Rubio Leguía Normand > Lima, Peru > Firm Profile

Rubio Leguía Normand

Peru > Banking and finance Tier 2

Rubio Leguía Normand acts for national and international clients in a range of transactional matters, including asset-backed financings and acquisition, corporate and project financings, and also handles regulatory matters. Practice head Andrés Kuan-Veng advises both borrowers and lenders, including investment banks, commercial banks and blue-chip corporations on loans and financing transactions, capital markets deals and regulatory issues. Carlos Arata is another name to note for financing, as well as M&A, while at the associate level, Wilfredo Cáceres, Germán Gómez and Sheerley Cardenas are noted. The team recently underwent a number of personnel changes, including the arrivals of Gerardo Guzmán from BBGS ABOGADOS and dual-qualified (New York/Peru) of counsel Eliana Peláez, from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (Berlin office), in February and September 2023; along with the earlier  addition of senior associate Carlos Cerpa from Lazo Abogados in August 2022. Principal associate Janett Burga departed in May of the same year.

Practice head(s):

Andrés Kuan-Veng


‘Experience and knowledge that contributes to timely advice.’

‘Available and attentive to observations and queries.’

‘Excellent. Compared to other law firms in Peru, they are one of the best.’

‘Andrés Kuan-Veng is one of the best financial lawyers in the country.’

‘It is unique, it is leading with knowledge of the regulation, experience, and it is very close to the client.’

Key clients

Banco Santander


Morgan Stanley

Petróleos del Perú – Petroperú


Banco Itau Uruguay

Global Bank


Coöperatieve Rabobank


Banco Interamericano de Finanzas (Banbif)

Work highlights

  • Advised Petroperú in negotiating three amendments to a $1.3bn export financing granted by eighteen banks.
  • Advised Gramercy, a financial company dedicated to investing in emerging markets based in Connecticut, and Banco Santander Peru in a $40m financing in favour of Masplay and Equinox International (acting as co-borrowers).
  • Advised Itau Corpbanca – NY Branch – and Banco Itaú Uruguay on a $62m financing to Pharmaceutica Euroandina for the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Hersil Laboratorios Farmaceuticos.

Peru > Capital markets Tier 2

Rubio Leguía Normand fields a three-partner capital markets team under the leadership of Andrés Kuan-Veng; it was bolstered by the arrival of Gerardo Guzmán from BBGS ABOGADOS in February 2023 and also includes Carlos Arata. 2023 saw the firm take on several new capital markets clients, and it continues to handle an array of high-profile, cross-border ECM and DCM deals. Kuan-Veng is a key player in the market and brings 25 years of experience to both finance and capital markets transactions; he acts for investment and commercial banks, as well as blue-chip corporations. Arata is a key contact for corporate and finance transactions, including project finance and acquisition finance, and also handles the issuance of securities in capital market deals. At the associate level, Germán Gómez and Sheerley Cardenas are both recommended for corporate and financing work. Principal associate Janett Burga left the practice in April 2022.

Practice head(s):

Andrés Kuan-Veng

Key clients

Credicorp Capital

Arca Continental Lindley

JP Morgan Chase

HSBC Securities


Banco de Credito del Peru

Kallpa Securities

Protecta Compañia de Seguros


Fondo de Inversión Credicorp Deuda Soles

Work highlights

  • Assisted Credicorp Capital in the $300m secured corporate inaugural bond programme of Centenario Renta Inmobiliaria.
  • Advised Credicorp and Banco de Credito del Peru on a securitisation of up to $256m.
  • Advised Corporacion Lindley (a subsidiary of Arca Continental) on the acquisition of investment shares of Corporacion Lindley, by means of a mandatory public tender offer through the Lima Stock Exchange.

