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Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados
LIMA 15072
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Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration.


Partner Arturo Aza specializes in solving civil conflicts, and in administrative-contested, and constitutional procedures.


He counsels on designing strategies, implementation and representation in administrative-contested and constitutional law processes related to contracts entered with the Peruvian state.

He participates in the judicial defense of interests before decisions of the different entities that are part of the public administration. In other words, the regulatory bodies, tax authorities, ministries, INDECOPI or regional and local governments related to recognizing rights, imposing sanctions, issuing authorizations, licenses, etc., and is an extrajudicial conciliator at the Centro Peruano de Prevención y Solución de Conflictos.

Arturo has taught Civil Procedural law (2006) and Civil law (2003-2004) at Universidad de Lima and Universidad Femenina del Sagrado Corazón (2003-2006). He is a Professor of the Legal act course at Universidad de Piura.


Spanish and english.


Lima Bar Association.


Universidad de Lima – Lawyer (1997), Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú – Master’s course in Law with mention in Civil Law (2005), Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas – Post-graduate Diploma in Electricity, Gas and Energy Law (2005).

Lawyer Rankings

Peru > Dispute resolution

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados is another giant in the sector: not only does it field a 16-strong disputes team (including six partners), but c1an also call on tier one specialists from across the firm as-and-when needed. The ‘highly-trained‘ team advises on a vast array of civil, commercial, criminal, constitutional and public law matters for some of the largest companies in the region. Clients particularly appreciate the ‘personalised attention‘ and partner involvement, as well as the ‘professionalism of the team, service spirit and excellent results that are aligned with our expectations‘. Lead partners include arbitration expert Juan Guillermo Lohmann, department head José Tam, widely respected Luis BedoyaArturo Aza (whose work is ‘remarkable‘) and arbitrator Italo Carrano, a ‘professional highly dedicated to his clients‘. The firm is currently handling over 80 arbitrations -some of which are significant international matters conducted under UNCITRAL or ICSID rules- for an array of clients typically drawn from the mining, finance and infrastructure sectors. They include Minera Las Bambas, Gases del Pacífico and Latin America Power Perú – which the firm is advising on a $150m LCC international arbitration against GCZ Energía concerning the termination of a joint venture agreement.