José Antonio Payet
Provided by José Antonio Payet
"La Responsabilidad por Productos Defectuosos" (Lima, 1989); publications on securities law, corporate law and private pension funds.
Languages: Spanish and English.
José Antonio is a founding Partner of the firm in 1996, specializing in general commercial law, mergers and acquisitions and financial transactions.
He has extensive experience and proven track record in the sector. He has participated in several of the most important corporate finance transactions in Peru, including acquisitions and divestitures of public and privately held companies, securities offerings, securitizations, traditional banking and project finance lending, among others.
Master of Laws (LLM), Fulbright Scholar, Harvard University, 1991; Licensed in Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 1989.
Lima Bar Association and International Bar Association.
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