Carlos Nuñez

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cnunez@dlapiper.pe

Professional Experience

Carlos specializes in the legal structuring and execution of Public and Private Infrastructure Projects, including advising on various contractual, corporate, financial and arbitration issues related to them.

In recent years he has participated in most of the tenders and tenders announced by PROINVERSION for the award of infrastructure projects under the P3 modality, advising local and international clients on their participation, especially in the areas of road infrastructure, airport, railway, port and energy.

Likewise, he has actively participated in the elaboration of Private Initiatives for the development of infrastructure projects for public use and service, in the transportation, health and entertainment sectors.

On the other hand, Carlos has extensive experience sponsoring clients in arbitration proceedings derived from infrastructure concession contracts for public use and public and private works, having developed an important specialization in the solution of controversies in the construction sector.

Today, Carlos is the Regional Head for Latin America’s International Arbitration team for DLA Piper. Likewise, he chairs the Peruvian Society of Construction Law since August 2021.

Credentials

Education

Georgetown University Law Center (2005) - LLM specializing in International Business Transactions.
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (1996) - Lawyer.

Specialization Studies

Escuela Superior de Administración de Negocios – ESAN (2011) - Finance and Corporate Law.
Escuela Superior de Administración de Negocios – ESAN - Investment Banking and Financial Structuring.

Academic Experience

Postgraduate professor in the field of government contracting (public works and dispute resolution) and regular lecturer on topics of this specialty.

Recognitions

Regional Head for Latin America’s International Arbitration team for DLA Piper
President of the Peruvian Society of Construction Law | 2021 - 2023
Consultant of the Legal Department of the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington D.C., focused on the development of projects with sovereign guarantee in Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Caribbean countries.
Recognized by Chambers and Partners as one of the leading lawyers in the areas of Projects and Arbitration in Peru for several consecutive years.
Recognized by Leaders League as an “Excellent” arbitrator in the most recent list of law firms that stand out in the Peruvian market.
He is currently a member and an active arbitrator of the Chamber of Commerce of Lima.

Languages

English.
Spanish.
Portuguese.