Jose Goyburu


Chambers and Partners has recognized José Goyburu as one of the leading banking & finance lawyers. In addition, IFLR1000 considered him a “Rising Star Partner,” while Leaders League considered him “Excellent” in Banking & Finance.


Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2006

University Extension Course in Infrastructure Regulation, OSITRAN 2006

Master in Banking and Financial Law with a major in Banking Regulation, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2010

Diploma in Business Management and Direction for Lawyers, Universidad del Pacífico, 2014



Hernández & Cía. (2015 to date)

Legal Manager of La Fiduciaria S.A. (2012-2015)

Assistant Manager of Business, Corporate, and Institutional Banking at BBVA Continental (2007-2010)



Professor of Commercial Law at the Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas – UPC (2014)

Assistant in Teaching of the Banking Law course at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (2008-2010)



Callao Bar Association

Director of Themis – Law Review, edited by the students of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (2005)

  • Noteworthy partner José Goyburu continues to earn strong endorsement from the market for his expertise in this field, with one interviewee reporting: “He is an excellent lawyer who has the ability to handle complex matters effectively.”

    Chambers 2023

  • “José Goyburu is very talented. He is a person who knows the handling of deals very well, has experience, is close with clients and in addition to exceptional legal handling, he is very quick to solve problems.”

    The Legal 500 (2022)

  • “José Goyburu (partner) is a brilliant lawyer, with a lot of expertise in everything that is bank and corporate financing-related. He differentiates himself due to his speed in solving complex problems, giving alternatives that are very accommodating for the parties. He also shows a willingness to converse with people from different hierarchies naturally and fluently, making it very pleasant to work with. Another aspect of José is the leadership with which he manages the meetings, often taking the reins of difficult negotiations and exposing the issues very clearly.”

    The Legal 500 (2022)

  • “José Goyburu is decisive in this area. He is the key person. Exceptional value for money.”

    The Legal 500 (2022)

  • “Other go-to names are Diego Carrión, Alfredo Filomeno and José Goyburu, who became a partner in 2020 and was previously general counsel at trust manager La Fiduciaria.”

    Latin Lawyer (24th edition)