Janilú Badiola


Professional Experience

Janilú leads major domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and regularly advices clients on day-to-day corporate and commercial issues, providing business-wide solutions in all Corporate and M&A matters. These include the incorporation of entities, establishment of branches, corporate governance issues, corporate reorganizations, investment strategies, among others.

Her integrated transactional capabilities cover all bases – from negotiating reps and warranties to equity and debt financing– all while keeping a close eye on tax, labor and regulatory issues.

Janilú also has experience handling company groups who are looking to re-domicile entities and helps clients to reduce risks and increase the chances of carrying out a successful acquisition or merger, being an expert in due diligence proceedings.



Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Candidate to the Master’s Degree in Corporate Law and Business Management.
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

Academic Experience

August - December 2010: Teaching Assistant for the "Topics of Commercial Law: Integral Legal Approach of the Company" course at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.


Chambers & Partners: “Associate to Watch” (2019) in Corporate and M&A.
The Legal 500: “Recommended Lawyer” and Band 3 in Corporate and M&A (2021).
Leaders League: “Highly recommended” in M&A (2018-2021).
LACCA: “Approved” in Corporate and M&A (2018 – 2021).


Lima Bar Association.


Last March 8, in commemoration of Women's Day, the Gender and Diversity Committee of DLA Piper Peru organized a virtual event in which we shared experiences and leadership samples of four exceptional women in the legal field.
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News / Insight

Lemontech interviews our partner Janilú Badiola Leguía, in which she shares her vision of today's legal sector and the inclusion of women in the legal industry.
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“Corporate and M&A – Peru Practice Guide” for Chambers and Partners by associate Roberto Berendson along with M&A partners Luis Vargas, Fernando Lanfranco and Janilú Badiola.
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