Bustamante & Bustamante is a law firm of national and international standing with one of the most reputable legal practices in Ecuador. Due to our reputation for integrity, professionalism and superior service, we have been able to advise national and multinational corporations, financial institutions and governmental organisations from countries, such as the United States, China, England, Canada and Italy, for 60 years now. We have one of the largest intellectual property practices in the country. In addition, we advise clients with regard to numerous other matters, including oil and gas, project finance, tax, franchise, mergers and acquisitions, banking and financial services, corporate, mining, telecommunications, electrification, privatisation, insurance, real estate and labour law.
Bustamante & Bustamante guarantees excellent service by hiring and training the best legal personnel and support staff available. We are an equal opportunity employer with eight partners, over 50 attorneys and 50 support staff of varied nationalities who have studied and worked in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America, besides being fluent in English, Spanish and other languages. The attorneys at Bustamante & Bustamante have received degrees, including the LLM, from universities in the United States, Europe and Latin America.
The firm also maintains a system of cooperation with law firms throughout the Andean Pact subregion, which is particularly important for handling foreign investment and intellectual property matters. Bustamante & Bustamante is a member of Multilaw, an association of independent law firms in private practice throughout the world, whose purpose is to aid members in serving their international clients, and of Bomchil, Castro, Goodrich, Claro, Arosemena & Associates, an association of Latin American law firms providing services to international clientele.