Lilian Arias

Lilian Arias
Calle La Mascota #533
Colonia San Benito
San Salvador
El Salvador
+503 2257 0900


Who's Who Legal Central America - Banking, Finance & Projects

Lilian’s legal practice emphasises on corporate, commercial, banking and finance, stock market, telecommunications law, mergers and acquisitions, tax planning and international contracts, among others.

For many years, she has advised some of the largest national and international companies in the region by assisting them in mergers, acquisitions, privatisations, financing and tax planning transactions. She has advised international financial institutions in the structuring of loans and guarantees, as well as multinational companies.

Lilian advises companies on their corporate structures, corporate governance, as well as regulatory and restructuring issues, accompanying them in their expansion process inside and outside the country. She has advised boards in different areas, including corporate, financial and fiscal areas of practice. She has coordinated acquisition and expansion projects in Central America and Mexico.

She is a member of the Salvadoran Banking Law Association; the Centre for Legal Studies of El Salvador; the Salvadoran Intellectual Property Association; the International Bar Association; the Young Presidents Organization (YPO), The Entrepreneurs Organization (EO). She is a fellow of the Central American Leadership Initiative (CALI) of the Aspen Institute. 

She has a law degree from Dr José Matías Delgado University and graduate studies in corporate and commercial law from the University of Salamanca, Spain. She attended the Program of Instruction for Lawyers at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

WWL says: Lilian Arias is highly respected for her banking and finance expertise, which spans a range of areas including capital markets, taxation planning and M&A transactions.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Central America which can be purchased from our Shop.

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