About the Author
Partner, admitted to the Bolivian Bar in 1997, Bolivia; and to the New York Bar in 2004.
Degrees: Universidad Católica Boliviana, La Paz (JD, 1997); Georgetown University Law Center, Washington DC (LLM in international legal studies, 2001); Andean University, La Paz (Masters in Economic Law, 1999).
Teaching experience: Professor of business law for postgraduate students, Universidad Privada Boliviana. Professor of mediation for postgraduate students, Universidad Real de la Cámara Nacional de Comercio.
Prior experience: Foreign associate at Piper Marbury Rudnick and Wolf, New York, 2001–2002; General Secretary, Mediation and Arbitration Centre and legal counsel, Bolivian National Chamber of Commerce, 1997–1998.
Memberships: La Paz Bar Association; New York State Bar Association (NYSBA); American Bar Association (ABA).
Practice areas: International business transactions, project finance, corporate law, alternate dispute resolution, natural resources.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Honours and distinctions: Ranked by Chambers and Partners in the field of corporate/commercial law.
Ranked by The Legal 500 as a recommended lawyer in the fields of banking and finance, corporate and M&A.
Recent experience: Jorge Inchauste was responsible for structuring investments in various matters concerning natural resources; he has also advised clients in structured finance operations and in international projects for doing business in Bolivia.