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Olmedo Abogados

AVDA PERÚ NO 505 ESQ AVDA ESPAÑA, ASUNCIÓN, PARAGUAY
Tel:
Work +595 21 207 185
Fax:
Fax +595 21 200 284
Email:
Web:
www.olmedo.com.py
Olmedo Abogados, Enrique Zacarías, Asunción, PARAGUAY

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Enrique Zacarías

Tel:
Work +595 21 207185
Email:
Olmedo Abogados

Work Department

Litigation; Banking and Finance; Insolvency and Restructuring

Position

Senior Partner in Olmedo Abogados. Legal Counsel for different local banks regarding litigation procedures. Expert adviser in any type of litigation procedure.

Career

Senior Partner in Vouga & Olmedo (2002 - 2013) Senior Partner in Olmedo Abogados (2013 - to date) Professor of Commercial Law I and II, National University of Asunción.

Languages

Spanish and English

Education

National University of Asuncion (J.D. 1977).


Paraguay

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Olmedo Abogados is a leading force in the dispute resolution market in Paraguay, demonstrating an ability to process a high volume of diverse matters. The practice is instructed by domestic and international clients on civil, commercial, labour, tax, criminal and environmental disputes, as well as international  arbitration. The sizeable department has been particularly active advising banks and financial entities on debt recovery claims: co-heads Enrique Zacarías and Sebastian Olmedo represented Banco Regional in several debt collections, and are counselling the bank on more than 1,000 lawsuits with an aggregate value of $18m. Recent high-profile mandates involved representing Unicentro as claimant in a $10m construction dispute; and advising Financiera Rio in the first litigation in Paraguay brought against a trustee in connection with asset-backed securities' transactions. Co-leader José Olmedo is another key partner in the department. Clients include Puma Energy Paraguay, Syngenta and Banco Nacional de Fomento.

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