Energy and natural resources > Electricity Tier 2

Daniela García Belaunde heads the team at Rubio Leguía Normand, which forms part of the firm’s wider energy and natural resources practice. It acts for public and private sector clients on corporate matters, regulatory issues, procurement and PPAs, contracts work and disputes. García, who draws on previous experience at OSINERGMIN, brings strong expertise in regulatory matters, the preparation of market studies, the negotiation of electricity supply contracts and commercial matters, and is able to advise on the full life cycle of projects, from the awarding process through to development and operation. Strong associate support is provided by Annie Mijahuanga, who is recommended for administrative proceedings before regulators and commercial contracts. Former principal associate Katherine Yesquén Lihim left the firm.

Practice head(s):

Daniela García Belaunde


‘They provide strong industry knowledge and are constantly up-to-date and well informed with what is happening in the sector.’

‘They know the business and are proactive.’

Key clients

Sociedad Eléctrica del Sur Oeste

Terna Perú

Terna Plus

Fénix Power

Aluz Clean Energy

Acciona Concesiones

Cori Puno

Ministerio e Energia y Minas

Organismo Supervisor de la Inversión en Energía y Minería

Nexa Resources

Colinas del Campo


AMSA Group

Real Plaza

Scania Services del Perú

Work highlights

  • Advised Acciona Concesiones on a public tender for the design, construction, operation, and maintenance activities of two large projects.
  • Advised Terna Peru on the development of a transmission project and compliance with its obligations under its concession contract that was suspended due to the mandatory social isolation measures due to COVID-19.
  • Advised Aluz Clean Energy on defining the possibilities through which the surplus of power and energy of its hydroelectrical plant can be put into value and if such surplus can be traded.

Energy and natural resources > Mining Tier 2

Rubio Leguía Normand offers clients a strong mix of regulatory and corporate expertise under the leadership of Xennia Forno, Diego Grisolle and Emil Ruppert. The department advises local and global mining companies on operational issues, permitting, compliance, M&A and the acquisition of assets. It also offers particular expertise in the negotiation, drafting and implementation of joint ventures by mining companies, and in negotiations with the local communities affected by mining operations. Forno is a key name for cross-border investments and regulatory matters; Grisolle deals with environmental, commercial and compliance matters; and Ruppert is recommended for corporate and financing matters. Miguel Angel Soto acts for mining companies, investors, government entities and multilateral organisations in development, corporate and financing issues. Senior associate Nancy Ogata left for an in-house role at AESA.

Practice head(s):

Xennia Forno; Diego Grisolle; Emil Ruppert

Key clients

Operadores Concentrados Peruanos

Minera Boroo Misquichilca

Minera Waricocha

Pucara Gold – Pucara Resources

Abundia Minerals

Fortuna Silver Mines – Minera Bateas

Nexa Resources

Gold Fields

Newmont Mining Corporation – Minera Yanacocha

Newmont Perú

Barrick Gold Corporation – Minera Barrick Peru

Anglo American – Anglo American Quellaveco

Anglo American Perú

Aluminium Corporation of China – Minera Chinalco Peru

Cerámica San Lorenzo (Grupo Lamosa)

Fresnillo Peru

Minera Peñoles de Perú

Southern Peaks Mining – Minera Condestable

Hartree Metals

Jinzhao Mining Perú

Compañía Minera Santa Luisa

Work highlights

  • Acted as counsel to Jinzhao Mining on the optimisation of the Pampa de Pongo Project, which included the modification of the original design approved for the construction of the mine as well as energy and port facilities.
  • Engaged by Minera Chinalco to provide ongoing advice and consultancy services with respect to mining matters for the development of the Toromocho Project expansion.
  • Retained as Operadores Concentrados Peruanos’ counsel in connection with the acquisition of the Cobriza mine from Doe Run Peru.

Peru > Environment Tier 2

Rubio Leguía Normand handles both contentious and non-contentious environmental issues for a broad range of clients, including those in the manufacturing, energy and natural resources sectors. It is adept at advising on the environmental risks relating to M&A, as well as project finance, permits and licenses for various projects, with a focus on air quality control, water rights, nature protection and hazardous waste management. Other areas of focus include commercial and legal support regarding Clean Development Mechanisms (CDM) and offset projects, as well as carbon finance structuring. Xennia Forno leads the practice and is well known for project development work, environmental litigation and compliance, while key practitioner Miguel Angel Soto is recommended for environmental issues pertaining to the renewable energy sector. Former practice co-head Diego Grisolle left in March 2023.

