José Rafael Bustamante Espinosa


Bustamante & Bustamante
Cofiec Building,
PO Box 17-01-02455,
Quito, Ecuador

Tel: +593 22 564 068
Fax: +593 2 256 2680


José Rafael Bustamante Espinosa is the head of the firm’s real estate department. He was the lead lawyer on the Longterm Forest Partners transaction, and Brings a great deal of experience of investment in real estate to the table.
Bustamante & Bustamante have outlined the mission of assisting our clients in the perfection of their duties, risk management and value creation in order to achieve a sustainable competitive advantage.

Our commitment is to provide effective solutions in a style of legal service delivery that tries to meet the needs of our customers in different areas.

We dominate the legal advice that integrates commercial, banking, civil, tax, labor, administrative and general all legal disciplines of interest to the business of national or international companies.

Advice for the establishment, transformation, merger and liquidation of companies.

Reviews comprehensive labor tax administration, real estate, specialization in oil, energy, electricity, mining, environment, migration, division of powers, intellectual property, health records and performances.

“Department head José Rafael Bustamante’s practice encompasses a number of areas and his real estate experience includes advising various international clients on the development of their businesses within Ecuador”
Legal 500, 2015