Sheilah Vargas Soto is a lawyer with extensive experience in national and international arbitrations with companies in the mining, construction, hydrocarbon and telecommunications sectors, among others, in controversies related to civil and commercial matters. She has provided advice to various companies in the annulment and enforcement of arbitration awards.
Sheilah also provides advice on contentious-administrative processes (derived from sanctioning procedures, tax procedures and administrative procedures in general).
Added to her experience in arbitration matters is her performance as a sole arbitrator and as a member of Arbitration Tribunals.
In 2020 and 2019, Chambers & Partners magazine recognized Sheilah as one of the lawyers who will lead the area of litigation and dispute resolution. In 2020, 2019, 2018 and 2017, specialized magazine Legal 500 recognized her in the same category. In 2021, 2020 and 2019, Best Lawyer magazine recognized her in the area of dispute resolution.
Sheilah is a member of Women in the Profession (WIP) - Peru.
Advises diverse companies from the construction, mining, electricity, hydrocarbon and telecom sectors on local and international arbitration and civil and commercial matters.
Participated in the defense of the validity of arbitration awards in proceedings of annulment used by companies related to the mining, electricity and telecommunications sector. She has provided advice to a foreign company in the annulment proceedings of an arbitration award, successfully annulling the award.
Participated in the defense on a judicial process involving different companies regarding civil, commercial and administrative matters.