Anneliss Wohlers

Associate, Guatemala
anneliss.wohlers@ariaslaw.com

Experience

  • Anneliss joined the Corporate and Transactional Department of Arias’ Guatemala office as Paralegal in 2018 and after graduating an Attorney and Notary from Universidad Rafael Landivar, with a Cum Laude award, she reincorporated to the Arias team as an Associate.
  • Besides working in Arias, she has also gained experience working as in-house for a multinational company and in the public sector as well by conducting an internship at the Ministry of Labor of Guatemala.
  • She has also demonstrated her interest in the efficiency of the justice system by participating in 2017 in a program called Observatorio Judicial del Sistema de Justicia Penal, a project that has been developed since then by the Judicial Authority of Guatemala alongside with other institutions. In addition, she has also represented her alma mater in Moot Courts competitions, specifically in the arbitration competition in the UP ICC Mexico Moot in 2020 organized by Universidad Panamericana in Guadalajara, Mexico.
  • Anneliss now focuses her practice primarily on real estate, mergers and acquisitions, consumer protection, compliance, corporate governance matters of companies in regulated industries, such as oil, gas, and energy, as well as corporate matters, advising local and international clients on their day-to-day business.

Career


  • Law Degree from Universidad Rafael Landívar, Cum Laude, 2021
  • Attorney and Notary, 2021

Memberships


  • International Bar Association (IBA)

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