Attorneys & Professionals
Jose Luis is a Counsel to BSA Legal Group and is part of our Peru Practice Group where he specializes in general corporate law, banking and financial law, as well as in alternative methods of conflict resolution, national and international commercial arbitration and litigation. He has served as local counsel to clients in the agriculture sector, leading efforts in water permits, labor and other complex matters.
During his career he has played a key role in the success of multiple sophisticated and complex transactions, both local and cross-boarder. His practice is primarily focused on conducting, representing and negotiating corporate transactions and investments, from start-ups to mature corporations in Latin America. He represents our clients in diverse industries such as banking, insurance, mining, hydropower, clean energy, agriculture and agroindustry, biofuels, media, lottery and gaming, real estate, and construction.
Jose Luis has been a partner in two of Peru’s top-tier law firms and represented both, publicly listed and private companies. He has also served as in-house counsel, having held the positions of Legal Counsel to a commercial bank owned by one of the largest European banks and as General Counsel to the leading media conglomerate in Peru, where he managed all the legal affairs of the group’s twenty plus companies. Jose Luis is a proactive professional, with an innovative ability to find effective solutions, as well as an acute forth sight to develop and implement structure risk mitigation strategies in order to protect our client’s company’s assets, profitability and cost savings. He has also been a member of the board of directors to various companies in different industries.
Jose Luis earned his JD in law and Political Science from University of Lima (“suma cum laude”) and has undertaken post-graduate programs in Negotiations Techniques and Conflict Management.
Jose Luis is fluent in English and Spanish.