Carlos Gerke M. started the firm in 1971. As a senior partner he advises and represents local and international clients in a wide variety of financial, commercial, natural resources and private matters. Mr. Gerke is considered to be the best legal advisor in Bolivia.

He has served on the board of directors of the most important Bolivian banks, mining companies, a national newspaper, leading industry corporations, the Bolivian Catholic University, among many others.

Throughout his career Mr. Gerke advised multilateral organizations and public institutions in relation to major investments and infrastructure projects in Bolivia.

Mr. Gerke’s brilliant career as a lawyer, counselor and law professor earned him several prizes, public recognition and the title of Doctor Honoris Causa in 2011 by the Bolivian Catholic University.