M Carolina Aguirre U was born in La Paz, Bolivia, in 1976. She was educated at the Bolivian Catholic University, La Paz (licentiate in law, 2001), the Escuela de Alta Dirección y Administración (EADA), Barcelona (master’s in corporate and fiscal legal counselling, 2004), the Private Bolivian University, La Paz (diploma in fiscal management, 2005), the La Paz Bar Association (diploma in arbitration granted by the University La Salle, 2010 and the Universidad Privada de Santa Cruz de la Sierra (UPSA), Santa Cruz (diploma in labour law, 2016). She is a member of the Bolivian Bar Association, the La Paz Bar Association, the International Bar Association (to which she is member of the young council of the Latin American Regional Forum and country representative of the Young Lawyers Committee). She manages the firm’s office in Santa Cruz de la Sierra and her practice areas are commercial law, corporate law, business law, administrative law, civil law, labour law and arbitration. She edits the firm’s newsletter “Orientación Legal”, and speaks Spanish and English.