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Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown

Dispute Resolution

2 ranked lawyersBand 1ParaguayLatin America 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Top-tier full-service firm with a leading reputation in the dispute resolution field for representing both domestic and international clients in commercial litigation matters. Longstanding experience acting in the banking and finance sphere continues to stand out, particularly relating to debt recuperation and loan foreclosure cases. Routinely handles judicial proceedings concerning breach of contract, as well as arbitration proceedings.

Strengths

A client reports that "the service is excellent. Above all, I would highlight the efficiency of the team, who provide immediate responses and great quality." The same respondent further enthuses: "I find the team to be very pro-business and knowledgeable of the banking sector."

Work highlights

Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown represented BBVA Paraguay in a judicial proceeding against Frigorífico San Pedro concerning loan foreclosures, valued at USD18 million.

Notable practitioners

Associate-to-watch Fernando Marecos Gamarra "handles himself very well in court," reports an interviewee. Another source describes him as "a good, responsible and very active lawyer."

Head of department Raul Alberto Andrada Nogues frequently counsels banking clients on loan enforcement and recuperation matters, as well as representing corporate clients in breach of contract disputes in court or before arbitration tribunals. A client is quick to describe Raul Alberto Andrada Nogues as "a senior, very high-quality and highly experienced lawyer." An interviewee echoes: "Raul Alberto has a lot of experience in litigation."

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Overview

The Firm´s Dispute Resolution practice focuses on mediation, arbitration and mainly civil and commercial law litigation for our local and international clients. The Firm’s qualified lawyers have vast experience working in courts and arbitration. The Firm’s team actively manages over one thousand court cases. The Firm has also represented Ericsson in a USD 8,203,089 breach of contract damages claim and BBVA PARAGUAY S.A. in a USD 18,000,000 claim where promissory notes have been enforced. 

Recent experiences involve advising:

  • Inversiones Hoteleras del Paraguay (IHPSA) in an arbitration before the Paraguayan Arbitration and Mediation Centre (CAMP) against RICSOFAN S.A., for a sum of USD 2,500,000.

  • Consorcio Aqualogy (member of Grupo Suez) in an arbitration before the Paraguayan Arbitration and Mediation Centre (CAMP) against Empresa de Servicios Sanitarios del Paraguay (ESSAP), for a sum of USD 9,000,000.

  • Seguros Generales S.A. (SEGESA) in a claim before local courts against Constructora Heisecke S.A., for a sum of USD 850,000.


Clients

ADM Paraguay S.R.L.

AGB Constructora

Banco Itaú Paraguay S.A.

Banco Nacional de Fomento (BNF)

BBVA Paraguay

Caja Mutual de Cooperativistas del Paraguay

Cofco Group, Paraguay

Ericsson AB, Paraguay

Ericsson del Paraguay

FEN Group

GNB Bank Paraguay

Instituto de Previsión Social (IPS)

Petrobras Paraguay Distribución Limited S.R.L.

Industries

Drafting of contracts, payment and transaction agreements.

Drafting of formal notices, minutes, etc.

Legal actions analysis memo

Mediation and Arbitration

Negotiation and settelements

Negotiation and settelements

Dispute Resolution

Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown

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Location

Benjamin Constant 624

Asunción

Gran Asunción

Paraguay

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Paraguay

Dispute Resolution


Fernando Marecos Gamarra
Associates to watch
Raul Alberto Andrada Nogues
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