Practice Areas: Civil Law and Civil Procedural Law.
Education: Universidad Nacional de Asunción (Attorney at Law, 1973)
Raúl has served as a Civil and Commercial Judge (1983-85) and in view of his performance, he was appointed as member of the Civil and Commercial Court of Appeals (1985-87). Throughout those years, his judicial decisions received important recognitions. He has also participated as speaker in numerous local and international conferences related to procedural law. This has enabled him to have a successful practice in litigation.
Civil Law Professor -Universidad Católica de Asunción.
Counseling and Litigation in Family Law: Raúl is in charge of the judicial procedures involving family matters, such as, divorce, adoptions, drafting of marriage agreements, separation of marital property, denial and acknowledgement of paternity.
Counseling and Litigation in Civil Liability: Raúl has experience in litigation focused on compensation of damages. He has vast experience in civil liability arising from contractual breaches and torts.
Counseling and Litigation in executive proceedings: Raúl is in charge of all judicial proceedings initiated by creditors against their defaulting debtors through judicial enforcement such as foreclosures. The litigation team under his leadership is in charge of these proceedings, on behalf of banks and financial institutions acting as creditors.
Raúl is registered as an Arbitrator in the Centro de Arbitraje y Mediación Paraguay de la Cámara Nacional de Comercio y Servicios de Paraguay, which was created to promote the application of alternative dispute resolution methods in the Paraguayan society. El Centro de Arbitraje y Mediación Paraguay is the Paraguayan venue of the Comisión Interamericana de Arbitraje Comercial (CIAC). Raúl is also an active member of the Secretaría de Arbitraje y Mediación of the Consejo de Cámaras de Comercios del MERCOSUR.
Drafting and Counseling in Civil Contracts: Drafting of civil contracts and counseling during the negotiation of contracts.