Javier Cardoso
Partner

A partner of Apolo Law Firm, Javier Cardoso is a lecturer of Contract Law at Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil, an author of the Fisheries Bill of Ecuador, and an advisor to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime on the drafting on the implementing regulation of the Fisheries Act of Ecuador.
As a maritime lawyer, he attends casualties acting for shipowners and P&I Clubs in collision, salvage, and wreckage removal matters. His expertise and practice extend to Fisheries Law, Contract Law, and Dispute Resolution.
He was Deputy Minister and Vice Minister of Fisheries, a member of the Board of Directors of the Guayaquil Bar Association, and Executive General Secretary of the Ibero-American Institute of Maritime Law, (IIDM). He is a permanent member of the Ecuadorian MLA (ASEDMAR), IIDM, and a founder of the Fisheries Law Association of Ecuador (ADEPESCA).

 

 

Mobile: +593 9 97455668
Phone: +593 4 2560100 Ext. 116
Email: jcardoso@apolo.ec
POSITIONS AND DUTIES IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR
Apolo Law Firm: Senior Associate, 2019
Apolo Law Firm: Associate, 2012 - 2017

MAIN PUBLIC SECTOR POSITIONS HELD
Vice–Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Ecuador, 2017-2018