aspects of a transaction. We make sure that there is always an efficient tax planning, and we examine all the sensitive aspects from the labor point of view. We work closely with audit firms, financial consultants, and in the case of natural resource transactions, with environmental, community relations and social consulting firms.

Industries

Agricultural

Commercial

Energy

Financial

Hospitality and Gaming

Industrial

Mining

Oil & Gas

Real Estate

Corporate/M&A

CMS GRAU

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Location

Avenida Santa María 110

Miraflores

Lima

Lima

Peru

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Peru

Corporate/M&A


Juan Carlos Escudero Velando
Band 5