Carmigniani Pérez Abogados offers expert advice in a broad range of areas to local and international clients entering and pursuing business in Ecuador. The firm has offices in Guayaquil and Quito.
The firm combines experience with dynamism.Adapts its teams to the needs of each client, ensuring comprehensive care and high standards. Its associates are highly qualified professionals with business awareness.
Carmigniani Pérez Abogados is recognised for handling high-profile complex cases with innovative solutions. The involvement of its senior partners, who direct and supervise all cases and closely guide their teams, is a guarantee for effectively executing the designed strategies.
Commitment, integrity and efficiency are our primary values.
M&A: Market leader in this field. Its specialised team offers tailored advice, focusing on aspects related to purchase, sale and merger of companies and businesses within regulated and non-regulated industries. The firm has vast experience in meeting legal requirements in highly regulated industries.
Litigation and arbitration: Considered a litigation powerhouse, Carmigniani Pérez Abogados is praised for having a strong bench of well-known and sophisticated litigators and arbitrators. With real and effective nationwide service, the firm advises both local and foreign corporations, in a broad spectrum of disputes before domestic courts and arbitral tribunals. The direct and deep engagement of partners from early stages of the cases, involving the research and strategy definition, until the end of the dispute, is a warranty of excellence and quality.
Banking and finance: An extensive history in the field provides Carmigniani Pérez Abogados great expertise in this area. The firm works with national and international banks – commercial and investment – local and foreign investors, private investment funds, venture capital funds and other credit institutions. Provides counsel to establish and operate all financial institutions and credit operations, taking care of legal and regulatory matters.
Corporate: Robust experience among different industries, makes Carmigniani Pérez Abogados a place to go when seeking corporate advice.Provides advice in everything related to the life of companies, since its establishment with the election of the most convenient legal form, to general corporate matters such as statutory reforms, changes in capital, conflicts between shareholders, advice and support in processes with the supervisory authority, among others, until its liquidation.
Competition: Legal and economic experience are combined to provide counsel in antitrust matters. We represent high-profile companies in investigations undertaken by the authority, offering effective global defense. Carmigniani Pérez Abogados is the leading firm in disputing competition fines at the judiciary. It offers expertise in preventive counselling, considering adequate risk management.
Corporate governance and risk: We advise on the correct evaluation, implementation and improvement of models of good corporate governance to define roles and relationships between property, management and administration, to ensure compliance with the rules, policies and principles that govern a company, meeting the expectations of different interest groups.
We offer clients strategic analysis of issues that affect their business, considering legal implications, and social and reputational impacts. We develop models to identify and manage strategic risks, we also have experience in managing corporate crises.