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Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano – Abogados
LIMA 15072

Work Department

Infrastructure and Concessions, Project Finance, Arbitration.


Partner Italo Carrano specializes in arbitration, infrastructure, mergers & acquisitions, and project finance.


He counsels on developing concessions and public-private partnerships and infrastructure works. His labor has been focused on projects legal management, from qualification to execution, including negotiating construction and supply contracts.

Ítalo has participated in financing and issuance of project-related securities, and in arbitration processes (local and international) related to the execution of investment contracts, concession contracts, judicial stability agreements, and international investment protection agreements.


Spanish, English.


Lima Bar Association.


Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú – Lawyer (1999), New York University School of Law – LL.M. (2008), Adolfo Ibáñez School of Management – MBA (2016).

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.