Zita Aguilera

  • Biography


    Zita Aguilera advises private companies in their applications for public bids and selection boards, including concessions of infrastructure, public works, services and goods and investment projects. She also provides advice on risk analysis and execution of government contracts. Furthermore, she counsels public organizations and private companies in their dispute processes through arbitral and administrative measures.

  • Experience


    • Advised one of the largest concessionaires in Peru on the transfer of shares held by a strategic partner. This mandate included helping the client draft, negotiate the terms of the transfer agreement, and obtain the authorization of the Municipality of Lima (the Grantor) to perform such transfer.
    • Advised a private engineering consulting company based in Peru during the execution of the contract of supervision of the "Electric Mass Transport System of Lima and Callao of the Transport Line 1 System" project and on the execution of a contract signed with OSITRAN for the supervision of the Stretch 3 works: Inambari-Iñapari del Corredor Vial Interoceanico del Sur, Peru-Brazil.
    • Advised a global business solutions and technology provider based in Peru on the application and execution of its contract with a petroleum company for a business management software.
    • Assisted a consortium of several construction companies providing public works and services in the execution of the Gambetta Tunnel project with an estimated value of PEN 780 million.
    • Assisted in the project to improve the Nestor Gambetta tunnel worth PEN 355 million, executed by a consortium of construction companies.
    • Assisted a consortium of business companies in its rehabilitation and improvement project of the Lima-Canta-La Viuda-Unish Highway, Lima-Canta section, worth PEN 319 million.
    • Advised Consorcio Nueva Gambetta on the execution of the contract for the "Elaboration of the Technical Dossier and Execution of the Improvement of the Works of Av. Nestor Gambetta Callao – First Stage".
    • Advised Indra Peru S.A. on the application for the contract "Service of Licensing and Implementation of a new ERP system," for PETROPERU, as well as in other selection and execution of contracts processes (ESSALUD, ONP, SUNAT, SEDAPAL, SEDAPAR, SEDALIB, among other organisms of the State).
  • Publications


    • Book: Legal aspects of government contracting. Collection "The essential of the Right". Editorial Fund of the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru. (Co–author with Juan Carlos Moron Urbina), 2017.
    • The Conventional Modification of Administrative Contracts. In "Current Trends in Public Procurement". Edit. Legal Gazette. (Co–author), 2014.
    • The principles of informalism and material truth in the selection processes, analyzed by the Supreme Court of Justice. Dialogue with Jurisprudence. Legal Gazette, 2012.
    • Risks in public works contracts. Legal News Magazine. Edit. Legal Gazette, June 2012.
    • Article: "Is the State Prepared for the D.U. Nº054? Peru Construye Magazine, September 2011.
    • Sanctioning Administrative Procedures in State Contractings, Revista Peruana de Derecho de la Empresa; Num. 69, September, 2011.
    • Compendium of Papers of the IV National Congress of Administrative Law: Modernizing the State for a better country, edit Palestra, April 2010.
    • Manual of Administrative Training; Gaceta Juridica; First Edition; January 2010.
  • Additional Information

    Additional Information


    • Partner at Estudio Echecopar since 2017.
    • Associate at Estudio Echecopar from 2008–2017.
    • Officer of the Comptroller General of the Republic, 2007.
    • Adviser to the Presidency and Legal Specialist of CONSOUCODE – OSCE, 2001–2007.
    • Legal Adviser to Consorcio Minero Horizonte S.A., 1998–2001.

    Teaching experience

    • Teacher in the Specialization Program for Corporate Law Executives in the course "Arbitration in Public Procurement" (post–graduate), ESAN University, 2016, 2017.
    • Teacher of the course "Administrative Law" (pre–degree), Universidad San Martín de Porres, (two semesters), 2015.
    • Teacher – Diploma in Management and Supervision of Work Contracts, with the course "Contracts of public works" (Post–Graduate School), ESAN University, from March 13, 2015 to April 18, 2015.
    • Teacher of the Course "Procedure and Execution of Public Works", University of Lima from August 10 to 28, 2015.
    • Assistant Professor of Administrative Law Course I (pre–degree), Pontifical Catholic University of Peru; 2013, 2014 and 2015.
    • Teacher of the Course "Public Contracting applied in Works", University of Lima. 2014 and 2013.
    • Teacher of the Course of General Administrative Procedure and Special Administrative Procedures, in the Diploma of Specialization in Administrative Law. ESAN University, from January 12, 2014 to February 9, 2014 and from September 1, 2015 to September 15, 2013.
    • Teacher of the Course "Management of Public Procurement"; Lima University; from June 26, 2013 to July 15, 2013.