Mr Ramiro Jácome > Heka Law Firm > Quito, Ecuador > Lawyer Profile

Heka Law Firm
Edificio MOKAI
Paul Rivet N30-54
Piso 7

Work Department

• Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
• Tax, Foreign Trade and Customs Law




Ramiro has more than 10 years’ experience in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, tax, foreign trade and customs law. He focuses his practice on natural resources, the stock market, retail, and technology among others.

Ramiro advises important companies and economic groups, both domestic and foreign, and concentrates his practice on tax planning and support in litigation relating to tax collection.

In the corporate area, Ramiro advises clients on matters of corporate management, incorporation of companies, company reforms, contingencies, and business risk.


Spanish - English


Ramiro graduated as a lawyer from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador, and is a Master of Law with International Tax Planning candidate at the Universidad Andina Simón Bolivar (Ecuador).

Lawyer Rankings

Ecuador > Corporate and M&A

Heka Law Firm’s growing practice continues to provide advice to a range of local and international clients, with corporate restructurings and M&A transactions featuring as key areas of work for the firm. To facilitate these efforts, in May 2022 the firm announced its collaboration with Spanish legal-software company ElixTech to create ‘Heka Tech’, a management tool for data protection, compliance, digital transformation and the general facilitation of efficiency in legal processes. Juan Andrés Gortaire heads up both the corporate and competition practices and frequently undertaking business structuring, M&A and due diligence, along with general corporate matters and the implementation of corporate governance models; he primarily acts for clients in the insurance, logistics and real estate sectors. He is flanked by fellow partners Andrés Terán, who brings the firm’s corporate offering to the TMT sector (such as his ongoing advisory to Fintech company Paymovil); and Ramiro Jácome whose corporate practice includes specialisations in corporate governance, company structuring, and risk management. Associate Ana Victoria Cedeño left for Robalino Law in April 2022.