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Rodríguez Angobaldo Abogados

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Managing Partner: Fernando Rodríguez Angobaldo
Partners: Jaime Heredia, Enrique Varsi, César Abanto, Adolfo Pinillos, Alvaro Bonilla
Number of partners: 6
Number of associates: 25
Languages: Spanish, English, Italian, German

Contacts:
Litigation:
Fernando Rodríguez and Jaime Heredia
Arbitration: Jaime Heredia, EnriqueVarsi and Adolfo Pinillos
Corporate & Commercial Litigation: Fernando Rodriguez and Jaime Heredia
Insurance & Reinsurance:
Alvaro Bonilla, Fernando Rodríguez
Regulatory Disputes: Jaime Heredia, Adolfo Pinillos and Alvaro Bonilla
Insurance & Reinsurance: Fernando Rodríguez and Alvaro Bonilla
Labour & Social Security: César Abanto

Firm Overview:

Rodríguez Angobaldo Abogados is one of the largest litigation and arbitration boutique firms in Peru, with more than 20 years in the local legal market.

The practice of the firm includes disputes related to corporate, commercial and labour matters, insurance, infrastructure, banking, telecommunications, oil and gas, mining, tax and real estate.

The firm has six partners and 25 associates. All members of the team are highly qualified lawyers, committed to offering excellent services and providing a creative and effective assistance in litigation before the Judiciary and arbitration courts.

The firm represents clients at all levels of the judiciary throughout the country, as well as before the Constitutional Court.

During the last six years the firm has strengthen its position in the market due to the incorporation of partners and lawyers who have brought their experiences from the main firms in the country.

A competitive strength is the combination of in– depth knowledge and strong litigation skills. 70% of its senior lawyers are university professors or lecturers and speakers at courses and seminars.

Clients praise the comprehensive approach of the partners when designing strategies and preparing cases; the effectiveness of their outcomes and their close contact.

Main Areas of Practice:

Litigation:
Advising on dispute prevention, management and resolution, as well as on effective procedural strategies. Defense of complex matters related to insurance, banking, telecommunications, corporate and civil law. Administrative litigation and contentious administrative proceedings. Positive outcomes in judicial proceedings have been reflected in a significant client growth.

Arbitration:
Advising on national and international arbitration proceedings regarding civil, corporate, commercial, regulatory and investment disputes. Preparing and negotiating arbitration agreements and enforcing arbitration awards. Handling both arbitrator and defense work in arbitration courts. Frequently appointed as expert or expert witness in arbitration proceedings. Over the last four years the arbitration practice has expanded and positioned itself in the market. As for today the firm has a group of lawyers who are exclusively dedicated to arbitration proceedings.

Specialised Consultancy:
The firm combines its litigation skills with a proficiency in consultancy, advising on compliance and securities market regulation; bankruptcy law regarding strategies for debt restructuring, sale of credits and recovery and, insurance and reinsurance.

Labour Litigation & Social Security:
The firm specialises in labour and social security conflict prevention and resolution.

Legal Advice:
The firm provides advice on constitutional law, regulatory law, civil law, consumer protection law related to banking and insurance; bankruptcy, telecommunications law, and oil and gas.

Clients:
The firm represents and advises clients across a wide range of industries and sectors, including banking, insurance, reinsurance, healthcare, telecommunications, energy, oil and gas, mining and real estate. Representative clients include Rimac Seguros y Reaseguros, Clínica Internacional, Grupo Auna, Pacifico Seguros; Gas Natural de Lima y Callao – Cálidda, Lantera Energy, Corporación Primax; Telefónica del Perú, Entel Perú, SBA Sites; Glencore, Empresa Minera Los Quenuales, Volcán Compañia Minera, Minera Yanacocha, Hochschild Mining, Shougang Hierro Perú,Corporación Aceros Arequipa, Minera Titán; Banco de Crédito del Perú, Banco BBVA Perú,Scotiabank Perú, Interbank, Banco Pichincha, Banco de la Nación; Inversiones Centenario, Mega Plaza; Frecuencia Latina Canal 2, América Televisión; Ajinomoto del Perú, Servicios Aéreos de Los Andes, Prosegur, ONP, Editora Perú, among others.

Memberships:
The firm is a member of ACLA — the first Latin America international litigation and arbitration correspondents program. Other members are Malpica, Iturbe Buj y Paredes (Mexico), Suescún Abogados (Colombia), Ovalle and Ossa, Gazzana & Bulnes Aboga- dos (Chile). All members of ACLA are highly regarded law firms in their respective countries. Individual partners are members of the IBA and the Peruvian Society of Labour Law.

Pro Bono:
The firm is member of the Peruvian chapter of the Alianza Pro Bono.

Contacts:
Litigation:
Fernando Rodríguez and Jaime Heredia
Arbitration: Jaime Heredia, Enrique Varsi and Adolfo Pinillos
Corporate & Commercial Litigation: Fernando Rodriguez and Jaime Heredia
Insurance & Reinsurance: Alvaro Bonilla, Fernando Rodríguez
Regulatory Disputes: Jaime Heredia, Adolfo Pinillos and Alvaro Bonilla
Insurance & Reinsurance: Fernando Rodríguez and Alvaro Bonilla
Labour & Social Security: César Abanto