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Rodríguez Angobaldo Abogados
CALLE CHINCHÓN 601-609-631
SAN ISIDRO
LIMA 15046
Peru

Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration

Position

Partner and co-head of Litigation and Arbitration.

Career

Jaime Heredia is a lawyer with over 20 years of litigation experience in judicial and arbitration disputes. Highly experienced in contentious-administrative proceedings for regulatory matters, taxes and sanctions, as well as in complex civil, corporate and infrastructure controversies.
Until March 2018, he had been a senior litigation partner at Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera Abogados for 20 years. During this time, he worked closely with renowned attorneys Nelson Ramírez and Fernando Meléndez.

Jaime’s reputation is based on his representation of major clients involved in numerous important sectors, including mass media, banking, education, energy, oil and petroleum, fishery, health care, mining, and retail, including Banco Internacional del Perú, Citibank del Perú, Banco Ripley, Banco Pichincha, Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas, Hunt Oil Company of Perú LLC, Repsol Exploración Perú, Sucursal del Perú, Pluspetrol Perú Corporation S.A., Savia Perú S.A., Transportadora de Gas del Perú S.A., Pesquera Exalmar S.A., Pesquera Diamante S.A., Colgate – Palmolive Perú S.A., Delosi S.A., Lima Airport Partners S.R.L., EXSA S.A., Pfizer S.A., Bayer S.A., ABB S.A., Abbott Laboratorios S.A., Unión de Cervecerías Peruanas Backus y Johnston S.A.A., Grupo Wong and Tiendas por Departamentos Ripley.

He is a professor of Civil Procedural Law at the Universidad de San Martín de Porres Law School. In 2018, he was a featured speaker at two conferences on arbitration organized by the Peruvian Institute of Arbitration, as well as lecturer at the National Seminar on Arbitration and Government Contracts organized by the Government Arbitration Association (CAE).

Among Jaime’s work highlights in 2018 were his defense of Banco Internacional del Perú against collection procedures relating to an illegal fine imposed by a municipality and representing Entel Perú in a Supreme Court case relating to administrative procedures involved in the development of mobile telecommunications infrastructure that established a legal precedent.

Languages

Spanish

Memberships

Lima Bar Association

Education

Universidad de San Martín de Porres

Lawyer Rankings

Peru > Dispute resolution

Earning promotion this year, Rodríguez Angobaldo Abogados is a ‘very powerful boutique’ that is ‘highly-specialised in complex litigation. With six dedicated disputes partners and a heavyweight 26-strong associate bench, it is now one of the largest dispute resolution firms in the Peruvian market, attracting clients such as Interbank, Rimac Seguros y Reaseguros, Telefónica del Perú and GMC Group. All the partners are ‘great trial lawyers‘ and noted for the ‘effectiveness of their strategies in complicated cases‘; they include founding partner Fernando Rodriguez Angobaldo, Adolfo Pinillos who is a ‘highly qualified and very reliable lawyer‘; the ‘very dedicated and results driven’ Jaime Heredia and César Abanto, who has specialist niche-expertise in pension issues. Current mandates include advising on a $150m dispute against a government agency within the telecoms sector.