About this office:
The Gerke Law Firm is a "Boutique Law Firm" that provides legal advice in the following disciplines: mercantile law, banking law, securities law, intellectual property law, administrative law, regulatory and tax law. The firm has an excellent reputation and tradition in litigation related to civil, commercial and administrative proceedings as well as in regulatory, tax and constitutional law. Over the past decade, the firm has developed a strong practice in international commercial arbitration.
The Gerke Law Firm represents and advises private individuals, local and international public and private businesses, and multilateral and non-governmental organizations. Its client base includes financial institutions and corporations and other forms of business entities in the oil & gas, energy, telecommunications, transportation and mining sectors.
For the past four decades the Gerke Law Firm has provided legal advice in some of the largest foreign investment transactions and operations related to mergers and acquisitions in Bolivia. The Firm takes exceptional pride on the strong and long lasting relationships it develops with its clients.
The Firm's commitment to professional excellence is reflected both by the experience of its professional team and by their academic background which includes some of the most prestigious universities in the United States, Europe and South America. Partners and Associates are encouraged to actively participate in the Bolivian academic realm as well as in non-profit activities.
Statement of Practice Summary:
General Legal Practice; Civil Law; Commercial Law; Banking Law; Securities; Bankruptcy; Administrative Law; Taxation; Regulatory Law; Mining Law; Hydrocarbons Law; Electricity; Transportation; Water Law; Telecommunications Law; Labor And Employment; Social Law; Family Law; Real Estate; Mergers And Acquisitions; Project Finance; International Business Transactions; Intellectual Property; Alternative Dispute Resolution; General Litigation; Constitutional Proceedings.