PROFILE OF THE FIRM
The Firm was founded under the name Cuevas y Lugo, S.C. by Fernando Cuevas and Adolfo Lugo. Both partners have experience in several areas of practice, such as corporate, business, financial and government procurement. Based on a strong and personal relationship with our clients, we focus in providing legal counsel in order to anticipate and prevent possible legal contingencies, as well as to respond whenever such legal contingencies appear. For this purpose, we have established a double objective: on one hand, develop a strong, solid and continuous communication with our clients, which allows us to better understand their business, needs and objectives, and therefore prevent possible legal contingencies. On the other hand, identify and solve in time every possible obstacle or problem that our clients might be facing, allowing us to successfully structure, negotiate and helping them to complete their business operations. At CUEVASLUGO our commitment is to help and represent our clients in a professional, personal and efficient way, at costs according to their needs.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Our attorneys have participated and have experience in general corporate matters as well as M&A, real estate transactions, energy and government procurement projects, including related project finance, financial and commercial transactions, PPS´s, transactions that have secured large amounts of debt bank, debt restructuring and securitizations, among other areas of practice.
PROFILE OF THE FIRM
VGCD is a Colombian firm created to offer legal consulting services to national and international clients that require the highest quality, efficiency, creativity and client proximity standards.
VGCD actively participates in the definition and development of issues and projects it is entrusted with, contributing the experience and knowledge of its partners, lawyers and collaborators in an effective and innovating manner. Our team is centered on excellence and honesty values, with a high sense of commitment and dedication in the performance of its tasks.
Our partners are characterized by a close and long term relationship with their clients and by the resolute commitment of personally coordinating the projects and issues that are entrusted to them. VGCD has a group of lawyers with national and international academic education, and ample experience in national and international law firms, real economy companies, financial institutions, and public agencies.
VGCD aims to represent the interests of its clients with resolute dedication, as well as contributing in a loyal and proactive manner in the prevention of legal and planning risks, as well as in the search for strategic solutions to eventual problems. It also maintains a national and international presence through leading correspondent law firms in foreign and Colombian cities.
PROFILE OF THE FIRM
Our study was founded in the middle of 2009, as an initiative to create a globalized but boutique legal study that innovated in several aspects in which the practice of law in Chile was perceived as deficient.
The study began with a lawyer and two clients, and currently has more than 10 professionals and more than 60 clients in its portfolio, from more than 15 countries, and an important position within the Chilean legal market, particularly in the corporate and litigation areas.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
We are dedicated to business law and, fundamentally, we provide legal services to companies. We are able to attend with excellence a great diversity of legal needs that can have both national companies, inside or outside the country, as well as foreign companies with interests in Chile.
Mendoza, Arias, Valle & Castillo was born as a result of the merger of the firm Mendoza, Valle & Castillo and Arias, Arias & Asociados, both recognized in the Panamanian and international community for their successes and excellent services.
Our firm, with a history of more than 40 years, is today the first labor firm in the country and one of the most thriving in the commercial, corporate and real estate fields. This experience, backed by a proactive legal team, allows us to provide our clients with comprehensive advisory services.
It can be said that the success of this firm is due in part to the expertise and commitment of the members of Mendoza, Arias, Valle & Castillo combined with our teamwork, dynamism and eagerness to keep abreast of the changing needs of our customers, as new fields emerge and business priorities evolve in a world of constant change.
In Mendoza, Arias, Valle & Castillo we are always aware of the fact that our clients depend on our advice and timely expert consultancy to make their decisions. Our clients value our ability to provide not only a dynamic and personalized service but also the right answers, innovative approaches and reliable advice.
BUSINESS ADVISORY SERVICES, HUMAN MANAGEMENT AND LABOR LAW.
Conflict management and collective conventions.
Our experience in the labor field allows us to offer our services for the solution of individual, collective conflicts within and outside the judicial and administrative sphere. We have extensive negotiation skills to reach agreements more expeditiously.
Labor Audits: Know the labor reality of your company, knowing if your economic activity is practiced with adequate legal controls.
Coaching to managerial staff: We train and coach for effective management of relationships with workers and thus reduce the impact of risks.
Mendoza, Arias, Valle & Castillo has a legal team specialized in commercial, corporate and investment matters. The range of legal services that we offer in the business area are:
DIVISION OF MIGRATION
Mendoza, Arias, Valle & Castillo has a strong work team that provides services that facilitate immigration procedures. The expatriate worker and the company for which he works will have the support of a personalized service that will make the corresponding procedure more bearable.
Panama is a country with maritime vocation and therefore occupies the first places in the world registry of merchant marine. With the expansion of the Panama Canal, new expectations are opening up in the maritime business of the isthmus. Mendoza, Arias, Valle & Castillo offers the following services:
The firm has a team specialized in the proper handling of litigation. Our lawyers have been trained to determine, objectively, the risk of assuming a cause, the correct handling of evidence and proactive advice to avoid unnecessary damages.
CPL Consultants & Associates is a specialized practice, born with the purpose of lending top quality consulting and legal services to private companies and institutions, both nationally and internationally within the context of the general practice of the law.
Our team is comprised of lawyers, consultants, counselors and associates properly accredited for each of their specialties, with an impeccable executive career. We have senior consultants in some of the top companies and organizations in the country, as well as instructors in renowned schools and universities across Peru, with a minimum of 15 years’ experience. We are deeply knowledgeable of the Peruvian market, its geography, culture and corporate ideology, which allows us to be important contact points in all strategic business consulting.
We offer services of advisory and legal-corporate sponsorship, under the most demanding efficiency standards for each task requested by our clients. In legal cases, we offer our services to companies, both nationally and internationally, in all areas of Corporate Law. We demonstrate our commitment through providing specialized services that guarantee adequate representation and legal defense of our clients’ interests in all specialties within company and corporate law. Our legal staff is recognized by their leadership and experience.
Litigation & Arbitration, Corporate and Commercial, Corporate Compliance, Energy, Environmental, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intellectual Property, Labor, Public Procurement, Tax, Telecommunications