Emilio Rodríguez Larraín Salinas
Born in Lima, Perú, 1951
Languages: Español e Inglés
E-mail: emilio@erlabogados.com
Professional Studies and Bar Association Registration:
Holds a Bachelor’s Degree and a Professional Degree in Law from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
Member of the Lima Bar Association since 1978.
Areas of Practice:
Since 1996, he is in charge of the general management of the activities of the Law Firm.

Offers legal counseling on issues of corporate reorganization and net worth restructuring, private investment, financial and stock exchange activities, aviation law, international negotiations and transactions, as well as the drawing-up and negotiation of all kinds of civil and commercial contracts.

Coordinates the work carried out by the professionals of the different areas under a unitary approach, and when the complexity of the case so deserves, he establishes work groups to design an overall strategy in defense of the interests of his clients.

Provides legal advice and representation in alternative settlement of disputes, acting as a facilitator, mediator or arbitrator, from the planning of the negotiation up to the formalization of the legal instruments to settle the dispute.

Provides as well legal advice and representation in civil and commercial actions, as well as the defense in national and international arbitration proceedings.

In the corporate world he has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Development Finance Corporation (COFIDE); Panamericana Televisión S.A. (TV Channel 5); Compañía Latinoamericana de Radiodifusión S.A. (TV Channel 2); Farmacias Ahumadas S.A. (FASA) of Chile and Peru; Banco Popular del Perú, and Radioprogramas del Perú.

Currently he is the Chairman of Lan Perú S.A, Ecocopter Perú S.A. and Inmuebles Comerciales S.A. (Larcomar, among other shopping malls) and Director of Corporación Lindley S.A., Automotores Gildemeister S.A. and Maquinarias Nacionales S.A. (MANASA), among other companies.

In the national public sector he has served as Deputy Mayor of the District of San Isidro (1981-1983), Secretary General of the Ministry of Economy and Finance (1982) and as Vice-Minister of Fisheries (1984-1985).
Javier Rodríguez Larraín Salinas
Born in Lima, Perú, 1957
Languages: Español e Inglés
E-mail: javier@erlabogados.com
Professional Studies and Bar Association Registration:
Holds a Bachelor’s Degree and a Professional Degree in Law from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú. Member of the Lima Bar Association and the Callao Bar Association.
Areas of Practice:
He is mainly engaged in offering advisory services in corporate law, contracts, foreign investment projects and foreign trade; labor and pension law, and aviation and telecommunications law.

His work is basically focused on the settlement of out-of-court disputes arising in the field of business law and on corporate, net worth, and equity restructuring processes. Similarly, he provides legal advice on foreign investment and foreign trade with a special emphasis on state contracting.

He currently serves as Director of ACE Compañía de Seguros y Reaseguros and Tarjetas Peruanas Prepago S.A. and was Member of the Board of Corporación Infarmasa S.A., Compañía Peruana de Radiodifusión (TV Channel 4), Panamericana Televisión (TV Channel 5), Producciones Panamericana S.A., Emisoras Nacionales S.A., Compañía Minera Apurimac Ferrum S.A., Sabores Perú S.A. and Productores Generales S.A. (Progensa), among other companies.
Jorge Harten Costa
Born in Lima, Perú, 1943
Languages: Español e Inglés
E-mail: jharten@erlabogados.com
Professional Studies and Bar Association Registration:
Holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and Political Sciences and a Professional Degree in Law from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
Member of the Lima Bar Association since 1970.
Areas of Practice:
Provides legal advice in civil, commercial, corporate, insurance and reinsurance, financial, and securities law. Prepares civil and commercial contracts and assists in their negotiation; provides representation in legal and administrative proceedings, and acts as arbitrator in the settlement of disputes.

In the corporate field, he has served as General Manager of Popular y Porvenir Compañía de Seguros; as Assistant General Manager and Legal Advisor of La Colmena Compañía de Seguros, and as Director of Compañía Boliviana de Seguros (Bolivia), Reaseguradora Nuevo Mundo (Panama), Reaseguradora Peruana and Compañía Peruana de Seguros de Crédito a la Exportación. He is currently Director of Lan Perú.