Practice head(s):

Xennia Forno

Key clients



Energy Development Corporation


Cerámica San Lorenzo




Frontera Energy


Logistica Quimicos del Sur





Association of Cement Producers – ASOCEM

Work highlights

  • Engaged by Sercosta to provide ongoing legal advice to ensure that its fishing processing activities are performed in compliance with applicable regulatory requirements.
  • Engaged by Olympic to provide ongoing legal advice services in relation to contentious issues, such as the defence of administrative complaints regarding environmental and technical issues in more than 10 proceedings.
  • Advising Nexa Resources on more than 30 administrative sanctioning procedures before the Agency of Environmental Assessment and Enforcement Agency, relating to alleged non-compliance with environmental and social regulations.

Peru > Labour and employment Tier 2

Rubio Leguía Normand‘s labour, employment and social security practice offers domestic and international clients support from three offices in Peru. The department has a particular focus on immigration law, an area which is headed by Angel Ramírez. The practice itself is co-led by Víctor Ferro, who is highly experienced in complex collective bargaining issues; Sandro Núñez, who has particular expertise in insurance matters; and Armando Gutiérrez, who is adept at assisting clients in the natural resources industry. Associate André Cossio is recommended for advice on occupational health and safety regulations, while fellow associates Marilú Merzthal and Carol Arancibia are key contacts for employment litigation.

Practice head(s):

Victor Ferro; Sandro Nuñez; Armando Gutierrez


‘The labour area of Estudio Rubio is excellent, we have been working with them for many years because they know our business perfectly and help us with the implementation of all labour regulations for our company. They are highly trained, up-to-date professionals, focused on providing business advice and not just a legal opinion, and that is what sets them apart from other firms.’

‘André Cossio stands out: top lawyer, highly professional, exceptional advice on labour issues and litigation. He brings us the best results for the company, he works hand in hand with us to create strategies that allow us to mitigate our risks as a company. I am sure that he will soon be a partner of the firm due to his experience and track record in labour consulting and litigation.’

‘Sandro Nuñez gives a personalised service and is always available to answer questions or see the issues that are entrusted to him.’

‘The legal solution they provide is new, always taking into account the current jurisprudence in our country. They are probably more up-to-date than other firms regarding how judges are resolving certain cases, and they combine that with the legal knowledge they have.’

‘Sandro Núñez is a lawyer who offers you the ideal legal solution, without selling you false solutions or promises to win a case if deep down you know that it is not the case. He is very sincere in that regard. He has a level of explanation of a legal way out that other lawyers probably don’t have.’

Key clients

Pacífico Vida Compañía de Seguros y Reaseguros

Grupo ENEL

Mapfre Compañía de Seguros y Reaseguros

La Positiva Compañía de Seguros y Reaseguros

American Airlines Sucursal Peru

Minera Yanacocha

Grupo Gloria

Huawei del Perú

ALS Peru

Minera Boroo Misquichilca

Consorcio Minero Horizonte

Metro de Lima Línea 2

Citibank del Perú

Indra Perú

Minera Bateas


Prima AFP

Agroindustria San Jacinto

Casa Grande

Scania del Perú

San Martín Contratistas Generales

Work highlights

  • Achieved several precautionary measures for several clients, and the first resolution of INDECOPI in the country that ordered to disapply, with general effects, the Supreme Decree No. 001-2022-TR.
  • Advised Minera Yanacocha on the collective bargaining carried out with its two unions.
  • Advised Pacífico Vida Compañía de Seguros y Reaseguros on various labour issues.

