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About Renzo E. Saavedra Velazco

His research interests are in the areas of probate, contracts, torts, law & economics, and comparative law. He obtained his law degree (summa cum laude) from the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru. He holds a Master's degree in Corporate Law with mention in Market Law (summa cum laude) from Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas. He fulfill his Ph.D studies in Law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

He is Professor of Law and Economics and Professor of System of Remedies in Private Law at the Graduate School of the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru and Professor of Civil Law at the Law School of the Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas. Also, he is Professor of Civil Law (Property, Contracts and Tort Law) at the Law School of the Universidad San Martin de Porres. 

In the past, he was Professor of Contracts (General Part and Special Contracts), Tort Law, Law of Obligations and Law of Personality at the Law School of the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Universidad de Piura y Universidad ESAN. He did postgraduate studies on Government Contracts at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, and in Law and Economics at the Latin American Program of Law and Economics, sponsored by George Mason University and ALACDE. 

Currently, he is senior associate at Hernandez & Cía, Arbitrator in the Center for Conflict Assessment and Resolution of the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, Associate member of the American Society of Comparative Law and Member of the Latin American and Iberian Law and Economics Association. He was visiting researcher at Universidad de Sevilla and Universidad Pablo de Olavide, both in Spain.

Positions

March 2017 - Present Faculty Member, Universidad del Pacifico - Peru
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October 2017 - Present Fellow, University of Bologna ‐ Centro di studi sull'America Latina
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August 2015 - Present Professor of Civil Law (Patrimonial Civil Law), Universidad de San Martin de Porres
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2011 - Present Associate Member, American Society of Comparative Law
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2010 - Present Associate Member, Latin American and Caribbean Law and Economics Association
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August 2007 - Present Professor of Civil Law (Law of Obligations, Contracts, System of Remedies), Comparative Law and Law & Economics, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
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March 2011 - July 2015 Professor of Civil Law (Torts and Law of Personality), Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas
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March 2012 - July 2013 Professor of Civil Law (Law of Obligations), Universidad Esan
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May 2010 - December 2010 Professor of Civil Law (Contracts ant Torts), Universidad de Piura
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August 2009 - December 2009 Professor of Civil Law (Torts), Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos
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Curriculum Vitae



Research Interests

Antitrust and Unfair Competition Law, Behavioral Law and Economics, Comparative Law, Contract Law, Law and Economics, Law of Obligations, Probate Law, and Tort Law

Grants

2016 - 2017 Ganador - Fondo Marco Polo
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Fondo Marco Polo
Role: PhD Student
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Professional Service and Affiliations

2018 - Present Senior Associate, Hernández & Cía.
2017 - Present Arbitrator, Cámara de Conciliación y Resolución de Disputas - FPF
2011 - Present Arbitrator, Centro de Análisis y Resolución de Conflictos - PUCP
2011 - 2018 Associate, Osterling Abogados
2011 - 2011 Specialist, INDECOPI
2009 - 2011 Associate Lawyer, Payer, Rey, Cauvi Abogados
2007 - 2009 Associate Lawyer, Berninzon, Loret de Mola, Benavidez & Fernández Abogados
2007 - 2007 Associate Lawyer, Fernández, Portocarrero, Carpio & Torres Abogados
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Courses

  • Contract Law
  • Tort Law
  • Law of Obligations
  • System of Remedies in Private Law
  • Law and Economics

Education

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March 2015 - December 2017 PhD (c) in Law, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru ‐ Escuela de Posgrado
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August 2011 - December 2012 LL.M. in Corporate Law, Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas ‐ Escuela de Posgrado
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March 1999 - July 2005 LL. B., Bachelor, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru ‐ Facultad de Derecho
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Contact Information

Av. Javier Prado Oeste 795
Magdalena, Lima 17, Perú
T: +51 1 611 5151
www.ehernandez.com.pe
rsaavedra@ehernandez.com.pe


Advertising and Marketing Law (2)

Behavioral Law and Economics (17)

Comparative Law (14)