Jorge has been a partner at Arias & Muñoz since 1998. He is head of the corporate, energy and telecommunications department in the Guatemalan office. He specialises in advising corporations on mergers and acquisitions and corporate and commercial matters. He has ample experience in regulated industries such as energy, oil and gas, telecommunications and project finance. Also, his experience includes corporate and civil litigation as well as commercial arbitration.
Jorge Luis has a Juris Doctor degree from the Francisco Marroquín University, Guatemala (1998) and is authorised as a practising attorney and notary public by the Supreme Court of Justice of Guatemala. He attended the programme of negotiation for lawyers (PIL) at Harvard Law School in 2003. He obtained his LLM with honours from the Northwestern University School of Law (Chicago, 2009) and also obtained a certificate in business administration from Instituto de Empresa (Madrid, 2009).
WWL says: Jorge Arenales de la Roca has a “sterling reputation” and is a “firm favourite” among sources, drawing in international clients to the firm
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