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The firm

The Firm is a Legal boutique established in 2001 focused on providing highly specialized legal advised on foreign investment in Peru in the construction, sanitation, oil & gas, fishing, telecommunications and infrastructure.

Our Firm is recognized both in Peru and in LATAM as a leading practice in ICSID arbitration and the Firm which has experience and acting as lead counsel in those kind of arbitrations. We also participate in commercial arbitration under ICC, AAA and UNCITRAL rules as well as in commercial and public contracting arbitration in a wide range of high complexity issues.

Our team have been trained in international litigation and have a total mastery of the characteristic of common law system concerned with litigation?s best practice, discovery of documents, cross examination etc.

Key cases international Arbitration

Lead Counsels in ICSID Arbitration Case N?ARB/07/6 (Tza Yap Shum v Republic of Peru)

Claim filed by a Chinese investor. Under the Peru - China BIT, an ICSID tribunal awarded compensation for claimant after declaring as expropriation a number of measures taken by the Peruvian tax authority (SUNAT) that affected the viability of claimant?s business.

Lead Counsels in ICSID Arbitration Case N?ARB/10/17 (Renee Levy v Republic of Peru)

Claim filed by a French investor for the intervention and liquidation of her bank in Peru taken by the banking regulator and other State agencies pursuant to the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Peru and the Republic of France on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments.

Lead Counsel in ICSID Arbitration Case N?ARB/11/17 (Renee Levy and Gremcitel v Republic of Peru)

Second claim filed by a French investor for the frustration of a Real Estate development project that was declared an intangible area by the National Institute of Culture in violation of the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Peru and the Government of the Republic of France on the Reciprocal Protection of Investments.

Special Local Counsel in UNCITRAL case, London v Republic of Peru

Claim filed by an American investor for the discriminatory freezing of its industrial activities in the mining industry, pursuant to the Investment Chapter of the Free Trade Agreement between Republic of Peru and United States of America.

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