Lexim Abogados is a corporate legal services firm with a cost-efficiency approach. It offers legal support in almost every scope of the business environment, duly structured by practice areas. The firm has a counselling team with different profiles that enhance our advisory and consultancy services in every aspect with current or potential legal effects, both in the public and the private sectors. The strongest areas of the firm and which have grown in a faster pace are those linked to the electric sector, mining industry, hydrocarbons industry, financing of public and private projects (having represented lenders and borrowers), intellectual property, antitrust, public contracting, insurance, permitting, labor and trusts.

The firm has operated in the Ecuadorian market for almost a decade and currently has thirteen lawyers, two off counsel lawyers, six paralegals and eight professionals in the administrative area. Lexim’s main partners, with an average twenty-year professional experience, which has grown stronger and consequently has participated in some of the most important transactions in Ecuador for the last years.

The firm offers legal advisory for the development of hydrocarbons and mining projects, throughout the different stages of the industry, both from the internal operation and from the State regulatory and control framework perspectives. Based on the experience of its partners, the firm is able to advise national or foreign companies, from their establishment or domiciliation, through the exploration, assessment, negotiation of contracts with the State and suppliers, design, construction, development, including support to local or international financing and negotiation processes, to the closing of operations. The professional experience of our partners and associates guarantees a comprehensive service to our clients, with quality and excellency, as well as coaching during all the stages of oil or mining projects. Our advisory also includes support, management and procurement of the different permits required by the applicable legal regulations in order to carry out such type of investment and businesses in Ecuador, which is reflected in a safe and law abiding operation.

Av. República del Salvador 836 y Suecia
Edif. Prisma Norte, Piso 11
Quito
Ecuador
Tel: +593 2 244 3866
Fax: +593 2 246 9350
www.leximabogados.com