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Guevara & Gutiérrez S.C

CALLE 15 DE CALACOTO, TORRE KETAL, OF 402, LA PAZ, BOLIVIA
Tel:
Work +591 2 277 0808
Fax:
Fax +591 2 279 6462
Email:
Web:
www.gg-lex.com
La Paz, Santa Cruz

Ramiro Guevara

Tel:
Work 591 2 2770808
Email:
Web:
www.gg-lex.com
Guevara & Gutiérrez S.C

Work Department

Banking & Finance / Corporate M&A

Position

Senior Partner

Career

Ramiro Guevara is one of the Senior Partners at Guevara & Gutiérrez. He specializes in Banking & Finance, Corporate Law, International Arbitration, Oil & Gas, and Bankruptcy Law. Because of his extensive experience and exposure to some of the most important deals and cross border transactions in Bolivia, and because of his over 30 years of experience, he is widely regarded as one of the most experienced lawyers in the country.

Mr Guevara acted as head of the Legal Department of the Bolivian Central Bank, as legal counsel to the Commission of Negotiation of Bolivia’s Foreign Debt, and as Director of the Boards of YPFB, the Bolivian Central Bank, and the National Stock Exchange Commission.

Languages

He is fluent in Spanish, English and French.

Member

  • La Paz Bar Association
  • Bolivian Ministry of Justice
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Registered arbitrator at the Bolivian Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Center.

Education

  • St. John's University, New York, Undergraduate Studies;
  • Université des Sciences Sociales, Tolouse, Certificat d'Aptitude a l'Administration des Enterprises, M.B.A.;
  • Institut d'Etudes Internationales et de Development, Tolouse, Studies in International Commerce;
  • Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, La Paz, Lawyer;
  • Instituto para el Desarrollo de Empresarios y Administradores, La Paz, Studies in Banking Law, Labor Law, Warrants;
  • Institut International de Droit du Dévelopment, Rome, Seminar on Investment Treaties, Investment Contracts and Joint Ventures.


Bolivia

Banking and finance

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Corporate and M&A

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Dispute resolution

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Energy and natural resources

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Latin America: International firms

Local practitioners of note (by country)

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Rodrigo Rivera and Ramiro Guevara at Guevara & Gutiérrez S.C are highly recommended for international arbitration. Moreno Baldivieso Estudio De Abogados has a solid track record for handling international arbitration proceedings. A recent case saw Andrés Moreno acting for Macallum Group in a $15m arbitration against the seller Guong Ho regarding damages to a zinc and tin processing plant. Wayar & Von Borries Abogados S.C.'s Bernardo Wayar Caballero and Bernardo Wayar Ocampo are also well-known international arbitration practitioners.

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