Managing Partner


Degree obtained from Central University of Ecuador, Doctor of Jurisprudence and Attorney of the Courts and Tribunals of the Republic (year 1987).
INCAE, Postgraduate degree in Advanced Management

Attorney for the Ecuadorian State Petroleum Corporation and PETROECUADOR, in the attorney’s office, international trade, contracting and acquisition committees, head of the advisory division, contract director, manager assistant and head of the Legal Division – General Counsel of PETROCOMERCIAL. Assistant and advisor to the Executive President of PETROECUADOR. Advisor to the Ministry of Energy and Mining, Advisory Attorney of the Petroleum Contracting Division and head of the legal regulatory framework and schema of the Seventh Petroleum Round.  Consultant member of the Commission entrusted with the drafting of amendments to the Hydrocarbon Law and the Commission that prepares the legal framework for the commercialization of derivatives and the operation of oil pipelines and terminals. (1995). University professor at the School of Law and Graduate School of Central University of Ecuador.   Member of the Board of Directors of the AIPN.  Member of the Board of Directors and vice-president of the Quito Chamber of Commerce (2004-2010).  Arbitrator of the Center of Arbitration and Mediation of the Quito Chamber of Commerce. 

Areas of Practice:
Petroleum law, gas, mining, electricity, public procurement, national and international arbitration

Spanish and English