Peru > Corporate and M&A Tier 3

Rubio Leguía Normand offers strength in domestic and cross-border M&A transactions under the leadership of Andrés Kuan-Veng, who has 20 years of experience in corporate work and has handled high-profile deals in the energy and infrastructure sectors; he also offers ancillary expertise in banking, finance and capital markets matters and is supported by Carlos Enrique Arata, who advises on corporate takeover bids, plans of arrangement and restructurings. In January 2023, Gerardo Guzmán joined from BBGS ABOGADOS, bringing M&A, restructuring and insolvency expertise to the team, and Wilfredo Cáceres was promoted to principal associate. In 2022, Carlos Cerpa joined as associate from Lazo Abogados and associate Janett Burga left the firm. Since publication, Arata has left the firm - effective as of November 2023.

Practice head(s):

Andrés Kuan-Veng

Key clients



Arca Continental Lindley

Acciona Concesiones

Newmont Corporation



Rimac Internacional Compañia de Seguros

Scania del Peru

Avla Perú Compañía de Seguros

Work highlights

  • Advised Minera Yanacocha on the repurchase of 5% equity interest in the company Summit Global Management II.
  • Advised Belcorp, a Peruvian beauty and cosmetic conglomerate with presence in Latin America, that acquired the whole (100%) equity interest in Litho Laser.
  • Advised Citibank del Perú on the evaluation of an international exchange offer launched during the integration of the BVL Group with the Colombian and Chilean stock exchanges.

Peru > Dispute resolution: Arbitration Tier 3

Rubio Leguía Normand‘s arbitration practice is led by Bruno Marchese and has a particular focus on complex civil, commercial, construction and administrative disputes. The team has strong industry experience in sectors such as aviation, energy and mining, acting for clients including American Airlines, Frontera Energy Peru and Minera Chinalco Peru. The practice was strengthened at senior level by the promotion of Giancarlo Celis, who has substantial experience leading cases for a variety of clients, to the partnership in October 2023.

Practice head(s):

Bruno Marchese

Key clients

American Airlines INC.

Andean Telecom Partners Peru

Anglo American Quellaveco

Caja de Pensiones Militar y Policial

Cementos Pacasmayo


Cia. Minera Santa Luisa

Citybike – San Isidro

Confecciones Textimax

Consorcio Minero Horizonte

Cosapi Group

Derco Group

DVA Group

Empresa de Generación Eléctrica del Sur

Frontera Energy Peru

Gloria Group

Huawei del Peru

La Fiduciaria

La Positiva Compañía de Seguros y Reaseguros

Minera Barrick Peru

Minera Boroo Misquichilca

Minera Chinalco Peru

Minera Yanacocha

Olympic Peru Inc

Pacifico EPS

Peruvian Tours Agency

Servicio de Agua Potable y Alcantarillado de Lima


Work highlights

  • Represented Citybike in an arbitration proceeding brought against San Isidro Municipality arising from the Public Bicycle System of San Isidro Contract for the implementation of a public bicycle system.

Peru > Dispute resolution: Litigation Tier 3

Experienced litigator Bruno Marchese, who has more than 30 years of experience in the field and a particular specialism within the aeronautical sector, leads the dispute resolution team at Rubio Leguía Normand. Experienced consultant partner Fausto Viale aids the team with his expertise in civil and constitutional law, while Giancarlo Celis, who was promoted to partner in October 2023, brings experience as in-house counsel in international companies such as AB InBev. Recent work from the litigation team includes representing La Fiduciaria in a proceeding brought against Corporación Aceros Arequipa involving high levels of compensation, and representing ANDEAN in several judicial proceedings against local governments in Peru.

Practice head(s):

Bruno Marchese


‘The firm provides personalised and specialised attention according to the specific query. The relationship is direct and immediate.’

‘Bruno Marchese: Great professionalism and knowledge in procedural and administrative issues.’

