Professional Notice

Estudio Olaechea


Estudio Olaechea is one of the main law firms in Peru. It has a vast experience accrued for over 140 years. Since its founding in 1878, Estudio Olaechea has remained as one of the leading and most prestigious law firms in the country. The firm also stands out for the practice of law within the highest standards of professionalism and ethics, which provide to our customers a guarantee of absolute confidentiality and security in the legal issues and transactions that are entrusted to us. 

As an independent full-service law firm, it is dedicated to provide legal services to companies, financial institutions and individuals seeking the highest professional and ethical standards.

The main practice areas of the firm include corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, investments, PPPs, project finance, corporate restructuring and bankruptcy, criminal and civil law, taxation, labour and immigration, antitrust, guarantees and collaterals, real estate, intellectual property, litigation and dispute resolutions, international law, and regulatory matters such energy, mining, environment, communities relationship, oil and gas, water rights and natural resources, banking, capital markets, pension funds, insurance and reinsurance, telecommunications, construction-EPC contracts, public utilities, infrastructure and concessions, aviation, among others. Estudio Olaechea has established close working relationships with a network of independent law firms all over the world, being the exclusive Peruvian member of associations of the highest level: Lex Mundi, Club de Abogados, The Interlex Group, Ius Laboris and First Law International.

The firm is organised with a teamwork approach, structured with lawyers from different areas of practice, in order to assist clients on a more personalised way and being able to deal with sophisticated matters and current business trends.

Some of its members are distinguished professors of Law at Peruvian top Law Schools who are constantly publishing papers and articles in local and international journals and magazines.

The firm’s professionals continue updating and pursuing specialist studies in their corresponding area of expertise in order to provide the firm’s clients with the most complete and accurate legal advice. Several of the firm’s attorneys have pursued post-graduate degrees in Peru and abroad in prestigious institutions such as Harvard University; Columbia University; New York University (NYU); The University of Chicago; The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Georgetown University; Duke University; Northwestern University; La Sorbonne, Universitat de Barcelona, IE Business School, among others.

As a matter of policy, our firm encourages the strategy of combining legal and business skills. Our professionals have worked, studied and/or lived abroad, and are familiar with international business and legal working practices. All of our members (lawyers and administrative staff) are fluent in English and Spanish. Some of them are also fluent in Portuguese, French and Russian.

The firm’s experience includes representation of clients such as HSBC USA, Barclays Global Investors, ACS Solutions France, BlackRock, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Fidelity, Brown Brothers Harriman, EFG Capital International, Boston Consulting Group, Genomma Lab, GE Lighting, Clorox, Caterpillar, Mattel Inc, Nokia Solutions, Air Europa, MIQ Logistics Inc, Panasonic Avionics Corporation, NCR, Pernod Ricard, Banco de Credito, Daimler Chrysler, Hapag Lloyd, SNC Lavalin, among others.


Bernardo Monteagudo 201, San Isidro 27
Lima, Peru
Tel: +51 1 219 0400
Fax: +51 1 219 0420 / +51 1 219 0422
[email protected]

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