Specialist in tax with over 15 years of experience in tax planning, advising individuals and national and multinational companies.

Juan Pablo Porto specializes in tax law, advising national and international companies on crossborder transactions, and on tax structuring and optimization.

He advises on all kinds of transactions, M&A, financing, tax litigation proceedings, and audit procedures with the tax authorities, as well as on investment structures.

He is a member of the Lima Bar Association, of the Peruvian Institute of Tax Law and of the Peruvian Research and Development Institute. He is also a member of the Peruvian group of the International Fiscal Association and is on the association’s board of directors.

He lectures in the Master of Taxation and Fiscal Policy at Universidad de Lima and at Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. He has also lectured at Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola, Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas and at Universidad ESAN.

He has written many articles for specialized journals, and speaks regularly at national and international forums on tax matters.

Education

  • Master of Laws (LL.M.)
    Harvard Law School, Cambridge, USA, 2011

    Bachelor of laws (summa cum laude)
    Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2005

    Postgraduate Studies in International Taxation
    International Tax Center Leiden, Netherlands, 2016

Directory Mentions

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Chambers Latin America, Leaders League and Latin Lawyer 250 in Tax