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AV LA SALLE ESQ CALLE 3 ESTE (LUGONES), CONDOMINIO EQUIPETROL, PB OF.1, BARRIO EQUIPETROL, SANTA CRUZ, BOLIVIA
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La Paz, Santa Cruz

Bolivia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 3

Becerra de la Roca Donoso & Asociados S.R.L.

Becerra de la Roca Donoso & Asociados S.R.L. counts financial litigation, structured finance and regulatory matters as core pillars of its practice, and is especially strong in handling work for international clients. As well as continuing to assist clients drawn from the agribusiness, energy and mining sectors, the department has seen an uptick in instructions from insurance companies: Seguros Provida and Fortaleza Seguros are new clients in this sector. Mauricio Becerra De La Roca co-leads the team with associate José Antonio Velásquez; the pair are representing YPFB Refinación in litigation against debtors relating to unpaid diesel contracts. Other clients include Root Capital, Industrial Hilandera and Guabirá Energía. Senior associate Dario Martinez is recommended in the La Paz office.

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Becerra de la Roca Donoso & Asociados S.R.L.

The 'methodical and detail-oriented' Mauricio Becerra de la Roca leads Becerra de la Roca Donoso & Asociados S.R.L.’s practice, which is especially active in corporate governance, regulatory matters, restructuring, commercial agreements and competition issues. Becerra de la Roca, who is an expert in agribusiness, energy and telecoms, is assisting Spanish company HIPRA with its entry into the Bolivian market, as well as advising SOBOCE on competition matters regarding a proposed deal with a Bolivian competitor. He is also assisting ADM SAO with restructuring following its acquisition by Alicorp. The team provides ongoing advice to Perfect Fit Industries on day-to-day corporate matters. Senior associate Dario Martinez is the key name in La Paz. In September 2018 Mario Ballivián moved to Criales & Urcullo.

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Energy and natural resources
Energy and natural resources - ranked: tier 2

Becerra de la Roca Donoso & Asociados S.R.L.

Becerra de la Roca Donoso & Asociados S.R.L.'s department counts compliance and regulatory work as a core area of expertise, and also has experience in environmental, restructuring, contractual and labour matters. Practice head Mauricio Becerra de la Roca is 'very well regarded in the industry', with 'extensive experience in regulatory issues' and 'very good analytical skills'; he is assisting a gold exporting company with regulatory issues regarding exports to international markets, as well as advising on joint venture contracts with miners. Inesco is another prominent client. The practice was bolstered by the arrival of senior counsel Victor Hernán Lema, who joined the Santa Cruz office in June 2018; he has over 25 years' experience in the sector following in-house positions at YPFB Andina and YPFB Petroandina, to name a couple. In September 2018, Mario Ballivián moved to Criales & Urcullo.

Leading individuals

Mauricio Becerra de la Roca - Becerra de la Roca Donoso & Asociados S.R.L.

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