Leonardo Valdez, LL.M.

Partner and Director of the Competition Law Division


Leonardo Valdez plays a fundamental role as a partner at Marvilla García Valdez Abogados, where he exercises outstanding leadership in the Competition area, covering Advertising Law, fair competition, and Consumer Law. Additionally, he holds the Presidency of NOUVELLE DÉFENSE, an influential Consumer Association. Previously, he served as a Full Member of the National Consumer Protection Council and gained experience in the legal department of CONCAR | Graña y Montero Group.


Leonardo holds a Master’s degree in Digital Law and Artificial Intelligence from the University of A Coruña in Spain, and a Master’s degree in Consumer Law and Economics from the University of Castilla-La Mancha in Spain. Additionally, he is a specialist in Market Law, having completed the Diploma in Competition Law and Intellectual Property at the San Pablo Catholic University. He graduated as a Professional from the Faculty of Law at the University of Piura in Peru.



His academic and professional commitment is reflected in his publications, including «Role and Functions of Consumer Associations» in the book «Handbook of Law: Consumer Protection».