Hoet Pelaez Castillo & Duque (“HPCD”), established in 1942, is one of the largest and most prominent law firms in Venezuela. HPCD renders services to many top Venezuelan companies and a significant number of foreign companies and banks doing business in Venezuela, while complying with international standards. 

HPCD’s attorneys have built up years of experience in diverse business environments, as well as in major complex transactions. They provide clients with effective responses covering all legal issues while maintaining a business perspective. Its practices work very closely in order to enable costeffective assistance and its experts can assist and communicate with its international clientele, navigating national risks and obligations in the client’s own language. 

HPCD provides its clients with an excellent combination of expertise and hands-on solutions. A comprehensive compliance department provides cost-effective legal and paralegal assistance to comply with corporate, labour, tax, foreign exchange, IP, foreign investment and other regulations at national and international levels. 

As one of the leading Venezuelan law firms, HPCD offers prosecution and enforcement services covering administrative, criminal and civil actions, providing clients with one-stop service and immediate results, avoiding expensive procedures and enabling the best protection of their rights. Quality and efficiency are always present in the firm’s professional relations with clients.

Main Location

Av. Venezuela, Edificio Atrium, Piso 3, oficina única
Urb. El Rosal
Caracas, 1060
Phone: 58 212 201 8611
2 offices

Firm Attorneys

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Román José Duque Corredor Román José Duque Corredor Hoet Pelaez Castillo & Duque
Practicing in: Natural Resources Law
Practicing in: Natural Resources Law
José Gregorio Torrealba José Gregorio Torrealba Hoet Pelaez Castillo & Duque
Practicing in: Arbitration and Mediation
Practicing in: Arbitration and Mediation

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    Achievements

    "Top-Listed" National Awards
    "Top-Listed" in Venezuela in Intellectual Property Law with 3 lawyers.
    "Top-Listed" Metro Awards
    "Top-Listed" in Caracas in Intellectual Property Law with 3 lawyers.

    "Top-Listed" National Awards
    "Top-Listed" in Venezuela in Intellectual Property Law with 3 lawyers.
    "Top-Listed" Metro Awards
    "Top-Listed" in Caracas in Intellectual Property Law with 3 lawyers.

    Hoet Pelaez Castillo & Duque

    Main Location

    Av. Venezuela, Edificio Atrium, Piso 3, oficina única
    Urb. El Rosal
    Caracas, 1060
    Phone: 58 212 201 8611
    2 offices

    Management

    Corporate and Commercial Office
    Corporate and Commercial Office
    Intellectual Property
    Intellectual Property

    Contacts

    Marketing Department
    58 212 2018548

    Personnel

    Partners: 30
    Of Counsel: 5
    Associates: 23

    Practice Areas

    Administrative Law
    Arbitration and Mediation
    Banking and Finance Law
    Communications Law
    Competition/Antitrust Law
    Corporate and M&A Law
    Employee Benefits Law
    Environmental Law
    Health Care Law
    Information Technology Law
    Insolvency and Reorganization Law
    Intellectual Property Law
    Investment
    Labor and Employment Law
    Litigation
    Natural Resources Law
    Real Estate Law
    Tax Law