Firm Profile > Consortium Legal > San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Consortium Legal

Corporate and finance Tier 1

Consortium Legal regularly acts for multinational corporations, domestic and international banking groups and investment firms, among others. The practice covers contract law as well as banking and finance, securities, foreign investment and international trade. Recent work includes advising a steel producer on a capital contribution into a competitor and assisting a brewer with the sale of a sugar refinery. It also acted for Vizion Developments, as owners and contractors, in relation to the construction of a 30-story luxury apartment building, including obtaining the environmental, municipal and national aeronautics permits. Managing partner José Ramón Paz Padilla is recommended for large, cross-border financial transactions and José Rafael Rivera frequently advises on foreign investment, financial, corporate and commercial law matters. Other names to note are banking law specialist Gustavo León-Gómez, along with senior associates José Ramón Paz Morales and Karla Andino.

Dispute resolution Tier 1

Consortium Legal fields experts in civil and commercial disputes as well as tax litigation, employment-related disputes, administrative law litigation and IP claims; the practice also has significant arbitration experience. Ulises Mejía is a specialist in litigation and arbitration in addition to civil, commercial and administrative law claims and is particularly focused on disputes involving construction investment agreements, PPP, insurance and telecoms. Gustavo León-Gómez is also highly rated and senior associate Daniela Villafranca has extensive experience in handling both civil proceedings and contentious administrative matters.

Tax Tier 2

Consortium Legal's tax legal practice covers general tax consultancy, national, regional and international taxation, tax audits, disputes, and the tax aspects of M&A, corporate reorganisations and estate planning. Senior partner Armando Manzanares is currently the director of the tax and administrative law practice; he regularly assists significant national and international companies with their tax matters.

Consortium Legal. Your Law Firm for Business.

We are the largest law firm in Central America with more than 200 attorneys and seven offices strategically located in the five countries of the region and a multi-generational team that knows your needs. We provide regional coordination from a single point of contact for all your transactions.

Consortium is a full-service firm that has focused in the care of all types of companies that wants to do business in the region. We have specialised departments led by our partners in different areas of practice. Recognised as Central America Law Firm of the Year by the most valuable international legal directories, we are your strategic legal advisers.

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking and finance José Ramón Paz
Corporate Gustavo León-Gómez
Corporate José Rafael Rivera
Other fee-earners : 16
Total staff : 26
Partners : 10