Farah Torres

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Associate
ftorres@dlapiper.pe

Professional Experience

Farah focuses her practice on regulatory advice specifically in matters pertaining to the financial
system and the stock market, in financial transactions, which include financing and debt issues.
Recently she has participated in the structuring of various loans, public debt issues, refinancing,
constitution of supervised companies, regulatory compliance consultancy and implementing FinTech businesses.

In addition, she has a significant experience as an in-house legal advisor in supervised
companies and in the securities market supervisor, as well as with the Project Finance team at
DLA Piper Frankfurt.

Credentials

Education

Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main – Institute for Law and Finance LL.M. Finance (2019).
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú Abogada (2013).
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú Bachiller (2012).

Specialization studies

Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles – IEB (Madrid) Especialización en Banca y Finanzas (2015).

Publications

“El desarrollo de las finanzas sostenibles en el mercado bancario peruano” published in The Key Peru.
Co-author of “Perspectiva regulatoria del crowdfunding en el Perú”.
“Protección de accionistas minoritarios: Tutela en la entrega de acciones, dividendos y demás derechos” published in Revista Actualidad Empresarial.
“La regulación del Representante de los Obligacionistas en el ámbito del Mercado de Valores” published in Revista Derecho & Sociedad.
Consumer Protection and Financial Regulation Issues.

Memberships

Lima Bar Association.
Banking and Finance Columnist at The Key Perú.
Civil Association Law and Society (President in 2010).

Languages

English.
Spanish.
French.