María Teresa Cuba

Senior Associate

Professional Experience

María Teresa Cuba offers solutions to labor problems that are generated by workers at different levels, evaluating and analyzing different alternatives, in order to avoid contingencies that disturb the normal development of client operations.

She specializes in the management of inspection procedures and disciplinary administrative procedures initiated by the Labor Inspection Authority. She also represents clients in legal labor proceedings and provides advice and support on disciplinary measures, individual and collective labor matters, social security and legal aspects of Occupational Health and Safety.



Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (2020)
Master's Degree in Labor Law and Social Security.
Universidad Católica San Pablo (2015)
Universidad Católica San Pablo (2014)
Bachelor’s Degree in Law.

Specialization Studies

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (2018)
Second Specialty Program in Labor Law and Social Security.
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (2016)
Refresher Course in Foreign Recruitment.
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (2016)
Advanced Specialization Course in Employment Law.
Grupo Aele (2016)
Employer Specific Obligations Course.
Instituto Capacitación Jurídica (2014)
Virtual Diploma in Labor Law.


On July 7th, 2022 the employment team held an exclusive workshop for DLA Piper clients: "Designing flexible working models: Post-Pandemic Trends".
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On September 15th, 2021 our Labor and Immigration team held an interesting webinar lead by associates María Teresa Cuba Fernández and Gustavo Fierro Campos, about the “Present and Future of Labor Inspections”.
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Areas of focus

Labor and Employment.


Chambers and Partners: Labour and Employment (2024).


“Chambers and Partners Global Practice Guides 2022 – Employment Peru” by the DLA Piper Peru Labor area team. Chambers and Partners, September 2022.
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“¿Cómo afecta la crisis política a las relaciones laborales?” By María Teresa Cuba, Associate of the Labor area. Published in Info Capital Humano, February 2023.
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“Actos de Hostilidad: recientes criterios del Tribunal de Fiscalización Laboral” in the Legal Information Bulletin of the Services Guild of the Chamber of Commerce of Lima.