Employment & Compensation

  • Description

    We have extensive experience advising companies and institutions — both local and international, public and private — in various sectors, such as mining, telecommunications, agriculture, pharmaceutical, retail and finance. We help our clients meet their needs in labor issues, from day-to-day matters to critical projects.

    We work with our clients to manage their main assets and their employees by understanding their business goals, protecting their reputation, and guiding them through the modern challenges faced by local and global businesses.

    Our advice include:

    • Hiring, directly and through third parties
    • Design and analysis of salary structures, as well as their tax effects
    • Compliance with obligations about equal pay
    • Investigations regarding sexual harassment
    • Reorganization of companies, including labor aspects of mergers and acquisitions
    • Draft and review of internal regulations and policies
    • Reductions in force and other terminations
    • Union issues
    • Health and security at work
    • Representation in administrative procedures, arbitrations and judicial proceedings
    • Labor audits
    • In-house training
  • Publications
    Publications
    March 12, 2020
    Coronavirus in Peru: How should your company prepare for COVID-19?
    Spanish content
    Mental health promotion and prevention in the workplace
    Spanish content
    Publications
    March 10, 2020
    Employment recommendations against the Coronavirus COVID-19
    Recommendations to face the impact of the outbreak on employment. | Spanish content
    Day against sexual harassment in the workplace
    Spanish content
    New electronic box for SUNAFIL's administrative procedures
    Spanish content
    New criteria for the closure of workplaces for health and safety non-compliance

    Spanish content

    Amendments to the regulations on labor inspections
    Spanish content
    Life Insurance Law is mandatory from the first day of work
    Spanish content
    Employment news for the agribusiness sector
    Spanish content
    New minimum IPER content
    Spanish content
    Video surveillance in the workplace
    Spanish content
    General Labor Inspection Law is amended
    Spanish content
    Labor Violations
    Breach of Obligations regarding Sexual Harassment Prevention and Punishment | Spanish content
    Criteria applicable to the Equal Pay inspections
    Spanish content
  • News
    Acknowledgments
    February 19, 2020
    Best Lawyers 2020
    Spanish content
    Events
    December 3, 2019
    Tendencies and Challenges in the Labor Market
    Spanish content
    Acknowledgments
    October 22, 2019
    LACCA Approved 2020
    Latin American Corporate Counsel Association | Spanish content
    Acknowledgments
    September 25, 2019
    Leaders League 2020 Awards
    Spanish content
    Events
    September 20, 2019
    Sexual Harassment Prevention and Punishment Act
    Spanish content
    Events
    September 11, 2019
    Sexual Harassment Prevention and Punishment Act
    Spanish content
    Events
    August 28, 2019
    Equality at Work
  • Acknowledgments
    • Chambers & Partners
      Practices201820192020
      Employment & CompensationBand 2Band 2Band 2

      Testimonials

      Band 2: Chambers and Partners  2020

      The lawyers' "management of matters is excellent," states one client, highlighting their "good ability and knowledge of the matters, and the clarity of the information and support."

    • The Legal 500
      Practices201720182019
      Employment & CompensationBand 3Band 3Band 3

      Testimonials

      Band 3: The Legal 500 — 2019

      "Extensive experience", "good management" of scenarios and a "high level of knowledge".

Key Contacts

Karen Bustamante
Senior Associate
Lima
+51 (1) 618 8416
Luis Miguel Almendariz
Principal Associate
Lima
+51 (1) 618 8502
Katherine Ninanya
Associate
Lima
+51 (1) 618 8597
Monica Pizarro
Partner
Lima
+51 (1) 618 8518
Gabriela Salas
Associate
Lima
+51 (1) 618 8573
Marco Vargas
Associate
Lima
+51 (1) 618 8459
Elizabeth Zamudio
Principal Associate
Lima
+51 (1) 618 8412