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Carmigniani Pérez makes two new partners in Ecuador
Carmigniani Pérez makes two new partners in Ecuador

Carmigniani Pérez makes two new partners in Ecuador

10 January 2020

Ecuadorian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Carmigniani Pérez Abogados has promoted two lawyers to the partnership – including appointing its first ever female partner – in doing so strengthening its banking, corporate and disputes practices. 

Change on the horizon
Change on the horizon

Change on the horizon

29 November 2019

Ecuador is set to become the newest entrant to the market-friendly Pacific Alliance trade bloc, putting it on a path to receiving greater foreign investment. The legal markets of Ecuador’s prospective trade partners have opened up to foreign firms more than anywhere else in the region. At a roundtable in Quito law firm partners weighed up whether Ecuador’s local heavyweights should fear what is to come, or if there will be enough work to go around.

Carmigniani Pérez helps consortium beat off challenge to win public contract
Carmigniani Pérez helps consortium beat off challenge to win public contract

Carmigniani Pérez helps consortium beat off challenge to win public contract

07 October 2019

Ecuadorian law firm Carmigniani Pérez Abogados has helped Spanish-Ecuadorian consortium Urvaseo obtain a US$402 millon waste collection contract in Guayaquil – in spite of a complaint brought by one of its competitors.

Ecuador appoints new competition head
Ecuador appoints new competition head

Ecuador appoints new competition head

01 November 2018

An Ecuadorian government body responsible for regulatory appointments has named Danilo Sylva Pazmiño as the head of the country’s competition authority.

Ecuador's Corral Rosales Carmigniani Pérez splits
Ecuador's Corral Rosales Carmigniani Pérez splits

Ecuador's Corral Rosales Carmigniani Pérez splits

01 August 2017

Corral Rosales and Carmigniani Pérez have dissolved their four-year combination, ending a landmark tie-up between two of Quito and Guayaquil's most respected firms and marking another major break-up in Ecuador's legal market.

Copec signs US$747 million deal with ExxonMobil
Copec signs US$747 million deal with ExxonMobil

Copec signs US$747 million deal with ExxonMobil

30 November 2016

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Colombia’s Brigard & Urrutia Abogados and Ecuador’s Corral Rosales Carmigniani Pérez have helped Chilean energy conglomerate Empresas Copec reach a US$747 million deal to buy oil major ExxonMobil’s lubricants and fuels business in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.

Ecuador hands down “contradictory” non-compliance ruling
Ecuador hands down “contradictory” non-compliance ruling

Ecuador hands down “contradictory” non-compliance ruling

05 September 2016

Ecuador’s competition enforcer yesterday fined a subsidiary of América Movil US$82.3 million for failing to comply with an order tied to an earlier abuse of dominance ruling, and reduced the penalty because of the very same conduct for which the company was fined.

Corral Rosales restructures steelmaker’s debts
Corral Rosales restructures steelmaker’s debts

Corral Rosales restructures steelmaker’s debts

26 July 2016

Two-years after filing for bankruptcy, Ecuadorean steelmaker Talleres Metalurgicos (Talme) has won approval from creditors to restructure US$25 million of debt with the help of Corral Rosales Carmigniani Pérez, in a rare example of Ecuador’s out-of-court restructuring legislation being put to use.

Ecuador rising: legal market responds to earthquake
Ecuador rising: legal market responds to earthquake

Ecuador rising: legal market responds to earthquake

10 June 2016

In the wake of Ecuador’s devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake, Tom Muskett-Ford hears about the pro bono relief efforts local firms have undertaken to help the shattered country back on its feet.

Corral Rosales guides JetBlue route to Ecuador
Corral Rosales guides JetBlue route to Ecuador

Corral Rosales guides JetBlue route to Ecuador

03 March 2016

Ecuador’s Corral Rosales Carmigniani Pérez has helped US low-cost airline JetBlue get approval for a daily flight between Quito and Fort Lauderdale in Florida.