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The firm

About us?

Moreno Baldivieso is the leading law firm in Bolivia. Our team has offices in the cities of La Paz, Santa Cruz, Cochabamba and Tarija. We have a team of more than 100 people. Moreno Baldivieso has received numerous awards and recognitions for his professional work, including the “Firm of the Year” award from Chambers and Partners for 9 consecutive years in the last 12 years, as well as the “Best Law Firm of the Year” award.

Our focus

In our law firm, technology is one of our fundamental pillars. We strive to stay at the forefront of the latest technological trends and their application in the field of law. We incorporate advanced technological tools and solutions to improve our efficiency and productivity, and provide high-quality service to our customers. From case management to legal document review, technology is an integral part of our strategy to deliver innovative and effective solutions to our clients.

At Moreno Baldivieso, we place the client at the center of all our decisions and strategies. We take a client-oriented approach in all aspects of our practice, from the selection and training of our team of lawyers to the implementation of advanced technologies that improve efficiency and the client experience.

At the Moreno Baldivieso law firm, law is more than a profession, it is our passion. We are committed to excellence and innovation in all areas of law. We strive to be the best lawyers in Bolivia and to do so, we stay up to date on the latest trends and legal developments around the world. Our team of highly trained lawyers works with dedication and commitment to provide effective and personalized legal solutions to our clients. At Moreno Baldivieso, we value ethics, integrity, and social responsibility in everything we do, and we are committed to continuing to be leaders in the field of law in Bolivia and the region.

At Moreno Baldivieso, we value the importance of having a multidisciplinary team to provide effective and personalized solutions to our clients. We recognize that each member brings unique skills and knowledge that complement and strengthen our legal practice. We foster an environment of collaboration and teamwork to offer a comprehensive and high-quality service to our clients. We are committed to continuing to innovate and improve our legal practice to adapt to the changing needs and challenges of our clients.

At Moreno Baldivieso, we are committed to adopting sustainable and responsible business practices. We strive to meet ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) criteria, and we take proactive steps to minimize our environmental impact, promote diversity and inclusion in our team, and ensure high ethical and corporate governance standards in all our operations.

Our History


Our firm

Our firm was founded in 1931 under the name Gabriel Patent & Trademark Office, as a specialized intellectual property office.


A great leadership that led to growth

Under the leadership of our current principal partner Ramiro Moreno Baldivieso, Gabriel Patent & Trademark Office becomes Estudio Moreno Baldivieso Abogados. A law firm of 7 lawyers specialized in different areas, offering comprehensive legal services in all branches of law, with a main emphasis on business law.


We expanded the practice to the whole country

Moreno Baldivieso opens offices in the main cities of the country’s main axis, including La Paz, Santa Cruz, Cochabamba and Tarija.


New offices with a new identity

Due to the growth and expansion of its lawyers, Moreno Baldivieso acquires a new office in La Paz – Bolivia, in a house with English architectural influence that represents until today an emblem in the center of the political capital of Bolivia.


From Family Law Firm to Corporate Law Firm

After an institutional growth that took Moreno Baldivieso to places of privilege and leadership in the Bolivian legal market, the firm completes a 5-year process of generational transition with the advice of English consultants. At the end of the year, the firm adopts its current name “Moreno Baldivieso” names the first 6 non-family partners, who join the 3 partners of the Moreno Baldivieso family.


Constant growth that leads to new changes

The constant growth of Moreno Baldivieso, makes the firm reach a total of 48 lawyers and a similar number of administrative staff who support the activities of the firm in their day to day. In this context, the firm decides to move its main office in the city of La Paz, to the new financial and business center of this city located in the south of the government headquarters.


Innovation in Legal Services

In response to the needs of the market, Moreno Baldivieso expands its line of business and creates several departments complementary to the legal practice of the firm: i) the department of accounting and labor outsourcing to offer our clients a comprehensive management of their businesses, ii) the department specializing in startups, iv) the regulatory department of records in the areas of medicine and cosmetology and v) the department of new technologies.

Mission, Vision, Culture and Values


Be the leading law firm in Bolivia and one of the first in Latin America, offering quality legal advice, responsibility and commitment to the client.


Our culture is based on commitment to our clients, professional, ethical and responsible advice. We promote teamwork, innovation and continuous improvement. We promote ethics, respect and responsibility, as well as transparency, integrity and honesty in all our actions. We value sustainable development and environmental protection.


  • Dream big
  • Do good
  • Be open
  • Collaborated
  • Experiment
  • Learn
  • Be grateful
  • Be fair
  • Be cooperative


Best Bolivian firm of the year
2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2010
Firma con mejor servicio al cliente

Firm consistently recognized as a leader in Bolivia

Among the 100 most important firms in the world in international arbitration.
2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

Leading Firm in Bolivia
2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

Firm consistently recognized as a leader in Bolivia

Firm consistently recognized as a leader in Bolivia

Firm consistently recognized as a leader in Bolivia

Firm consistently recognized as a leader in Bolivia

Be part of Moreno Baldivieso

We are a firm that has more than 9 decades of experience marked by providing quality service and having high-level professionals in each of our practice areas.

We are looking for professionals who want to work as a team and be part of a firm that seeks excellence.

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