María Alejandra Guanes Velázquez

María Alejandra Guanes Velázquez is a member of the Telecom, Commercial and Corporate department of FERRERE in Paraguay.

Her practice is mainly focused on Corporate Law, advising national and foreign companies on commercial, corporate and contractual matters, including infrastructure, tenders, maritime, due diligence, and matters related to family businesses. She has worked as a part-time in-house legal advisor in the client offices of the law firm assisting in corporate matters. Likewise, it actively collaborates with companies in questions about data privacy.

Additionally, she has developed knowledge and experience in the telecommunications area, advising companies to obtain the license for the Satellite and Maritime Mobile Telephony Service, internet access licenses and equipment homologation. She also advises companies that provide value-added services for mobile phone operators.

In the years prior to joining FERRERE, she was part of the team of lawyers at the Guanes, Heisecke and Piera Lawyers law firm, in recent years working as part-time in-house legal advisor in the client's office of the law firm. In addition, she worked in the administrative, labor, corporate, contractual and Intellectual Property matters. (2007-2015).

Alejandra has extensive experience in Copyright Law, Related Rights and Industrial Property, as well as in the areas of commercial, labour, corporate and corporate matters and procedures. 


  • Paraguayan Bar Association
  • Attorney, Universidad Nacional de Asunción, 2010.
  • Master of Private Law program, Universidad Nacional de Rosario (Argentina), 2013.

FERRERE advises Eastern Airlines on its authorization to operate in Paraguay

With this, direct connectivity between Miami and Asunción –that had been cut off since 2015- will be reinstated.

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