Key clients

American Airlines

Andean Telecom Partners Peru

Anglo American Quellaveco

Cementos Pacasmayo

Confecciones Textimax

Huawei del Peru

La Fiduciaria

Minera Barrick Peru

Minera Chinalco Peru

Minera Yanacocha

Peruvian Tours Agency

Servicio Nacional de Adiestramiento en Trabajo Industrial

Work highlights

  • Represented Anglo American’s subsidiary Anglo American Quellaveco in different legal proceedings related to properties it acquired.
  • Represented Minera Yanacocha in two proceedings brought against the company and the Ministry of Energy and Mines, through which third parties seek to render null and void resolutions for the Conga Mining Project.

Peru > Public law and regulation Tier 3

The public law practice at Rubio Leguía Normand is led by Milagros Maraví and Milagros Mendoza, who was promoted to partner in early 2023. It offers expertise in public services and regulation, PPPs, state contracts, concessions and water resources and acts for both public and private entities. Maraví has recently advised a number of clients on procedures to eliminate bureaucratic barriers relating to Supreme Decree N° 001-2022-TR, which changed the regulations around outsourcing in the country; she also handles public tenders and regulatory matters. Mendoza is a name to note for public procurement contracts. Principal associate Arturo Ruiz focuses on economic, administrative and water law, and senior associate Sheyla Llacza is recommended for the elimination of bureaucratic barriers and other administrative procedures. Senior associate Erick Cuba joined the team in October 2023 from the Ministry of Development and Social Inclusion, bringing experience in administrative and regulatory law, concessions, government contracts, public policy and arbitration.

Practice head(s):

Milagros Maraví; Milagros Mendoza

Key clients

COSAPI Minería

Intersur Concesiones

National Confederation of Private Business Institutions — CONFIEP

Servicio de Agua Potable y Alcantarillado – SEDAPAL

Everbridge INC

Programa Nacional de Inversiones en SALUD – PRONIS


Concesionaria IIRSA Norte

Concesionaria Interoceánica Sur-Tramo 2

Concesionaria Interoceánica Sur-Tramo 3

BERD – Projecto, Investigação E Engenhari De Pontes

Comité de Operación Económica del Sistema Interconectado Nacional – COES SINAC

Organismo Supervisor de la Inversión en Infraestructura de Transporte de Uso Público – OSITRAN

Organismo Supervisor de Inversión Privada en Telecomunicaciones – OSIPTEL

Proyecto Especial Legado Juegos Panamericanos y Parapanamericanos

Ópticas GMO Perú

Concesionaria Trasvase Olmos

Sociedad Concesionaria Desaladora del Sur

Work highlights

  • Advised Cosapi Minería on a procedure to eliminate bureaucratic barriers against Supreme Decree N° 001-2022-TR in Peru.
  • Advised Intersur Concesiones on a procedure to eliminate bureaucratic barriers against Supreme Decree N° 001-2022-TR in Peru, specifically the prohibition to use outsourcing for complementary and specialised activities.
  • Prepared several drafts for the National Confederation of Private Business Institutions (CONFIEP) in order to make it easier for Peruvian companies to present claims for bureaucratic obstacles related to the prohibition of outsourcing activities.

Peru > Real estate Tier 3

Rubio Leguía Normand’s real estate group ‘stands out for its deep knowledge, specialisation and experience’. It has considerable expertise in real estate matters pertaining to large infrastructure projects and advises on commercial and residential developments, with a focus on sales and acquisitions, permitting, registrations and disputes. Practice head Franco Soria is experienced in social conflict negotiation, land remediation and land titling processes, surface rights, and licensing and permitting, while at the associate level, Renzo López handles urban and rural developments, and Andrés Vasquez stands out for his unique experience in sanitation matters, having previously worked at the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation. Since the conclusion of research, the practice group has been further strengthened with the hire of Pedro Pablo Castañeda -formerly in house at shopping centre developer, Real Plaza- as a partner - effective September 2023.

Practice head(s):

Franco Soria


Their experience in the field is highly remarkable. The lawyers of this team have very high knowledge in the relevant matters and can propose solutions with multidisciplinary implications.

