San Salvador, December 1, 2013.
Starting today, 8 former regional firm lawyers join ROMERO PINEDA & ASOCIADOS.
From Left to Right:
Above: Jose Roberto Romero | Giancarlo Angelucci | Freddy Zometa | Manuel Telles | Antonio Méndez Llort | Carlos Castillo
Below: Roxana Romero | Roberto Romero | Marcela Mancía
Effective December 1st, 2013, Giancarlo Angelucci and Manuel Telles, formerly with Lexincorp in El Salvador, have decided to join Romero Pineda & Asociados, as partners. Both have highly notable and outstanding legal practices and have experience in providing legal services in El Salvador and the Central American region. Notably, joining them will be Dr. Jose Carlos Costa, one of the country’s top tax experts, and also 5 associate attorneys.
This strategic move makes us become stronger and the largest firm in El Salvador with 37 lawyers total, of which 9 are partners; this will mark an icon in the year of our 35th anniversary.
Manuel Telles is an expert in Banking and Finance and will be leading our Banking and Finance Division, which will significantly strengthen the firm’s banking practice. Giancarlo Angelucci, who has broad experience in Labor, Corporate and Foreign Investment laws will become part of our Corporate Division. This new group of lawyers will broaden our labor and tax practice. The group brings in an exquisite list of clients, ranging from call centers to textile companies, foreign banks, technology companies and a group of local companies that will expand Romero Pineda’s participation both in the local and Central American regional markets.
This year has been year of success and growth for our Firm, we have been awarded by the prestigious magazine “Derecho y Negocios” as “Intellectual Property Firm of the Year ” and ” Regulated Sectors Firm of the Year ” thanks to our Competition Law and Consumer law practice, as well as the Financial Transactions we have completed. We have also been recognized as Firm of the Year in Intellectual Property and Banking and Finance by the English magazine as International Corporate Firm and Law Firm of the Year in El Salvador by InterContinental Finance Magazine.