Mattias Garrón > PPO Abogados > La Paz, Bolivia > Lawyer Profile

PPO Abogados
Av. Ballivian No. 555
Edif. El Dorial – Piso 14

Work Department

Public Law, Corporate Law and Corporate Governance.




Mattias Garrón is a partner at PPO Abogados and participates on the Corporate & Commercial and Regulatory teams.

His practice focuses on advising local and foreign companies with respect to corporate matters, as well as project development, mergers and acquisitions and foreign investment. In parallel, he has significant experience in commercial matters, having advised clients, of virtually all industries, regarding their commercial relationships.

In the regulatory sphere, he has significant experience in administrative and regulatory matters, having held important positions in the public administration in regulators in charge of overseeing matters such as antitrust, corporate governance, telecommunications and transportation.

Prior to joining PPO, Garrón was a Senior Associate at Ferrere. Also, he worked at Airbus in Spain. He also worked in the energy sector as legal counsel to AIR BP. In his most recent position, he was head of the legal analysis Unit at the Attorney General´s Office.


English, Spanish.


Mr. Garrón obtained his law degree from the Universidad Católica Boliviana, in La Paz, Bolivia, and a Master’s in Business Law from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, in Spain. He also obtained postgraduate degrees from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and Universidad del Valle.

Lawyer Rankings

Bolivia > Energy and natural resources

(Next Generation Partners)

Mattias Garrón – PPO Abogados

PPO Abogados‘ ‘highly competent’ energy and natural resources team advises national and international clients from the power generation, hydrocarbons and mining sectors. The firm has been involved in the development of a lithium project in Bolivia, and is advising on a major private investment in the green hydrogen and ammonia sphere. The group advised a number of new energy and natural resources clients in 2022 on a diverse range of matters, such as regulations, commercial agreements and litigation. The team is co-led by four lawyers: public law expert Diego BöhrtMattias Garrón, who is praised for giving ‘excellent results‘ in mining matters;  Pablo Ordoñez, a hydrocarbons expert who advises clients such as Canacol Energy; and Carlos Pinto, who advises companies on the development of energy, mining and hydrocarbons projects.

Bolivia > Corporate and M&A

PPO Abogados’s ‘proactive and diligent’ corporate and M&A team provides a variety of specialised and sophisticated legal services. The firm covers the full range of corporate law matters, including the registration of businesses, preparation of shareholder agreements, and dissolutions and liquidations. The group is often involved in cross-border transactions, assisting both regional and multinational clients, and added to its extensive client base in 2022. The team has an ever-growing knowledge of international matters, such as global compliance policies, international public procurement rules and treaty benefits for investments. Carlos Pinto, Marcial Fernández and Diego Böhrt jointly lead the department. Mattias Garrón is noted for his significant experience in corporate and commercial matters, as well as in project development, M&A and foreign investment. Salomón Eid focuses his practice on transactional, corporate, and finance matters, where he leads the technology practice for the firm. At associate level, recently appointed practice director Delma Paz, and Carolina Arnez, María René Suárez and Ingrid Reese, are all names to note.