Juan Luis Avendaño C.


Juan Luis, partner at Miranda & Amado, has focuses his practice on the financial industry, having assisted major Peruvian banks, companies and holdings in the issuance of over 45 international debt securities, hybrids and securitizations, including several liability management processes. He has also participated in several asset and company acquisition financings in Peru and other countries of the Pacific Alliance.

He has also assisted foreign financial entities in obtaining licenses for operating banks, investment fund management companies, mutual funds companies, and brokerage firms. He regularly advises national and foreign banks on banking regulatory matters, financial transactions, capital market deals, derivatives, and mergers and acquisitions of banks and financing entities.

Professional experience

  • Miranda & Amado Abogados, since 2003.
  • Member of the Advisers Council of the Ministry of Economy and Finance, 2001.
  • Member of the Free Competition Commission of the National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property – Indecopi, 2000.
  • Legal Manager, BankBoston N.A., Peruvian branch, 2000.
  • Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, New York, 1998 – 2000.
  • Corporate Lawyer, IBM Peru, 1995 – 1997.


  • Master of Laws (LL.M), Yale Law School, 1998.
  • Law School, Universidad de Lima, 1995.


  • Spanish
  • English


  • Banking, Capital Markets and Financial Services