Hernán Velarde


Professional Experience

Hernán Velarde has extensive experience in zoning, urban planning, construction, administration, municipal and corporate law. He focuses on merger and acquisition transactions catered to real estate as well as financing. Hernán has gained relevant experience in the hospitality and leisure industry advising clients in the development and operations of hotels, marinas, gyms and country clubs.

In addition, he provides advice on legal project planning, drafting and negotiation of complex and everyday contracts such as land purchase and sale contracts, lease agreements, real estate trust agreements, surface contracts, usufruct and easement, credit agreements and building contracts.



University of New York (NYU)
Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Corporate Law.
University of New York (NYU)
Advanced Professional Certificate in Law and Business
John L. Vogelstein Scholarship Recipient.
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Diploma of Advanced Studies in Taxation.
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Diploma of Advanced Studies in Law, Banking and Finance
Candidate for the Master in Laws in International Economic Law.
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Lawyer Ranked: 10 out of 117
Honorable mention: Very Good.


Ranked by Chambers and Partners Latin America 2020 as a recommended lawyer in Real Estate: Band 3.


Lima Bar Association.
New York State Bar Association.