Expert in advising national and international companies and funds on M&A transactions, private equity, and project finance.
Óscar Trelles heads the Cuatrecasas M&A Practice in Latin America and coordinates the Private Equity Practice in the Lima office. He also specializes in financing and project finance. He has participated in some of the most sophisticated and important national and international transactions, including multijurisdictional transactions, in recent years.
Before joining Cuatrecasas, he worked in different international law firms in Lima and New York, including Curtis, Mallet - Prevost, Colt & Mosle and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, where he participated in complex multijurisdictional transactions.
He is a member of the New York and Lima bar associations.
He lectures on M&A and project finance in the Master of Laws at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and in the International Financial Management Program at Universidad de Piura.
He also contributes to publications and writes legal articles for different specialized journals and other written media.
Private Equity Program
The Wharton School, Philadelphia, 2019
International Financial Management Program (PAD)
Universidad de Piura, Peru, 2014
Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 2007
Bachelor of Laws (summa cum laude)
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Peru, 2004
Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, IFLR, Legal 500 Latin America, Latin Lawyer, LACCA, Leaders League and Best Lawyers (categories: Corporate and M&A, Project finance and Private equity)