Founded in 1878, Estudio Olaechea is the first independent law firm established in Peru and one of the most prestigious in the country. For 140 years, the firm has provided practical and innovative solutions in a timely and efficient manner to a broad base of local and international clients. As an independent full-service law firm, it is dedicated to provide legal services to companies, financial institutions and individuals seeking the highest professional and ethical standards.
The firm particularly enjoys national and international prominence in the areas of finance, securities, mergers & acquisitions and general corporate work; and it has assisted many important multinational companies in establishing and performing their businesses according to the highest legal standards.
Estudio Olaechea has established close working relationships with a network of independent law firms all over the world, being the exclusive Peruvian member of associations of the highest level: Lex Mundi, Club de Abogados, The Interlex Group and Ius Laboris.
The firm is organised with a teamwork approach, structured with lawyers from different areas of practice, in order to assist clients on a more personalised way and being able to deal with sophisticated matters and current business trends.
In this way, the firm assists companies and individuals interested in concessions, corporate mergers & acquisitions, divestitures, including due diligence and legal auditing procedures, corporate restructuring and bankruptcy. Mergers & acquisitions encompass negotiated acquisitions and mergers, divestitures, proxy fights, joint ventures and leveraged buyouts, among other matters. The firm’s attorneys represent buyers, sellers, investors, shareholders groups and financial advisers in structuring, negotiating and consummating complex domestic and international business combinations.
The firm’s experience includes representation of clients such as HSBC USA, Barclays Global Investors, ACS Solutions France, BlackRock, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Fidelity, Brown Brothers Harriman, EFG Capital International, Boston Consulting Group, Genomma Lab, GE Lighting, Clorox, Caterpillar, Mattel Inc, Nokia Solutions, Air Europa, MIQ Logistics Inc, Panasonic Avionics Corporation, NCR, Pernod Ricard, Banco de Credito, Daimler Chrysler, Hapag Lloyd, SNC Lavalin, among others.
Estudio Olaechea has always been involved in civic activities by providing pro bono legal assistance to religious, cultural, charitable and sports organisations.
Main areas of practice
Corporate M&A, banking and finance, real estate, investment funds and private capital, labour and immigration, competition and antitrust, compliance, litigation and dispute resolution, capital markets, intellectual property, energy and natural resources, insurance and reinsurance, tax, aviation and regulatory.Bernardo Monteagudo 201, San Isidro 27
Tel: +51 1 219 0400
Fax: +51 1 219 0420 / +51 1 219 0422