Partner Profile

Esteban Palacios

Mendoza, Palacios, Acedo, Borjas, Páez Pumar y Cía


LL 250


Joined MENPA in 1993. Partner since 2007. Member of our Executive Committee.

Co-leader of our litigation department.

Advises clients on commercial matters, labour law, corporate governance and structures, public law and regulatory issues, life sciences, exchange control regulations, foreign investment, energy and natural resources, sports and entertainment, dispute resolution (including cassation procedures before the Supreme Tribunal of Justice), banking and finance, real estate, M&As, among others; as well as performing pro bono work.

From 2016 to 2019, vice-president of the Venezuelan Professional Baseball League.

Recognised by Chambers as Leading Individual in dispute resolution and labour and employment. Recommended by The Legal 500 in dispute resolution, energy, labour and employment, and public law. Recognised by Latin Lawyer as Key Partner on labour, energy, sports and entertainment, and corporate governance. Recognised by Best Lawyers in litigation.


Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (lawyer, 1993).
Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (master’s in civil procedure law, 1999).

Languages: Spanish and English.

This is part of a professional notice: all recommended firms are invited, but not required, to supply a professional notice and partner profiles, which are published in return for a fee.

Unlock unlimited access to all Latin Lawyer content