Juan Luis Hernández

Juan Luis Hernández


  • Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 1994.
  • Harvard Law School - Master of Law (LL.M), 1998 (Fullbright Scholarship).


  • Hernández & Cía. Abogados Law Firm (1992 to present).
  • International Associate at Shearman & Sterling – New York (1998-1999).
  • Legal Area of the Peruvian Securities and Exchange Commission - CONASEV (Current Capital Markets Superintendent) (1994).
  • Speaker at different national and international forums in the matter of Banking and Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Capital Markets.
  • Director and member of several committees in different corporations.
  • Member of the Superior Council of Arbitration of the Lima Chamber of Commerce - 2021

Teaching Experience:

  • Professor of Corporate Law, Capital Markets and Mergers and Acquisitions at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
  • Coordinator of Commercial Law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Peru (until 2004).
  • Professor of Corporations in the Business Law Master’s Program at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
  • Professor of Stock Exchange Law in the International Economic Law Master’s Program at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.


  • Considered by major global publications, as one of the most prominent and recognized transactional lawyers of Peru, especially on "Banking and Finance", "Capital Market" and "Mergers and Acquisitions". Indeed Chambers & Partners, Latin Lawyer, Which Lawyer PLC, Legal 500, and IFLR1000 include it in their rankings within a selected shortlist of lawyers specializing in these matters.
  • In 2011, he received the Latin Lawyer’s 2011 Law Firm Leader Award, given out to those attorneys who lead firms in Latin America.
  • In 2004, Latin Lawyer included in its ranking "20 under 40" list of lawyers under 40 who enjoy the highest recognition.


  • Lima Bar Association.
  • Arbitrator at Lima Bar Association.
  • Arbitrator at American Chambers of Commerce (AMCHAM).
  • Member of the Corporate Law Advisory Commission of the Lima Bar Association.
  • Asociación Civil IUS ET VERITAS - law magazine - of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú Law School (Executive Director 1993-1994).


  • Spanish and English.
Juan Luis Hernández