This team stands out for its deep knowledge, specialisation and experience.

Estudio Rubio has a large and diverse team that allows us to address in a timely and effective manner the different issues that arise.

They compare favourably with teams from other firms and they have extensive knowledge of state procedures and regulations.

The strength of the real estate area of ​​Rubio Leguía y Normand is that it is made up of both experienced lawyers and highly qualified young people.’

They have professionals of different specialities and skills (engineers, communicators and community negotiators) which allows them to provide a comprehensive service in the real estate sector.

Franco Soria stands out for his knowledge of the sector; he seeks objective and achievable solutions.

Regarding the team, I consider that the abilities of the lawyers with whom I have worked are excellent, they have dynamism, empathy and above all they listen to our comments to carry out projects successfully.

Key clients

Municipalidad de Lima

Minera Las Bambas. MMG

Petróleos del Perú – Petroperú

Consorcio Besalco Stracon

Minera Yanacocha

Tiendas del Mejoramiento Del Hogar

Sodimac – Maestro

Unna Energía

Mall Aventura

Real Plaza

Fondo Mi Vivienda

Empedrada Lodge. Caral-Peru

Agroindustrial la Punta

Tinka Resources

Credicorp Capital.

Banco Internacional del Perú (Interbank)


Asociación de Empresas Inmobiliarias del Perú- ASEI.

GPS Management del Perú

Cementos Pacasmayo

Saga Falabella

Southern Peaks Mining



ATP Sites

RED Peruana de Energía



ITAU CorpBanca/New York Branch

Banco Santander Perú

Los Portales

Work highlights

  • Advised Municipalidad de Lima and EMAPE on the implementation of the compensation and involuntary resettlement plan for the expansion of the northern section of the metropolitan transportation system.
  • Advising Minera Las Bambas on land purchases, land sanitation (both the mining project and the social projects they implement) and the management of social conflicts.
  • Advised Real Plaza on the sanitation of a 30,000 m2 area of land.

Peru > Projects and infrastructure Tier 4

The team at Rubio Leguía Normand is experienced in assisting clients across the full life cycle of project, from the tender and evaluation stage through to contract formulation and beyond. The team is jointly headed by Milagros Maraví, who is highly experienced in advising on private investment projects, Andrés Kuan-Veng, who leads on high-end lending transactions, Franco Soria, who is experienced in real estate issues, and Daniela García Belaunde, who is particularly adept in dispute resolution in the electricity sector. Milagros Mendoza, another key practitioner in the team, was promoted to partner in January 2023. Associate Sheyla Llacza is another name to note.

Practice head(s):

Milagros Maraví; Andrés Kuan-Veng; Franco Soria; Daniela García Belaunde

Key clients

Terna Plus

Terna Perú

Petroleos del Peru


Union por la Infraestructura

Municipalidad de Lima – World Bank

Minera Las Bambas

Consorcio Besalco – Stracon

Peru > Tax

Rubio Leguía Normand's October-2023 hire of former Estudio Olaechea practice co-head Jorge Dávila (international tax, tax planning, transfer pricing, M&A and contentious tax matters), brings additional senrior fire-power to the practice group led by Luz María Pedraza (tax advice, tax audits, tax procedures & planning, and company reorganisations), puts it firmly on the map for tax matters.

The firm ranks as one of Peru’s top tier full-service firms. Its reputation for high ethical standards and top-quality services combined with extensive experience and both local and international expertise makes it a regular player in milestone transactions. The firm is a member of the international TerraLex Network.

Main practice areas
Banking, finance and capital markets: The firm has participated on landmark transactions and its members are praised for their deal-oriented approach. The firm has been advising banks and developers in financing transactions in different sectors. In capital markets, the firm works with both issuers and arrangers in public and private (local and international) offers of securities, the firm also works with investment fund managers in the formation and offer of investment funds; listing of companies in the Lima Stock Exchange, among other transactions.

