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Vouga Abogados

Work Department

Labour & Employment, Corporate and M&A




Perla’s main practice area are Corporate and M&A and Labour & Employment, being co-head and head, respectively. Perla ha more than 25 years of experience assisting clients in complex local and cross-border corporate transactions and handling all of the Firm’s labour matters. Generally recognized as one of the best corporate and labour lawyers in the country.


Spanish and English


Paraguayan Bar Association


Navarra University, Spain (LL.M., 1995). National University of Asuncion (Attorney at Law, summa cum laude, 1992). 

Lawyer Rankings

Paraguay > Corporate and M&A

(Next Generation Partners)

Perla AldereteVouga Abogados

With its ‘deep knowledge and understanding‘ of both local and international markets, the corporate and M&A team at Vouga Abogados remains a leading practice. The team handles major investment projects and high-profile M&A, with clients such as Paracel and Copetrol. The firm advises clients from a range of industries and has noted particular activity in the agribusiness sector. The practice has increased its focus on compliance, advising clients on the development and implementation of compliance programmes. The firm has been involved in the drafting of several regulations within the corporate practice area, including a bill for the enactment of a new type of corporation and its regulatory decree. Rodolfo Vouga leads the team, alongside Perla Alderete and Rodolfo Guillermo Vouga, who both come with client recommendation. They are supported by up-and-coming figure Rodrigo Fernández and Carlos Vouga, who is praised for his ‘deep knowledge of M&A and corporate matters, quick responses and precision in his arguments and solutions‘. At the associate level, Cecilia Vera and Manuel Acevedo both play active roles in the team. Georg Birbaumer, Walter Vera and Luis Torales are also contacts to note.

Paraguay > Labour and employment

(Leading individuals)

Perla AldereteVouga Abogados

Vouga Abogados‘ labour and employment practice consists of a ‘solid team of expert lawyers‘. The team advises both national and international clients on labour compliance, audits and labour and social security regulations. The firm has noted an increase in work related to labour permits, licenses and authorisations. The group also acts on industrial health and safety matters. The ‘excellentPerla Alderete, a highly experienced labour lawyer, leads the team and ‘is very up to date on current labour issues‘. Mirtha dos Santos oversees the team’s high-profile litigation matters, with support from associate Marcela dos Santos, who plays a key role in handling labour litigation cases. Associate Walter Vera comes with client recommendation, an active team member who is involved in the majority of the team’s key transactions.