Santiago Solines Moreno2019-05-15T09:46:39+00:00

Santiago Solines Moreno

Corporate and Business Law, Energy Law, Government Procurement Law and Municipal Law.

Santiago Solines Moreno is an attorney who has been partner at the Firm since 2008. He holds a master’s degree in Energy Law and Business and another in Government and Public Administration.  He is currently in his second year of a master’s degree program in Political Communication. He has done postgraduate studies in Ecuador in Governance and attended open courses on Urban Planning and in Government Procurement Law. He has attended international courses in Political Management and Public Policies, mainly in the United States, Spain, and Chile. In his professional career, he has specialized in energy, corporate, and commercial law, along with government procurement, Solines has extensive experience that includes some of Ecuador’s largest mergers and acquisitions, forming consortiums and incorporating various other types of companies.  He has participated in major government procurement procedures, particularly relating to the hydrocarbons, energy, and mining industries.  Recent work in the energy sector includes advising one of Spain’s key public sector agencies.  In the political arena, he has held top positions in Ecuador’s Ministry of Government.

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  • 2015-2019 Master´s in Political Communication and Governance, The Graduate School of Political Management, George Washington University (GWU); Washington DC – United States.
  • 2015-2016 Master´s in Energy Business and Law, Universidad Villanueva y Cremades & Calvo Sotelo (Cremades & Calvo Sotelo Scholarship Recipient), Madrid, Spain
  • 2014-2015 Master´s in Government and Public Administration, GOBERNA School of Policy and High-Level Government, Instituto Universitario Ortega & Gasset (IUOG) and Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo (UIMP) (Fundación Ortega & Gasset Scholarship Recipient), Madrid, Spain (academic year completed, working on final projects regarding “Electronic Voting in Ecuador”)
  • 2010-2011 Open Course (Post-Graduate Diploma) “City Planning and Government” Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales FLACSO; Quito, Ecuador.
  • 2009 Post-Graduate Program (Diploma) in Government and Political Leadership, School of Government, IDE Business School (Corporación Líderes para Gobernar Scholarship Recipient), Quito, Ecuador.
  • 2006 Law Degree, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (P.U.C.E.), Quito, Ecuador (Business profile)
  • 2006, Bachelor of Arts in Legal Science, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (P.U.C.E.), Quito, Ecuador
  • 2004-2005 Open Course (Diploma) in Government Procurement Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (P.U.C.E.), Quito, Ecuador
  • 1999 High School Diploma, Colegio Internacional SEK, Quito, Ecuador

COURSES ABROAD:

  • 2010 IV Workshop on Political Management of Projects for Change “New Tools in Public Administration” The Graduate School of Political Management; George Washington University; Washington, D.C., United States of America.
  • 2009 Seminar “Government and Public Policies,” School of Government, Universidad del Desarrollo, Santiago de Chile, Chile.
  • 2018 Founding member of the World Compliance Association chapter Ecuador.
  • 2018 Lawyer coordinator of the Energy area in Solines y Asociados (current)
  • 2018 Chairman of the Energy Committee of the Canadian Ecuadorian Chamber (current)
  • 2016 Contributor (Foreign Counsel), Presidency (Department of International Energy Affairs), National Commission on Markets and Competition CNMC; Madrid, Spain.
  • 2016 Contributor (Foreign Counsel), Energy Department (Energy Related Markets), National Commission on Markets and Competition CNMC; Madrid, Spain.
  • 2008 Attorney/Partner, SOLINES & ASOCIADOS, Jasol Cia. Ltda, Quito, Ecuador (current)
  • 2007 Coordinating Attorney for the departments of corporate law, government procurement, and municipal law, SOLINES & ASOCIADOS, Jasol Cia. Ltda, Quito, Ecuador.
  • 2012-2014 Expert Collaborator with the World Justice Project (WJP), WJP Rule of Law Index.
  • 2013 General Coordinator for the Vice-Presidential campaign (Juan Carlos Solines, Vice Presidential candidate) for the Guillermo Lasso – Juan Carlos Solines ticket.
  • 2012 Expert Contributor to the World Justice Project (WJP),WJP Rule of Law Index.(Indicator used to prepare the International Transparency Report). (current)
  • 2006-2007 Undersecretary (Vice Minister) of the Ministry of Government and Police (today called the Ministry of the Interior), in the administration of President Dr. Alfredo Palacio; Quito, Ecuador.
  • 2006 Advisor to the Ministry of Government and Police (today called the Ministry of the Interior) Dr. Antonio Andretta, in the administration of President Dr. Alfredo Palacio; Quito, Ecuador.
  • 2001-2003 Teaching Assistant in Corporate Law for three straight semesters, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (P.U.C.E); Quito, Ecuador.
  • Energy Law.
  • Corporate and Business Law.
  • Government Procurement Law.
  • Municipal Law.
  • World Compliance Association (WCA)
  • Euro – Latam Lex (ELLEX)
  • Ecuadorian Cadanian Chamber
  • Bar Association of Pichincha CAP
  • Executive Forum

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