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AVENUES PATRIA AND AMAZONAS, COFIEC BUILDING, 4TH, 5TH, 10TH, 11TH AND 16TH FLOORS, QUITO, ECUADOR
Tel:
Work +593 2 2562 680
Fax:
Fax +593 22 559 092
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Web:
http://www.bustamanteybustamante.com.ec
Bustamante & Bustamante, Dr Josemaría Bustamante, Quito, ECUADOR

Dr Josemaría Bustamante

Tel:
Work +593 22 564 065
Email:
Web:
www.bustamanteybustamante.com.ec
Bustamante & Bustamante

Work Department

General Practice

Position

Senior Partner. Josemaria Bustamante has assisted international clients in: Litigation, Multilateral transactions; Cross Border transactions; Mergers and Acquisitions; Project Financing and Management; Public Procurement; Civil, Commercial, Corporate, and Tax Law; International Trade; Franchising, Licensing and Distribution; in the following sectors: Insurance; Banking; Finance; Stock Exchange; Aviation; Communications; Maritime; Energy; Agrochemical industry; Beverage industry; Agroindustry; and, Fishing and Food industry. Pro bono work includes having obtained the first Certificate of Protection ever issued by the Ecuadorian Government, which was granted to Luthier Hugo Chiliquinga; and, the first patent ever conferred to a Luthier in Ecuador; Fundación Zaldumbide-Rosales (promoting musicians worldwide);The Global Foodbanking Network, and several foreigners moving into Ecuador to spend their retirement.

Career

Legal Clerk, Bustamante & Bustamante, 1986; Associate, Bustamante & Bustamante, 1990; Senior Partner, Bustamante & Bustamante, 1996; Equity Partner, Bustamante & Bustamante, 2004. Speaker: Paris Chamber of Commerce, 1993; London Chamber of Commerce, 1993. He has also been a speaker at the London and Paris Chambers of Commerce, the American and Washington State Bar Associations (2002), and the San Francisco Bar Association (2003)

Languages

Spanish, English.

Member

He has been a member of the American Bar Association, Washington State Bar Association, San Francisco Bar Association; Quito Bar Association and International Bar Association, American-Ecuadorian Chamber of Commerce, British-Ecuadorian Chamber of Commerce, and French-Ecuadorian Chamber of Commerce. Active member of World Services Group.

Education

Obtained a Licentiate in Juridical Sciences degree in 1997, an Advocate of the Justice Tribunal degree in 2004, and a Jurisprudence Doctorate degree in 2004 from the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador, based in Quito.

Leisure

Philosophy, theology, literature, and music.

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