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Olmedo Abogados

Corporate/Commercial

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What the team is known for

Highly respected corporate practice well-known for handling corporate and commercial transactions for major domestic and international clients from the energy, construction and pharmaceutical industries. Frequently instructed to advise on PPP projects and M&A transactions, including hostile takeovers. Routinely assists clients with day-to-day corporate and regulatory considerations. New client wins for the firm include Elkem Paraguay, Cervepar and UPISA.

Strengths

Sources comment: "I have a very positive assessment of the firm, they accompany us very well and give us pertinent recommendations. We feel very calm working with them."

Work highlights

Represented Fundación Banco Regional in all the legal proceedings required to set up a foundation in Paraguay, including drafting the by-laws and obtaining all legal documents to be filed before the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Notable practitioners

Market commentators continue to hold Gustavo Olmedo in high esteem, enthusing: "We work harmoniously with him, he is very good." He focuses his practice on public bidding processes, commercial contracts and company incorporations, as well as related regulatory mandates.

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Overview

Our Corporate and Commercial Law Department is considered one of the most prestigious and acclaimed in in our legal market. We assist medium and large companies as well as corporations and limited liabilities companies, national and international investment funds, and other institutions and individuals on almost every type of commercial transaction or corporate matter. Likewise, we have a recognized and deep experience in structuring local and international mergers and acquisitions. The in-depth knowledge and expertise of our professionals have earned the trust and loyalty of local and international clients. Our services include, with no limitation:

  • Incorporation and structuring of companies, branches and businesses.

  • Restructurings and spin-offs.

  • Development of Corporate Governance.

  • Shareholders Agreements.

  • Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances.

  • Management of the Fund Investments.

  • Tax-favored investments.

  • Due Diligence – Legal Audit.

  • Assisting and drafting contracts in general

Corporate/Commercial Department

Olmedo Abogados

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Department location

España 505 esq. Perú

Asunción

Gran Asunción

Paraguay

P.O. 1374

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Paraguay

Corporate/Commercial


Gustavo Olmedo
Band 2