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AVENIDA SAN FELIPE 758, LIMA 15072, PERU
Tel:
Work +51 1 619 1900
Fax:
Fax +51 1 619 1919
Email:
Web:
www.estudiorodrigo.com
Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados, Alfonso Montoya, Lima, PERU

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Alfonso Montoya

Tel:
Work (511) 619 - 1900
Email:
Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial, Mergers & Acquisitions, Mining, Project Finance.

Position

Alfonso Montoya is co-managing partner of the Firm and member of the Corporate and Commercial practice group.

Career

Mr. Montoya regularly provides legal advice to local and foreign investors on matters related to corporate law, M&A’s as well as mining investment and contractual structures. He is a professor in Corporate Law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and also teaches law courses at Universidad del Pacífico.

Languages

Spanish and english.

Member

Callao Bar Association.

Education

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú Law School (1998); Yale Law School (LL.M.) (2002).


Peru

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

'Arguably the market leaders', Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados is a dominant force in high-end, complex transactions. Clients praise its sophisticated offering that is 'best in class for partner involvement', as well as its legal knowledge, responsiveness and communication. The firm is advising Sempra Energy on the Peruvian aspects of the proposed sale of its Peruvian and Chilean business units, including Luz del Sur - potentially the largest deal of 2019 in Peru. Leading the advice is the firm's head of M&A Jean Paul Chabaneix, who 'provides spectacular insight and service on a client's most challenging problems' and 'gets the deal done', and Jorge Trelles, who 'identifies the main needs of each in-house counsel', 'drafts particularly well' and is 'of essential assistance in negotiations'. Other deal highlights saw a team led by Eduardo López act as local counsel to Belmond on its $3.2bn acquisition by Louis Vuitton; while Trelles teamed-up with Luis Enrique Palacios to advise I Squared Capital on its $341m acquisition of a 25% stake in power generation companies Kallpa Generación and Samay I from Energía del Pacífico. Other key individuals in the practice group, one of the largest in the market, are: Luis Carlos Rodrigo Prado, a market leader in mining M&A; Ramón Vidurrizaga, who heads the general corporate practice; Sandro Fuentes and Alfonso Montoya. The team has also been strengthened with Augusto Cáceres' July-2019 elevation to the partnership; he focuses on M&A, corporate and project finace, venture capital and technology.

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