Juan Sebastián Naranjo Tapia
Lawyer graduated from Universidad San Francisco de Quito. Master of Energy and Resources Law program at the University of Melbourne.
Advisor of Ecuadorian companies for the Management of Environmental Losses and Good Business Practices within the Mining and Oil Industry. Advisor in negotiations of several companies for important acquisitions within the energy and mining industry, being part of negotiation and transfering processes of national and foreign hydroelectric plants. Trained in all phases of the extraction of non-renewable natural resources, has extensive knowledge of the regulatory legal framework of the industry, including the application of guiding principles of environmental law.
(593) 9987 10768
José Miguel Velástegui Andrade
Lawyer by the Universidad Internacional del Ecuador, Specialist in Environmental Law from the University of Belgrano, Argentina.
He has been practicing for 10 years as a littigation attorney, before the ordinary courts as well as arbitration ones.
Guido A. Palacios Z.
Compliance y Dispute Resolution
Graduated from the Universidad de las Américas Ecuador. LLM Oral Litigation California Western School of Law. Master in Criminal Justice at the Carlos III University.
Business advisor, on issues of compliance (criminal compliance). Expert in white collar crimes and economic crimes; as well as, in crimes against the public administration (embezzlement, bribery, concussion).
José Luis Vásconez Donoso
Lawyer graduated from Universidad de los Hemisferios, Master in Business Law from Universidad de Navarra, Spain. Specialist in Procedural Law from Universidad Andina Simon Bolivar.
Extensive corporate experience, acquired in national and international law firms. Expert business advisor in negotiation, networking, intellectual property, corporate practice and its operations. Lawyer specialized in issues of recovery of past due portfolio.
Full time professor in the areas of Corporate Law, Civil and Commercial Contracts and Introduction to Law at Universidad de los Hemisferios.
David Moreno Delgado
Lawyer graduated from Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Master in Business Administration at the IDE Business School – Universidad de los Hemisferios
Expert in Tax Law certified by the Ecuadorian Association of Accountants. Additionally, he has been certified in management and application of Double Tax.
Treaties awarded by FLACSO (Quito), in International Business Management by the IESE Business School (Madrid) and in Strategic Marketing by the IAE Business School (Buenos Aires).
Carlos Luis Chacón Almeida
Lawyer specialized in Corporate Law, Entrepreneurship, Arbitration and Mediation.
Graduated with Honors from the Universidad de los Hemisferios, Ecuador. LLM at Universty of Minnesota Law School.
Business consultant, corporate practice and its operations, constitution, merger, acquisition, dissolution and liquidation, specialized in Commonlaw. Founder of several startups, including Smart Up, a law firm dedicated solely to entrepreneurs.
In the academic field he is a professor of Objects of Law at the Universidad de los Hemisferios
Oswaldo Efren Quito Fiallos
Tax Law, Corporate Law, Business Law
Lawyer specialized in Tax Law, Corporate Law, Business Law. Lawyer of the Courts and Tribunals of the Republic of Ecuador graduated from Universidad Internacional SEK del Ecuador.
Business advisor, corporate practice and accounting advice. Experience in oral litigation in tax matters, acquired within one of the most prestigious law firms specializing in tax law.
Our advice is based on prevention and operation, our team performs a due diligence study to solve problems before they occur or measure the possible risk of the operation as well as sponsorship in administrative processes of regulatory entities such as the MAE, Seccional Governments, etc and / or judicial processes
Energy Law and renewable and non-renewable natural resources
Our job is to assure our clients in all fields of this industry, whether in the contractual and / or administrative state stage. SvarLaw has the necessary status and prestige to help our clients know and increase their market share. The strategy that is designed has the purpose of reaching the goal of our clients, which can only be achieved with specialists in this field.
Our work reaches international quality indexes, under strict principles that meet the main standards of environmental protection and sustainable development. Our team deals with any type of challenge in this field, be it capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, regulation and administrative law, anti-corruption litigation and arbitration policies.
Within our specialty areas are:
- Mining Concessions
- Project negotiations
- Capital raising
- Associations and consortiums
- Feasibility studies
As a firm we have vast experience in corporate matters, through our services we advise our clients to provide integral solutions for the proper development of their companies. We help our clients in the drafting, review and negotiation of commercial agreements, as well Due Diligence, M & A procedures, Corporate Governance Implementation, statutory reforms, advising in operation and management of boards, structuring of trusts, securitization and structuring Agreements of Shareholders. Other services: • Preparation of protocols in family businesses. • Economic-Family Planning
- Preparation of protocols in family businesses.
- Economic-Family Planning
Real estate law
The firm is qualified to provide both preventive and corrective advice: from the preparation of Due Diligence works, to daily advice, to sponsorship in processes initiated by the state control entity.
We provide advice and specialized support in the field of intellectual property. The firm sponsors its clients in the objection of third-party registries and offers advice for the negotiation, drafting and execution of license agreements, franchising, purchase and sale, among others.
Among the services provided in this area are the following:
- Trademark Registration
- Industrial Secrets
- Appeal of origin
The firm provides stock market advice in two ways: both to the potential investor to find a profitable and desired security; as well as to the company, allowing it to find the most suitable way to its turn and needs, within the emission options allowed in our market. This is how our clients can apply to a series of capitalization processes, such as issuance of obligations, securitizations, stock trading, among others.
Some of the services we provide are:
- Investment Funds
- Issuance of Obligations
- Stock Trading
At SVARLAW we provide a complete tax advice to our clients. In this way we can provide comprehensive solutions.
Our team of lawyers and accountants specializes in the following areas:
• Tax Planning
• International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
• Accounting & Auditing
• Accounting Outsourcing
• Compliance with Tax Obligations
• Administrative Claims and Tax Litigation