Sergio J Galvis
Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell
Sergio Galvis is a leading corporate lawyer in the United States who is known for his cross-border work, especially in Latin America. He joined Sullivan & Cromwell LLP after graduating from Harvard Law School and clerking for the Honourable Lawrence W Pierce of the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and has been a partner at the firm since 1991. He is a member of S&C’s management committee, oversees the firm’s recruiting and administrative functions and leads its Latin America practice.
Sergio has worked with clients across more than 25 countries in Asia, Europe and the Americas on hundreds of significant matters in a broad range of practices, including crisis management, criminal defence and investigations, workouts and restructurings, corporate governance, sovereign financing, capital markets, M&A and project financing. He also regularly works on OFAC compliance and sanctions issues, especially as they relate to Latin America situations.