Jorge is a partner of the firm, specialist in labour law, labour relations, management of collective and individual conflicts and labour proceedings. He is recognized as one of the main referents in labour law in Peru.

He has been a member of the Advisory Committee of the Ministry of Labour and Employment Promotion on several occasions. He has been a consultant for the World Bank, IDB, USAID, ECLAC, UNDP and ILO.

He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Good Employers (ABE) of the American Chamber of Commerce of Peru – AMCHAM.

He is a senior lecturer at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Universidad de Piura and Universidad del Pacífico.

Author of several academic articles and books, among them “Guía Laboral” with Dr. Luis Vinatea, which is the best-selling labour book in Peru.

Exhibitor in Congresses and Seminars of his specialty.

“Unquestionably a star”.
“High reputation and experience in the market”
“Strategic, creative and focused on results.”
“Brilliant, studious and innovative”
– Chambers Latin America 2020

Education

  • Conciliation Center of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Conciliator Degree (1999)
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Master’s Degree in Constitutional Law (1998)
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Bachelor (1993) and Lawyer (1994).

Work Experience

  • Partner at Vinatea & Toyama (2019 – To Date)
  • Member of the Advisory Committee of the Ministry of Labour and Employment Promotion. (Between 2001 – 2007)
  • Partner at Miranda & Amado (2003 – 2019)
  • Member of the Tribunal of the National Authority of Civil Service (2011 – 2015).
  • Member of the Labour Advisory Committee of the Labour Commission of the Congress of the Republic (2013 – 2014).
  • Labour Consultant for the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (2003).
  • Labour Consultant for the World Bank (2003).
  • Labour Consultant for the International Labour Organization (1999 – 2002).
  • Partner at Vinatea & Toyama (2000 – 2002)
  • Partner at Luis Hernandez Berenguel Abogados Law Firm (1997 – 2000)
  • Lawyer at Estudio Luis Hernandez Berenguel Abogados (1993 – 1995)

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships and affiliations

  • Honorary Member of the Illustrious Bar Association of Cajamarca.
  • Member of the Human Resources Committee of the National Society of Mining and Petroleum.
  • Member of the Peruvian Society of Labour and Social Security Law.
  • Active Member of the Civil Association Ius Et Veritas.
  • Member of the Association of Graduates of the PUCP.
  • Member of the Peruvian Institute of Tax Research and Development (IPIDET).
  • Member of the American Chamber of Commerce of Peru (AMCHAM).

Teaching

  • Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Principal Professor, “Special Labour Law” (2009 – To Date)
  • Universidad del Pacífico, Professor, “Labour Law” (2011 – To date)
  • Universidad ESAN, Professor, Master’s Degrees in Finance and Human Resources (2006)
  • Universidad de Piura, Professor, Master of Laws (MADE) (2005 – To date)
  • Universidad de Piura, Professor, “Social Security” (2000 – To date)
  • Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, Professor, Law School (2000)