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Welcome to the Web of Almeida Terán

Your Law Firm in Ecuador.

In Almeida & Teran, the Client is the most important. It is for this reason that we direct all our efforts to achieve a complete satisfaction. We firmly believe that with every legal advice we provide, we accompany our clients in the fulfillment of their goals and objectives, thus achieving a successful result.

About Us 

Our law office is headquartered in Quito, Ecuador and has more than 45 years of experience. Our recognized history of legal advice in different areas of law, allows us to effectively, timely and responsibly meet the diverse legal needs of our clients.

Our mission

To be recognized for our high efficiency in legal advice, achieved as a result of the professionalism of our collaborators, who provide confidence and security through integral solutions, adapted to the needs of each client, always with the commitment of success.

Our vision

To be the Law Firm par excellence in Ecuador. It is the path towards which we are advancing day by day, based on our professional efficiency and the experience gained over the years. We have demonstrated to each client our professionalism in the different consultancies and legal advices.

Dr. Marcelo Almeida Z

Dr. Marcelo Almeida Z

Founding Partner

  • Lawyer and doctor in jurisprudence by the Pontificia Universidad Católica of Ecuador
  • Postgraduate in Diplomacy and International Sciences, at the Central University of Ecuador
  • Postgraduate at Tulane University, United States
  • Current General Consul of Norway in Ecuador, since 2003
  • Professor of the Pontificia Universidad Católica of Ecuador in Corporate Law for more than 20 years
  • Legal advisor of several national and multinational companies
  • Minister in charge of the Superior Court of Quito
  • Advisor to the Presidency of the Republic
  • Senior Advisor to the Ministry of Public Health
  • Dean of the Honorable Consular Corps of Quito



Environmental law

Currently, environmental law is an area of great importance and development in Ecuador. We have a highly trained team specialized in environmental practices.


Labor Law

Our Team of Lawyers in Ecuador is highly qualified to provide both national and foreign companies with full coverage in the correct management of their labor relations.


Intellectual property

Specialized in providing advice on patents, registration of trademarks, copyrights and other aspects related to intellectual property for individuals and companies.


Real Estate

The team of professionals in our Law Firm are fully experienced in the real estate field, managing both small and large-scale real estate projects.


Corporate law

With 45 years of experience in issues related to corporate law, we provide legal advice in all aspects and stages of the development of national and international companies.



The tendency of today and always is to conduct business in an ethical and transparent manner. Let yourself be advised by our experts to keep your company in line with full compliance and current regulations.


Telecommunications and Technologies

Great experience in emerging issues of the digital world, specializing in computer law and electronic commerce. In addition to experience in managing governmental requirements for telecommunications companies.


Immigration Law

We offer a deep knowledge of the Law and experience in the field of immigration to both foreign citizen and national and international companies.



With the digital economy and transformation of business models, we provide legal advice to entrepreneurs for the development and legalization of Start-Ups.


Contractual Legal Advice

The years have given us a vast experience in issues related to the different stages of negotiation, drafting and legalization of contracts in a national and international level.


Tax Advice

We offer a global legal advice on issues related to the Internal Revenue Service, legalization of corporate structures, optimization and compliance with tax obligations, to both corporate and individual clients.


International Representations

Professionals trained to meet all the needs of foreign companies that are interested in investing and establishing in Ecuador.

Now that you know more about what we do…

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