Peruvian law firm, Hernandez & Cía. Abogados accomplished three lawyers´ lateral hiring, appointing Jorge Reátegui, former co-lead of PPU´s Real Estate practice area, to lead its real estate practice area.
With more than 20 years of experience in the field, Reátegui has been engaged in diverse transactions involving the diagnosis, negotiation and acquisition of land on behalf of a number of major residential developments, retail, hospitality, mining, telecom, education, agro-industrial, infrastructure and other sectors, having successfully closed multiple state-owned allocations and easement imposition procedures as well as been involved in the negotiation processes with private companies/individuals and peasant communities.
He co-led a team of lawyers in real estate and construction matters known for offering a highly technical approach used to working alongside engineers, architects and urban developers and has conducted processes for the granting of licenses and permits for retailers and other companies nationwide.
He joins the firm along with senior associate Alan Pasco, who has vast experience in clearance of real estate property in the rural and urban field, complex transactions, and acquisition of lands, and associate Vicente Portugal.
The firm has been on a steady and highly growth path during the past 4 years bringing the partnership to 20 and bumping up the headcount more than 80 lawyers all part of its strategy to strengthen its presence in the Peruvian legal market an offer a broader and highly quality service array.
Juan Luis Hernandez- Managing Partner at Hernández & Cía. Abogados says:
“Bringing Jorge Reátegui and his team provides extra muscle to our existing Real Estate practice area. His expertise and highly technical approach on complex Real Estate matters is a perfect complement to the service we already offer and it goes alongside the growth plan we set 4 years ago that will for sure prevail despite the harsh times the country is facing due to the Pandemic.”
Jorge Reátegui- New Partner at Hernández & Cía. Abogados says:
“My team and I were truly motivated to continue our practice at Hernández & Cía. Abogados, being a firm that, in recent years, has not only grown significantly in the local market but is aware of the value and high level of specialization that a Real Estate practice area must have.
This also led us to the conclusion of sharing the same comprehensive vision in the care of Real Estate matters and being perfectly synchronized in complementing the particular experience that the firm currently has with the proven experience of the Real Estate team that accompanies me in this new and motivating challenge.
Along with this, we are very sure that Hernández & Cía. Abogados will consolidate itself and become a leader in the practice of Real Estate law in the short term, together with the other areas that already boast an exceptional expertise.”