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Olmedo Abogados

CERRO CORA NO 1033, EDIF EL SOL DEL PARAGUAY, ASUNCIÓN, PARAGUAY
Tel:
Work +595 21 211 790
Fax:
Fax +595 21 227 552
Email:
Web:
http://www.olmedo.com.py

Jose Ignacio Olmedo

Tel:
Work +595 21 207185
Email:
Olmedo Abogados

Work Department

Litigation; Corporate and Commercial

Position

Partner at Olmedo Abogados Legal counsel for local banks regarding litigation process. Legal counsel for several international companies regarding corporate matters.

Career

Paralegal in Vouga & Olmedo (1996 - 2004) Associate in Vouga & Olmedo (2005 - 2008) Senior Associate in Vouga & Olmedo (2009 - 2013) Partner in Olmedo Abogados (2013 - To date)

Languages

Spanish and English

Member

Paraguayan Bar Association; American Bar Association; International Bar Association; New York County Lawyers Association.

Education

Catholic University of Asuncion (J.D., summa cum laude 2004); University of Salamanca, Spain (Postgraduate degree in International Contracts, 2005); Cornell Law School, Ithaca (Corporate Law and International Commerce, LL.M., 2007).


Paraguay

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

With a superb reputation for banking and finance litigation, Olmedo Abogados handled several claims for Caja de Jubilaciones y Pensiones de Bancos y Afines against public banking authorities, as well as ordinary and executive lawsuits on behalf of Banco Regional and Banco Continental. Its non-contentious work included advising on loan and guarantee trust agreements and capital markets transactions. Name partner Gustavo Olmedo is a leading expert in the area, and is part of a ten-strong department including Graciela Royg, Ana Peña, José Ignacio Olmedo and Sebastián Olmedo.

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Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

With a strong track record in PPP projects, Olmedo Abogados fields a solid corporate and M&A practice, with a six-partner team led by the highly recommended Gustavo Olmedo. It advised Mota-Engil Engenharia e Construção on the public bid for the first Paraguayan Metrobus; Unicentro on the construction of a shopping mall in Lambare; Torres Soluciones Empresariales Avanzadas on the incorporation of a new company; and AmTrust Europe, a European insurance company, in relation to a new insurance policy model. It counts Milvik Paraguay, Mer Telecom Paraguay, Inversiones Inmobiliarias del Paraná, Big Sur, Summit Pharmaceuticals, Puma Energy Paraguay and Shandong Rainbow Agrosciences Hong Kong among its other clients. José Ignacio Olmedo, Alejandra Olmedo, Graciela Royg and Ana Peña are other names to note.

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