He has participated in public institutions as Director of the Peruvian Social Security Institute, acting on behalf of the employers, and as Director of the Superintendency of Health Care Providers; he has served as well as Legal Advisor of the Pension Standardization Office.

In the field of trade associations, he was appointed Chairman and Director of the Peruvian Association of Insurance Companies and Director of the Confederation of Private Business Institutions.
Alejandro Garcia Vargas
Born in Lima, Perú, 1960
Languages: Español e Inglés
E-mail: agarcia@erlabogados.com
Professional Studies and Bar Association Registration:
Holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts and Humanities, and a Bachelor’s Degree and Professional Degree in Law from Degree in Law from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
Member of the Lima Bar Association since 1986.
Obtained a Master’s Degree in International Economic Law from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
Areas of Practice:
Provides legal advice in relation to Intellectual Property, the Antitrust Law, the Law on Damages and Civil Liability, and the Environmental and Remediation Law.

Has served as Secretary General of the Peruvian Industrial Property Association (APPI) and Secretary General of the Peruvian Group of the International Intellectual Property Association (AIPPI).

Current member of the Copyrights Committee of the Inter-American Intellectual Property Association (ASIPI) (2010-2012) and member of the Peruvian Intellectual Property Association (APPI), and the Peruvian Health Academy. He is currently Director of Lan Perú S.A.

Participated as guest speaker at the First National Industrial Property Congress organized by the National Institute for the Defense of Competition and the Protection of Intellectual Property (INDECOPI), and at the Inter-American Bar Association (IBA) Conference.

Attends national and international seminars and conferences relating to his area of expertise. Participated in the 2011 Annual Executives Conference (CADE), which focused on Innovation and Development.

Author of IP Reporter Peru 2012, published in Latin Lawyer Reference – Intellectual Property 2012.
Luis Enrique Galvez De La Puente
Born in Lima, Perú, 1959
Languages: Español
E-mail: galvez@erlabogados.com
Professional Studies and Bar Association Registration:
Holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and Political Sciences, and a Professional Degree in Law from Universidad de Lima.
Member of the Lima Bar Association since 1992.
Obtained a Master’s Degree in Criminal Law from Universidad San Martín de Porres.
Earned a diploma in Business Systems Development from the Cibertec Institute.
Areas of Practice:
His work is mainly aimed at providing legal advice and representation in civil, administrative and constitutional proceedings. He assists in the execution of contracts, in conciliations and agreements for the settlement of disputes and provides counseling on contractual civil liability and tort liability.

Councilman of the city of Lima from January 1990 to December 1995; member of the Committee on Legal Issues and the Committee on Budget of the Municipality of Lima.

Legal Assistant of the Industries Committee of the Chamber of Deputies, Congress of the Republic, from September 1990 to February 1992.

Director of the Municipal Toll Road Management Company (EMAPE) during 1994 and 1995.
German Rodríguez Larraín Echecopar
Born in Lima, Perú, 1965
Languages: Español e Inglés
E-mail: german@erlabogados.com
Professional Studies and Bar Association Registration:
Holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts and Humanities, and a Bachelor’s Degree and Professional Degree in Law from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

Pursued Managerial Accounting studies at the Graduate School of Business (ESAN) in 1992 and Master courses in Taxation at the Faculty of Accounting Sciences at Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos.

Member of the Lima Bar Association since 1995.
Areas of Practice:
 Provides legal advice in labor, tax and corporate law.
Francisco Armando Franco Perez
Born in Lima, Perú, 1971
Languages: Español
E-mail: ffranco@erlabogados.com
Professional Studies and Bar Association Registration:
Holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and Political Sciences and a Professional Degree in Law from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

Obtained a Master’s Degree in International Economic Law from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

Pursued Master courses in Finance and in Corporate Law at the Graduate School of Business (ESAN).
Pursued Graduate courses in Energy, Electricity and Hydrocarbons at Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC).
Arbitrator attached to the Conciliation and Arbitration Center of the Lima Chamber of Commerce.
Member of the Lima Bar Association since 1996.
Areas of Practice:
Provides legal advice in relation to corporate and administrative law and in the areas of public contracting, electric power, infrastructure projects, settlement of disputes and arbitration.