Project finance: The team has worked in project finance transactions in almost every sector and are pioneers in structures using payment certificates for advancement of works (CRPAOs, RPICAOs, etc). The firm advises participants in the most important public projects as well as sponsors of private initiatives, for investments of over $3bn.

Mergers and acquisitions: The firm’s practice is highly recognised and its well rooted team provides a knowledgeable and business based approach. The firm’s experience extends both to the ‘buy’ as well as the ‘sell’ side and its diverse array of clients include several sectors such as mining, fintech, forestry, micro-finance, energy, retail and infrastructure. Clients praise the practice due to its innovative approach and thorough understanding of both client and transaction needs.

Mining: Traditionally one of the firm’s key practice departments since its inception. Its broad experience and depth allow it to provide advice in all aspects relating to mining projects (exploration and development agreements, joint ventures, project finance, construction and energy supply agreements, land acquisition and permitting).

Energy: The firm’s energy practice encompasses all aspects of energy project development, including energy tenders, advising in the compliance of applicable market regulation and drafting/negotiating PPA agreements, as well as all types of agreements required to operate in the market. Regulatory: unparalleled experience in regulatory issues, concessions and PPPs, grants the firm a specialised knowledge regarding complex industries such as construction and infrastructure.

Environmental:The firm’s extensive experience in environmental matters relating to the development of all types of projects is renowned. Clients praise the environmental team for its ability to work together with technical specialists in order to provide a complete advisory relating to the environmental related matters regarding their projects.

Tax: The team’s practice encompasses a broad range of matters, having significant experience in M&A transactions, cross-border financings, energy, infrastructure and mining project development, among others. The World Tax Guide recognises the firm among the top five tax practices in Peru. The firm is also member of the TaxNet.

Labour and employment: The practice boasts a diverse team known in the market for its consistent experience and its impeccable record of accomplishment with expertise in both employment and social security. It handles audits, milestone collective bargaining, immigration law, gender diversity and both judicial and administrative proceedings.

Dispute resolution: The firm’s dispute resolution and arbitration practice encompasses every type of complex litigation, including antitrust, administrative, aeronautical, tax, constitutional and commercial litigation. Experience includes an active practice in arbitration and domestic and international dispute resolution, including investment arbitration settled before ICSID.

Real estate: The firm’s experience includes providing advice on acquisition of property or other surface rights owned by the public or private sector. Its services are supported by technical-legal diagnosis studies that identify legal limitations of the involved areas. The firm’s vast experience focuses on processes of detaching, accumulation, title clearance and on procedures for obtaining licenses of urban land improvement, building and operation and, in general, in any procedure related to property. Intellectual property: The firm advises its clients from the beginning on intellectual property issues in strict compliance with the, national, regional and international regulations. Likewise, it provides advice on the registration of their intellectual property elements, market positioning and on possible infringements against their rights from third parties.

Data protection: The firm provides advice across different market sectors in designing, implementing and auditing Personal Data Protection Programs based on their business activities, aimed at preventing possible contingencies and at creating value in their organisations. It also assists clients in the investigations, audits and administrative procedures initiated with the National Authority for the Protection of Personal Data.

Competition and antitrust: The firm’s practice assists clients throughout all the stages of any given competition process by analysing its client’s industry and implementing compliance programs tailored to their needs, which allows the firm to train the entire staff of an organisation in order to avoid acts contrary to the competition, and to mitigate the effects of any possible sanctioning procedures. The firm also accompanies clients in contingent situations through its consulting and handling litigation procedures, for which it has experience in anticipated procedural conclusions, such as termination commitments and leniency programs.

