Practice Areas

Administrative Law & Comptroller’s Office

We have a highly trained and experienced team to assist clients in the diverse forms of Public Contracts, Administrative Contracts and Administrative Law. We have represented clients in highly complex negotiations and also in the field of dispute resolution.

Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

We have broad experience practicing in major international arbitration forums (ICSID, ICC, UNCITRAL). Our cases have involved oil and gas ventures, infrastructure , commercial contracts, and investment treaty disputes.

Aviation and Transportation

We have extensive experience in  the field of Aviation. Our Aviation Team offers a deep knowledge of the industry and a unique experience in the administration. In addition to our background, several of our team members have experience serving in government regulatory and investigative agencies…

Civil and Family Law

Our Civi and Family Law practice group has a reputation for skill and success in representing our clients at various levels…

Compliance and White Collar

We are able to handle complex investigations related to White Collar and corruption practices. We’ve successfully represented public and private clients in the defense of issues related to corrupt practices in Ecuador. 

Corporate, Tax and Labor

As a full-service business law firm, Laudenlaw Associates provides a complete range of business legal services. Our team brings a collaborative approach to help clients execute complex transactions.

Criminal Law & White Collar

We are accustomed to manage large, complex, high-stakes and white collar investigations. Also, we have successfully represented clients in virtually all substantive areas of Criminal Law in Ecuador.

Digital Assets Cryptocurrency and Trading

In last decade, with the digital world evolution,  digital assets, cryptocurrency and trading have become a very important part inside companies and organizations making their security, maintenance, protection and obtention a priority.

Finance and Business Management

We have experience in all kind of businesses requirements: creation or dissolution of companies, sale or purchase of shares or titles, accounting management, patents, intellectual property and tributary declarations.

Financial | Banking

We have participated in coative collection and banking supervision process. Also, we have assisted in Ecuador’s International Cooperation negotiations mechanisms such as, mixed commissions, negotiation tables and bilateral meetings.

Human Rights and Constitution

Estamos altamente calificados en litigio internacional en el área de Derechos Humanos, principalmente en litigios que se desarrollen ante el Sistema Universal y Regional de Derechos Humanos…

Immigration / Visas

We have experience assisting clients in Ecuador to obtain visas (work, investment, study, etc.)

Intellectual Property

Laudenlaw’s IP practice has extensive experience assisting companies with the protection of their IP portfolios, including litigation when necessary. 

Mining, Gas and Oil

We offer our clients strategic guidance and expert counsel on the Mining, Gas and Oil industries in Ecuador, including mergers and acquisitions, joint venture, project finance and corporate finance transactions, as well as a wide range of transaction matters.

Personal Data Protection

La Protección de Datos Personales, tiene como objetivo garantizar el derecho de los ecuatorianos a la protección de sus datos personales.

Pro Bono

Laudenlaw has a tradition of providing pro bono legal services to individuals who cannot otherwise afford legal counsel…

Project Finance

New projects complexity and planning needs a law firm with expertise and knowledge in local and internacional structuring and financing projects on every scale.

Public Contracts & Public-Private Alliances (APP)

Contamos con amplia experiencia en los procesos Estatales de contratación con privados en las dos áreas principales: Contratación Pública y Asociaciones Público-Privadas…

Social and Solidarity Economy

Several years working in Government Financial Institutions , social and solidarity economy control organism gives us the confidence to counsel and work in your requests


We have a long history of working with projects ranging from towers and satellites, to cable and mobile telecoms. Our lawyers have been CEOs and legal managers of the main TV Channels in Ecuador.