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Puente & Asociados

AV. 6 DE DICIEMBRE N34-360 Y PORTUGAL, ESQ. EDIFICIO ZYRA, PISO 13, OFICINAS 1303-1306, 170504, QUITO, ECUADOR
Tel:
Work +593 2 450 5535
Fax:
Fax +593 2 222 3616
Email:
Web:
www.puenteasociados.com
Guayaquil, Quito

Puente & Asociados was formed with a special emphasis on corporate business law and as an efficient alternative for legal advice which helps to optimize the growth and productivity of businesses and organizations, to protect them from potential legal contingencies, as well as to give them adequate legal advice for different contractual business.

The firm has wide experience in providing legal and management consultancy to companies and organizations.

The firm has offices in various cities, such as Quito, Guayaquil and Cuenca in Ecuador; and has two international offices in Bogota, Colombia and Lima, Peru. In addition, it has an extensive network of correspondents in major countries.

Background

The law firm was founded in 2001 by Dr Miguel Ángel Puente Asquet, an experienced professional who has served in national and international businesses. He has been associated with professional experts in the legal field.

Despite its short existence, Puente & Asociados has experienced rapid growth. As a matter of fact, it represents a number of local and international organizations due to the agile, personalized and professional service it provides.

Puente & Asociados is a firm with strong values, whose goal is to render legal solutions to legal persons.

Areas of practice

Labor law: thanks to the experience acquired in the labor law field, the firm offers legal advice and sponsors companies and organizations in individual and collective labor disputes. Puente & Asociados is a leading firm in labor law with a long history of cases resolved favorably for its clients. Its labor law experts have wide experience in consulting as well as academic teaching. In addition, they have collaborated in drafting labor legislation.

Corporate law: the firm handles multiple commercial and corporate matters, such as incorporating mercantile companies, opening foreign branches, corporate mergers, capital increases and others.

Tax law: the firm offers corporate tax advice, protection analysis and business tax planning, and tax controversies sponsorship.

Migration law: the firm provides a comprehensive system of assessment and management of the entire immigration process to local people, and foreigners or expatriates. This process includes relocation services to corporations.

Intellectual property: the firm delivers advice and management on the registration of trademarks, patents of invention, industrial designs, health records, etc.

Partners: 5

Other fee-earners: 7

Total staff: 22

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