Rafael joined the firm in 2011, where he began to obtain experience providing legal advice on intellectual property matters to national and international companies. Later, Rafael joined the corporate team of the firm, where he has been providing legal advice to national and international companies involved in complex multi-jurisdictional transactions leading them to their successful completion.
Currently, Rafael advises internationally renowned companies in the local and international execution of their projects, with special emphasis on the development of their investments in the energy industry through the drafting and review of Power Purchase Agreements (PPA), Engineering, Procurement and Construction Agreements (EPC), Operation and Maintenance Agreements (O&M) and obtaining all required permits and authorizations for the execution of projects in El Salvador. Also, Rafael has been involved in the financing of the projects, as in the incorporation and acquisition of companies dedicated to diverse matters within the energy industry.
- Law Degree, Cum Laude, Universidad Dr. José Matias Delgado.
- Authorized as a practicing Attorney and Notary Public by the Supreme Court of El Salvador.
- LL.M. in Corporate Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.