Partner Profile

Jose Balta

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados


LL 250


José Balta leads our labour area, and specialises in advising national and foreign companies on labour issues.

He counsels on collective negotiations and general advisory to companies on contracting and terminating employees. He also advises on obtaining residency for foreign citizens in Peru.

He participates in labour inspections and the most important judicial procedures in Peru on his area of expertise.

José has been a professor in the Law School of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú in several labour law courses since 1996. He has published various articles, as well as the book Acoso sexual en las relaciones laborales privadas (Sexual harassment in private labour relations) (ARA Editores, 2005).

Education: Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú – Lawyer (1990); Cornell University, NY – master’s in professional studies (industrial and labour relations) Fulbright scholarship (1994). Memberships: Lima Bar Association. Practices: labour.

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