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate, M&A, Project Finance Andrés Kuan-Veng (Partner) (+51) 997 552 266 / (+511) 208 3030
Labour & Employment Armando Gutiérrez (Partner) (+51) 998 909 845 / (+511) 208 3039
Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Constitutional, Patrimonial and Non-Patrimonial Civil Law Bruno Marchese (Partner) (Partner) (+51) 998 698 356 / (+511) 208 3005
Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate, M&A, Project Finance Carlos Arata (Partner) (+51) 951 029 069 / (+511) 208 3030
Corporate, M&A, Tax and Customs, Wealth Management César Luna Victoria (Partner) (+51) 945 094 557 / (+511) 208 3011
Corporate, M&A Claudia Chong (Partner) (+51) 994 092 907 / (+511) 208 3000
Natural Resources: Energy and Hydrocarbons Daniela García Belaunde (Partner) (+51) 998 698 479 / (+511) 208 3000
Environment, Natural Resources: Mining Diego Grisolle (Partner) (+51) 999 494 546 / (+511) 208 3000
Corporate, M&A, Natural Resources: Mining Emil Ruppert (Partner) (+511) 208 3000
Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Constitutional, Patrimonial and Non-Patrimonial Civil Law Fausto Viale (Counsel) (+51) 999 000 063 / (+511) 208 3000
Real Estate, Land Remediation and Land Titling Franco Soria (Partner) (+51) 995 065 425 / (+511) 208 3007
Corporate Guillermo Acuña (Managing Partner) (+51) 999 647 794 / (+511) 208 3003
Tax & Customs Luz María Pedraza (Partner) (+51) 998 675 326 / (+511) 208 3008
Public Law Milagros Maraví (Partner) (+51) 999 497 257 / (+511) 208 3014
Labour & Employment Sandro Núñez (Partner) (+51) 995 730 181 / (+511) 208 3026
Labour & Employment Víctor Ferro (Pertner) (+51) 999 651 267 / (+511) 208 3004
Environment, Natural Resources: Mining Xennia Forno (Partner) (+51) 998 698 618 / (+511) 208 3009
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Milagros Maraví photo Milagros Maraví Milagros is a partner of the Administrative and Regulatory Practice Area, specializing…
Bruno Marchese photo Bruno Marchese Bruno is a partner of the Dispute Resolution and Arbitration Practice Areas,…
Milagros Mendoza photo Milagros Mendoza Milagros is Principal associate of the Administrative and Regulatory Practice Area, specializing…
Sandro Núñez photo Sandro Núñez Sandro is a partner of the Labor, Social Security and Migratory Practice…
Luz María Pedraza photo Luz María Pedraza Luz María is a partner and a joint head of the Tax…
Emil Ruppert photo Emil Ruppert Emil is a partner of the Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate and Contractual…
Franco Soria photo Franco Soria Franco is a partner of the Real Estate and Land Remediation and…
Miguel Angel Soto photo Miguel Angel Soto Miguel Ángel is principal associate of the Natural Resources: Mining, Environment, Water…
Fausto Viale photo Fausto Viale Fausto is a consultant of the Dispute Resolution and Arbitration Practice Areas,…
Partners : 19
Other fee-earners : 61
Total staff : 140

A new partner joins Rubio Leguía Normand

  • Since Wednesday, October 4, Jorge Dávila joined Rubio Leguía Normand as a partner in the Tax and Customs area.
  • With more than 17 years of experience in the field of tax consulting and procedures, advising clients with multinational and local presence in various aspects of the matter; such as tax structuring of operations, tax compliance, assistance in audits, representation in contentious and non-contentious procedures, as well as tax judicial processes, among others, will be very well used to strengthen Rubio Leguía Normand.

Appointment of Partner in Rubio Leguía Normand

  • Since Wednesday, October 4, Giancarlo Celis became a partner in the Dispute Prevention and Resolution and Arbitration area of Rubio Leguía Normand.
  • Giancarlo is a specialist in all types of litigation and dispute resolution, legal risk determination, legal affairs manager, compliance, and corporate affairs, with more than 16 years of professional experience, which will serve to strengthen Rubio Leguía Normand.

A new consultant joins Rubio Leguía Normand

  • Since Wednesday, September 18, Eliana Pelaez joined Rubio Leguía Normand as a consultant in the corporate and financial area.