Partner | M&A

Her practice focuses on corporate, compliance, contractual, regulatory and securities market matters, as well as on the execution of mergers and acquisitions and local and cross-border financing transactions, providing legal advice to local and transnational clients in their business and investments in Peru.

Joanna has a particular focus on corporate governance issues and on private and public offerings of securities by local and foreign issuers.

She holds a law degree from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and a Master of Laws degree from Northwestern University.

In addition, she has work experience abroad as a Visiting Attorney in the areas of Mergers and Acquisitions and Capital Markets at Shearman & Sterling LLP, New York office.

She participated as a speaker at the “Mergers and Acquisitions in Latin America: Challenges and Best Practices in the Era of Compliance” Conference organized by the International Bar Association (IBA) in Santiago de Chile, March 2019.

  • M&A
  • Mass Consumption and Retail
  • Real Estate
  • Financial Institutions
  • Projects and Infrastructure
  • Northwestern University, Chicago, 2016 – Master’s Degree in Law (Executive LL.M.)
  • IE Business School, Madrid, 2016 – Certificate in Business Administration.
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Lima, 2009 – Lawyer
  • Spanish
  • English
  • Lima Bar Association

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