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Hernández & Cía. Abogados
AV JAVIER PRADO OESTE 795
MAGDALENA DEL MAR
LIMA
Peru

Work Department

Dispute resolution

Position

Partner

Career

  • Hernández & Cía. Abogados (2017 – to present).
  • Philippi, Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero DU & Uría (PPU) (2015 – 2016).
  • Estudio Loli & García Cavero Abogados (2009 – 2015).
  • Estudio Caro & Asociados (2009).
  • Estudio Benites, Forno & Ugaz (2001- 2004).

Languages

Spanish and English

Memberships

  • Lima Bar Association.

Education

  • Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2001.
  • Doctorate in Law, Universidad de Alicante (Spain), 2016.

Lawyer Rankings

Peru > Dispute resolution

Hernández & Cía. Abogados advises on both judicial litigation and arbitration with standout expertise in tax disputes. It represents some leading companies in a range of industries, including mining, financial services, insurance and education, while matters range from high-stakes arbitrations, such as its work for a telecommunications client against a government ministry, to multiple judicial disputes on behalf of a Latin American conglomerate. Jorge Luis Zubiate is currently the sole partner of the practice and leads on both arbitration and litigation matters, supported by expertise at partner level from across the firm. The firm is also cultivating an increasingly busy white-collar crime practice led by highly-regarded Gonzalo del Río, who acts for construction client Graña y Montero.

Peru > Compliance

Hernández & Cía. Abogados draws together strong criminal law and corporate practitioners to provide a thorough criminal compliance service. It is particularly well versed in crisis management and internal investigations and is acting for Peru’s most high-profile company embroiled in the region’s ‘Lava Jato’ scandal, Graña y Montero (GyM), handling its crisis management and renewed compliance programmes. Gonzalo del Río is a full-time criminal law specialist and lead partner to GyM. He co-leads the practice alongside experienced corporate and banking partner Alfredo Filomeno.