Milagros Villavicencio

Milagros Villavicencio - Garrigues

Languages Known:

  • English
  • Spanish

Milagros Villavicencio



Milagros Villavicencio is a Garrigues associate. Prior to joining Garrigues she worked as an associate in the Labor Law practice of Estudio Philippi, Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero DU & Uría (2016) and at Estudio Delmar Ugarte Abogados (2013-2015).
She has professional experience in the following fields:
  • Preparation of legal reports on labor matters in accordance with Peruvian law, as well as evaluation of specific cases for the issuance of legal opinions.
  • Preparation of due diligence reports for financing transactions and business acquisitions.
  • Assistance in judicial proceedings involving labor and constitutional matters, by proposing strategies, preparing submissions and acting in court.
  • Advice on the implementation of occupational health and safety systems, and resolution of queries in this area.
  • Advice on collective matters, such as consultation processes, negotiations and signature of company and industry collective labor agreements. 
  • Advice on hiring of foreign personnel, from preparation of the employment contract to obtainment of worker immigration status.
  • Day-to-day advice to domestic and international companies on labor and employment matters, such as hiring of personnel, payment of welfare benefits, dismissal procedures, among others.

Academic background:

Degree, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (Lima - Peru, 2013),
Lawyer, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (Lima - Peru, 2014), specializing in labor and social security law.
Master’s Degree in Business Administration and Personnel Management, Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas-UPC (Lima-Peru, 2016).


Co-author of the article “Good Faith in Collective Bargaining and Bad Faith as a ground for recourse to arbitration. Exception or rule?” (*), published in Soluciones Laboral, edition 79, July 2014.
(*) originally published in Spanish. See Spanish CV for more details.