Luis Vargas

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lvargas@dlapiper.pe

Professional Experience

Luis is the Head of the Corporate and M&A practice at the firm. He focuses on local and cross-border corporate structures, corporate governance practices and contract negotiations. Likewise, Luis has an extensive experience providing legal advice in reorganization matters as well as complex corporate transactions in national and international franchises and joint ventures.

He has handled mergers and acquisitions mandates for local and foreign companies in various sectors, including construction, energy, real estate, retail and agriculture. Other key areas of his practice concentrate on foreign and local investment, mainly in private capital work, advising fund managers on their investments in Peru, including due diligence processes.

Finally, Luis guides clients in adapting to regulations concerning consumer data protection and in all aspects of merger control and antitrust matters.

Credentials

Education

University College London - Master of Laws (LL.M.).
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú - Lawyer.
Instituto de Formación Bancaria International - Diploma in Banking and Finance.

Recognitions

Classified in Chambers and Partners Latin America as a recommended lawyer in Corporate M&A: Band 3.

Memberships

Lima Bar Association.
UCL Alumni Association – London.
Chilean – Peruvian Chamber of Commerce.

Languages

English.
Spanish.