Firm Profile > Bermejo & Bermejo > Guatemala City, Guatemala

Bermejo & Bermejo

Real estate Tier 3

'Experienced and knowledgeable' family firm Bermejo & Bermejo regularly advises on the construction and development of real estate projects, as well as the administration of condominiums and management of real estate portfolios. The team is particularly active in advising municipalities throughout Guatemala on zoning regulations, where practice co-head Luis Pedro Bermejo has extensive expertise. Co-head Juan Carlos Bermejo has experience in project finance and real estate transactions.


‘At Bermejo & Bermejo, the team understands all the aspects of real estate matters, as each lawyer has specialist knowledge and a focus in more than one area, which is an advantage when working with them.’

‘Bermejo & Bermejo is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable firms for real estate matters. Its strength is in its experience in real estate matters and negotiations with neighbours.’

‘Juan Carlos Bermejo has a lot of experience in real estate law. He is accessible and skilled in the negotiation and resolution of conflicts.’

‘Juan Carlos, Luis Fernando and Luis Pedro Bermejo have a personal touch as well as being practical and able to analyse situations. They are focused on their respective fields of law, efficient in resolving problems, and stand out for their integrity.’

‘They are very responsible and we are very satisfied.’

‘Luis Pedro, Luis Fernando and Juan Carlos Bermejo have all helped me to resolve issues of every kind, both in relation to permits and licensing and in relation to regulation, allowing us to plan our real estate developments in the best way possible.’

Key clients


Sur Desarrollos

Grupo Holding Inmobiliario

Inversiones NUN

Grupo Solid

Altos de Barberena, S.A

Grid, S.A.

Grupo Printer

Corporate/M&A Tier 4

Local firm Bermejo & Bermejo is experienced in advising international corporations with operations in Guatemala, as well as domestic companies with international operations. The practice is noted for its strength in the real estate and construction, aviation, agrochemical and gaming sectors, and for advising on the corporate needs of franchises. Juan Carlos Bermejo leads the 'efficient' and 'responsive' team, with support from Luis Pedro Bermejo and Luis Fernando Bermejo.

Practice head(s):


‘The firm stands out for its teamwork, the specialisation of the team members and the efficiency of the service.’

‘They are efficient and responsive in providing services, particularly Luis Fernando Bermejo.’

‘It is definitely a good team and the main thing is that they have good communication, which makes the work easier.’

‘Each team member is an expert in their field – Juan Carlos in everything relating to laws and contracts, and Luis Fernando in all trade mark matters. Between them, they make up a very good team.’

Key clients

Embotelladora La Fortuna

Transportes Aéreos Guatemaltecos

Wamos Air


Grupo Solid (Guatemala)


Carso Infraestructura y Construcción

Inversiones Moka

Servicios Condumex

Intellectual property Tier 4

Praised for its 'prompt and personalised client service', local family firm Bermejo & Bermejo has a strong domestic and regional client base which spans a number of sectors, particularly the agrochemical, hospitality, airline and pharmaceutical industries. The team is experienced in advising on trade mark and patent filings in Guatemala and the management of IP portfolios throughout Central America. It also handles IP litigation. The 'first-rate' Luis Fernando Bermejo leads the practice.

Practice head(s):


‘Prompt and personalised client service. Immediate responses.’

‘They are reliable and do very good work. They report back to us with clarity and very fast.’

‘Luis Fernando Bermejo is a very good attorney. He is very accessible at any time and gives accurate and fast responses.’

‘Luis Fernando Bermejo is proactive, quick and agile, and provides a high-quality legal service.’

‘Bermejo & Bermejo provide a personalised service and keep in touch with the client, giving you a feeling of familiarity and closeness.’

‘Luis Fernando Bermejo tries to find the best solutions for clients’ difficulties and problems, which are based on legal provisions and allow the client to best achieve the necessary protection of their interests in Guatemala.’

‘The team are young, knowledgeable in their field and always available.’

‘Luis Fernando Bermejo is a first-rate lawyer, but what most stood out to me was his attention to detail.’

Key clients

Kimberly-Clark Worldwide

Exeltis Global Group


Rainbow Agrosciences

Adoc/Clark & Freeman

Empresas Adoc

Tropic Air

Servicios Condumex

9Round Franchising



Banco Ficohsa