Guillermo Hesse > DLA Piper Perú > Lima, Peru > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper Perú
AV. VÍCTOR ANDRÉS BELAÚNDE 280
PISO 3, SAN ISIDRO 15073
LIMA
Peru
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Work Department

Litigation

Position

Partner

Career

Guillermo Hesse is a partner at DLA Piper Peru and leads the Litigation practice area. He focuses on complex commercial arbitrations, judicial disputes, public works, constitutional actions and claims against the public administration.

He has participated actively as the team leader in several complex and confidential cases and is a highly respected litigator in gas, energy and construction-related disputes.

Languages

English and Spanish

Education

J.D., Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, 1996

Bachiller en Derecho (Law Degree), 1996

Lawyer Rankings

Peru > Dispute resolution

Guillermo Hesse heads the litigation and arbitration practice at DLA Piper Perú  and is a ‘professional who takes charge of the case and client‘ with ‘great knowledge of the law and procedure‘. Clients appreciate the  ‘personal treatment‘ they receive from the firm and hold the ‘very broad knowledge of arbitration issues‘ and ‘dedicated service‘ it provides in high regard. The practice is particularly strong in energy and infrastructure-related disputes, where projects partner Carlos Nuñez brings considerable arbitration experience to the offering and is praised for his knowledge, strategy and assured advice. The firm is counsel to Metro de Lima Línea 2 in an ICSID arbitration against the Republic of Peru for an alleged breach of contract concerning the Line 2  concession agreement (value in dispute $460m).