Our Services


The Law Firm of Mérida & Asociados, was founded in 1994, by Mr. Armando Mérida, who brought with him the experience of having worked previously for a very prestigious Law Firm in Guatemala City and in the legal department of international banks in the same city.

The Law Firm is able to offer services in Corporate and Commercial Law, Business Law, Banking Law, Trademarks and Patents, Litigation, Civil and Notary Law.

Merida & Asociados recently joined the International Law Firm “Justinian Lawyers”, which is a law firm with currently 83 Law Firms around the world. The Law firm is now called “Justinian Lawyers-Mérida & Asociados”.  As an international Law Firm we are then able to offer our services in different parts of the world.  We provide to our clients a good and reliable service. Our clients correspond with us in Spanish, English and German. English is used normally every day as a second language.

The Firm is also member of the international network of lawyers called AEA (European Association of Lawyers).  

Corporate and Commercial

The Law Firm has the experience to handle matters related with Corporate and Commercial matters. In this field the lawyers of the firm prepare all kind of Guatemalan Corporations for national and foreign companies, and also give the necessary advise to their clients related with their needs on this field. This includes given advise and working on matters related with banking matters.  We are also a full service Notary Office and therefore we prepare all kind of documents related with Civil and Commercial law.

Trademarks and Patents

During the last years, the Intellectual Property Department has been growing steadily acquiring an International IP portfolio of great value. In this field we work with companies from the United States of America, Mexico, Brazil, Canada, Panama, Argentina, Germany, Japan, United Kingdom among others. The Law Firm is currently member of INTA and ASIPI. Member of the firm also attend in a regular basis meetings of Marques.


We litigate matters related with Civil and Commercial matters, as well as IP matters.