Professional Notice

Vouga Abogados


Vouga Abogados is a full-service firm that is regarded as one of Paraguay's leading law firms. Clients include a significant number of Fortune 500 companies operating across a broad range of industries as well as many of Paraguay’s leading companies, financial and almost all multilateral credit institutions, NGOs, public entities, multinationals and individuals.

A leader in the majority of the country’s landmark transactions and largest acquisitions, the firm is ranked in Band 1 by all leading legal directories, including its flagship corporate and M&A, banking and finance and dispute resolution practices, constitutes the Paraguayan firm with most practice areas listed in the top tier and the Paraguayan firm with most recommended practice areas in the relevant directories. Vouga Abogados and many of its attorneys are regularly listed in the most important global professional surveys, including: Chambers and Partners (Paraguayan Law Firm of the Year 2017), The Legal 500 (top tier for all practice areas) and IFLR 1000 (top tier for our finance and corporate practices).

The firm is at the very forefront of the development of the legal profession in Paraguay and both practises and champions the highest international professional and ethical standards. It is also a highly progressive firm and has embraced changes to the legal profession including the adoption and development of new technology. 

Vouga Abogados is a member of the World Services Group, Employment Law Alliance, Aliança De Advocacia Empresarial and the Legal Alliance of the Americas.

Clients say:

"We have always received great work and excellent assistance from Vouga. In terms of client service, they're exceptional and I praise their knowledge of the market."

"They are thorough, detail-oriented and highly experienced. They provide a fast turnaround and great attention to our projects."

“Undoubtedly one of the most qualified firms in the country.”

The firm has a solid team of legal and accounting professionals, organised in practice groups whose leaders are widely recognised in their fields, and many of whom hold degrees from US and European universities. The firm is also enriched by the wealth of expertise and networking capabilities of its professionals, many of whom have experience as international associates and visiting attorneys in foreign jurisdictions.

The firm’s focus on responsiveness, which is built on strong investments in human resources and technology, enables us to render world-class services in a time- and cost-efficient manner. In fact, the team has led several of the most complex and notable cross-border and multi-jurisdictional transactions in the country in recent years in various industries, including pharma, oil and gas, telecom, big data, agrochemicals, private ports, among others.

From its office in Asunción, Vouga Abogados offers regional reach meeting the highest international standards of client service. Vouga Abogados is one of the largest law firms in the country and your go-to firm for doing business in Paraguay.

With a team of professionals with experience spanning more than four decades, Vouga Abogados is one of the most prominent and experienced law firms in Paraguay.

Practice areas:



Banking and Finance

Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Restructuring

Consumer Law

Corporate and Commercial Law

Corporate Compliance and Ethics

Distributorship, Agency, Representation and Franchising

Environmental Law

Family Businesses, Estate Planning and Inheritance

Information Technology

Infrastructure and Project Finance

Insurance Law

Intellectual Property

International Trade and Mercosur Law

Labour, Industrial Safety and Social Security


Maritime, Air and Transport Law

Mergers & Acquisitions

Mining, Energy and Natural Resources

Oil & Gas


Public and Administrative Law

Real Estate, Construction and Engineering

Sports and Entertainment Law

Tax and Customs Law


Corporate Migration.

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