Jaime Zavala

Partner / Peru
  • Practice areas / Labor
  • Languages / English, Spanish

PPU Partner consultant on labor issues and sponsorship work processes. Expert on union issues and collective bargaining, as well as strategies for resolving collective disputes. Arbitrator (or designated by the company as president appointed by agreement) in the private sector and in countless collective bargaining in state agencies since 1995.

The highly experienced Jaime Zavala Costa receives impressive praise from sources, with clients appreciating his hands-on approach and lauding his "experience, correctness and personal involvement in matters." He has a particular focus on collective bargaining mandates and has provided ongoing assistance to Telefónica del Perú, in relation to labour cases with current and former employees. Band 1 - Chambers and Partners – Labour and Employment

Work experience

  • 2016 - a la actualidad Patner

    Socio Philippi, Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero DU & Uría

  • - a la actualidad Founding partner

    Ferrero abogados

  • - a la actualidad President of the Civil Service Tribunal Autoridad

    Nacional de Servicio Civil - SERVIR

  • 2000 - 2001 Minister of Labor and Social Development

    República de Perú

  • 2001 - 2001 President of the National Council of Labor and Social Development

    República de Perú




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  • 1997 Master Universidad de San Martín de Porres Master of Law in Labor and Social Security

  • 1988 Graduated Universitá di Bologna and Johns Hopkins University Program for Latin American Experts on Labor Problems

  • 1972 Graduated Université de Bruxelles Diploma in Insurance and Commercial Law

  • 1969 Lawyer Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú Law



  • State Capital (Global Law Firm Group),
  • National Society of Mining, Petroleum and Energy
  • American Chamber of Commerce of Perú (AMCHAM PERU)
  • Peruvian Society of Labor and Social Security Law
  • Lima Bar Association , Perú

Academic activities

  • Academic Activities - to date

    Labor law

    Teaching - Universidad de Lima

Seminars and Conferences