Agustin Acosta Cárdenas

Agustin Acosta Cárdenas

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Partner at Paz Horowitz, with more than 10 years of experience in corporate law and M&A, mediation and arbitration, compliance & anticorruption and public procurement.


  • Master’s degree (LLM) in international commercial law, Litigation and Arbitration, New York University, School of Law.
  • (Candidate) Online LLM, Organizational Ethics and Compliance, St Thomas University 2019–2020.
  • Lawyer magna cum laude, Universidad San Francisco de Quito.
  • ISO 37001 Certification, Anti Bribery Lead Auditor and Lead Implementor.
  • Certification ISO 19600 (Compliance Management System).
  • Qualified mediator, in progress.
  • Candidate for a master’s degree in business law from the Universidad San Francisco de Quito.
  • More than 100 hours of certifications in mediation, negotiation, anti-money laundering, compliance, tax handling and tax update.
  • Professor at Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Introduction to Oral Litigation.