Priscilla focuses her practice on corporate, banking, communication and conflict resolution issues.

Her experience in the corporate area includes comprehensive consulting, contract development, representation before the control entity and management of conflicts between shareholders. She has collaborated in several due diligence processes for the purchase or sale of companies and in banking law she provides consultancy for the granting of credits.

Priscilla actively participates in the design of practical and effective strategies to resolve conflicts through alternative means such as negotiations, transactional agreements or mediation. She also offers support at all stages in administrative procedures, litigation and local arbitrations.

She collaborated in the resolution of a dispute in the amount of USD 41’500,000.00 and was part of the team of local lawyers for the granting of the largest amount of credit delivered by the Inter-American Development Bank in Ecuador. She advised the media about regulatory aspects derived from the Communication Law and designed creative strategies for the defense of clients in administrative procedures where the sanctions imposed by the supervisory authority were successfully challenged.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate
  • Banking
  • Conflict resolution

Studies

  • Cornell University, BA, Human Development (Honor Roll), 1995.
  • Universidad Católica Santiago de Guayaquil, Lawyer (Honor Roll), 2005.
  • Women’s training program for corporate governance and senior management, IDE, 2018.

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English
  • French

Career Path

  • Member of the Advisory Board, Main Project Colegio Liceo Campoverde since 2009.
  • Founder and member of the board of the Committee for the Democratization of Information and Technology (CDI) Ecuador, 2005-2016.
  • She was a member of the board of directors of Acería del Ecuador C.A., 2009-2010.
  • She was inhouse lawyer for Starkist Co. in Ecuador, 2010-2012.
  • She was inhouse lawyer for Baltic Control Ecuador S.A., 2006-2009.
  • She was national manager and director of the asset-based financing unit at Citibank, N.A., 1997-2006.