· Labour and Employment
· Real Estate
Karla Villacís is a founding partner of Lexvalor Abogados, heading the Labor and Real Estate Division and with significant experience in advising important national and international companies within the labor-related and real estate sectors.
Has gained over fifteen years’ experience in advising important construction companies, counselling in the structuring of projects, elaboration of contracts, negotiation and legal disputes. She leads and supervises the workshop process related to the elaboration of trading deeds with third parties.
Karla has experience in civil and labor contracting patterns, work-related risks and social security aspects, expat employees and labor-related litigation
Karla was recognized by Chambers and Partners for various consecutive years in the areas of real estate and labour.
Karla´s most recent publications are: “Are Companies using labour Compliance”, “Comercio Magazine”, April 2019; “Latin Labour Comparative Guide COVID 19”, published in colaboration with colleagues of 15 countries across the region: 1st Edition: may 2020, 2nd Edition: june 2020 and 3rd Edition: july 2020.
· Diploma in Management by Tecnológico de Monterrey, México (2011)
· Attorney at Law by Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (2005)