Vivian is a Senior Associate at Arias since 2008, where telecommunications, government affairs, corporate matters and legal project management are her areas of expertise. She has advised local and international corporations on the provision of services, setting up operations, as well as complex regulatory issues, consumer law, reviewing, drafting and negotiating contracts, procuring permits and licenses and finding creative solutions to balance the business needs with the regulatory framework.
She has proven legal counseling experience in business environments, with an in-depth understanding of how issues affect her clients and has the ability to develop strategies to overcome such issues. Her professional experience includes more than two years as in-house legal counsel at Telefónica during its startup period.
Amongst the projects she has been involved we can mention due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, drafting comprehensive legal opinions on corporate and regulatory issues, public bid processes, procurement of telecommunications licenses, advising companies in its day-to-day operations and managing complex projects with several stakeholders.
- J.D. equivalent (Licenciatura) from Universidad de La Salle.
- Specialist degree in Notary Law. Additionally.
- Masters in Project Management from Universidad para la Cooperacion Internacional.