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Olmedo Abogados

Dispute Resolution

2 ranked lawyersBand 1ParaguayLatin America 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Market-leading disputes powerhouse commanding a stellar reputation for representing both local and international corporations across civil, administrative and commercial litigation matters. Frequently represents clients in contentious debt collection and bankruptcy matters, representing both debtors and creditors. Showcases additional knowledge in damages claims, tax claims and consumer protection, as well as fraud mandates. Banco Nacional de Fomento is a new client win.

Strengths

One source commends their personalised service, saying: "They are very attentive to our needs, with pertinent recommendations; they give us peace of mind." Clients also report: "They have smooth communication, with permanent feedback and an in-depth knowledge of the judicial system. They are really experts in the area, providing proactive support."

Work highlights

Advised Mota-Engil Ingenieria y Construccion in a trial against BH Concretos, regarding the collection of credit invoices corresponding to the purchase of construction material worth USD625,000.

Notable practitioners

Enrique Zacarias commands respect among interviewees for his long track record in the field. Market sources see him as a "point of reference," highlighting his experience in commercial litigation and bank credits expertise, as well as his prestige in academic circles. He is adept at handling mediation, arbitration and litigation matters.

Up-and-coming partner José Ignacio Olmedo enters this year's rankings in recognition of his noteworthy experience in the litigation and arbitration field. He draws praise from market sources, who highlight his active presence in courts and describe him as part of the "future generation" in this field.

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Overview

Our Litigation Department is considered one of the most prestigious and acclaimed in the legal services market. Our extensive experience in this field enables us to defend our clients’ interests on the most critical litigation issues, avoid potential disputes or ensure the most efficient defense, in case of dispute. We have achieved a remarkable reputation due to the settlement of complex controversies in civil, commercial, criminal, labor and tax cases throughout the country.

  • Damages related to Liability.

  • Conflicts over the competence of the national and international courtrooms.

  • Enforcement of Foreign Decisions and Arbitration Award.

  • Representation of national and international clients in judicial procedures involving civil, commercial, labor, criminal and family matters.

  • Representation of national and international clients in judicial procedures involving intellectual and industrial property.

  • Dispute Settlement.

  • Participation in international arbitration and in national arbitrations as arbitrator, lawyer or expert.

  • Conflicts arising from international sales and international commercial arbitration.

Dispute Resolution 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

Dispute Resolution


Enrique Zacarias
Band 2
José Ignacio Olmedo
Up and Coming