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AV. BALLIVIÁN Y CALLE 13, EDF. TORRE LUCÍA, PISO 6, CALACOTO, LA PAZ, BOLIVIA
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La Paz, La Paz, Santa Cruz

Carolina Aguirre

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Work 591 3 3888861
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Bufete Aguirre, Quintanilla, Soria & Nishizawa Sociedad Civil – (BAQSN)

Position

Attorney at law - Partner.
PRACTICE AREAS: General Commercial, Corporate and Business Law; Civil Law; Administrative Law, Antitrust, Competition and Regulation; Labor Law; Intellectual Property.
In charge of the editing of the newsletter Orientación Legal produced by the firm.

Career

Manages the firm's office in Santa Cruz. Coordinates the Labor Practice at the firm. Is in charge of edditing the Newsletter produced by the firm. As member of the International Bar Association (IBA), she is part of the Young Council of the Latin American Regional Forum and is country representative for the Young Lawyers Committe. Former secretary, vicepresident and president of the Anglo Bolivian Committe. Bolivian representative to the Steering Committee of Women in the Profession (WIP)

Languages

Spanish and English

Member

  • La Paz Bar Association;
  • Bolivian Bar Association;
  • International Bar Association;
  • Club Español del Arbitraje

Education

  • Licenciate in Law (Universidad Católica Boliviana, La Paz - Bolivia); 2001 
  • Master in Corporate Legal Counseling and Fiscal Management (EADA, Barcelona - Spain); 2004  
  • Diploma on Fiscal Management (Private Bolivian University, La Paz - Bolivia); 2005 
  • Diploma on Arbitration (La Paz Bar Association, diploma granted by La Salle University, La Paz, Bolivia); 2010 
  • Diploma on Labor Law (UPSA, Santa Cruz, Bolivia); 2016

Leisure

Volleyball


Bolivia

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Noted for its strength in domestic and international arbitration, for which the key contact is Fernando Aguirre, Bufete Aguirre Soc. Civ. also handles a range of litigation, with tax disputes and contentious administrative matters also being particular areas of expertise. Mining, power and financial services are notable sector strengths. Milenka Saavedra co-ordinates the litigation practice; Ignacio Aguirre and Carolina Aguirre are also active in the space.

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Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

Valued for its response times and pertinent advice’, Bufete Aguirre Soc. Civ.’s ‘trustworthy’ practice provides ‘very good service’, and counts dealing with foreign employees as a particular strength. The ‘very analyticalCarolina Aguirre advises Rainforest Alliance on all its labour matters and was also active assisting Grupo Alcos with non-contentious employment issues. Tetra Pak, Embol and GP Exploración y Producción instructed the team on various regulatory labour matters. Milenka Saavedra heads the practice and counts Repsol E&P Bolivia as a client.

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Real estate

Within: Real estate

Fernando Aguirre leads the La Paz-based team at Bufete Aguirre Soc. Civ.; Carolina Aguirre and Ignacio Aguirre are also key contacts. The US Embassy continued to instruct the practice on transactional real estate matters; other clients include Embol and Grupo Alcos.

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