We are considered as one of the full-service law firms in Argentina, with unparalleled dual core strength in transactional work and international arbitration. Since our foundation in 1923, we have been in continuous evolution, participating in some of the country’s most complex and significant transactions and disputes.
Main areas of practice
Arbitration: We are experts in international arbitration conducted under rules of the ICC, ICSID, LCIA and UNCITRAL, among others. We are regional leaders and our members are regularly involved in complex disputes.
Competition law: Our competition/anti-trust law practice covers three main areas: investigations into anticompetitive/anti-trust behaviour, merger control filings and legal advice.
Corporate: The firm is highly renowned for its expertise in developing innovative corporate structures and managing corporate conflicts.
Economic regulation and administrative law: Our experience includes general administrative law and specific regulatory regimes in a variety of sectors.
Employment: The practice provides advice on all issues related to labour law with regards to individual and collective labour relationships, focusing on prevention and complex labour litigation.
Entertainment: We have been involved in the purchase, sale and restructuring of the country’s most important entertainment companies. The team has extensive knowledge of both legal and business aspects of the sector.
Environmental law: The firm offers comprehensive legal advice on environmental matters, from day-to-day and preventive issues to complex litigation and certifications (ISO 14,001).
Financial services and capital markets: Our practice handles the design and implementation of complex and innovative financial structuring, providing advice on banking, exchange and capital market regulations.
Foreign trade: We advise on international trade, both in judicial and administrative proceedings. We work in the areas of valuations, tax ratings, import licences and trade restrictions.
Insolvency and business restructuring: Our department offers comprehensive legal advice to local and foreign businesses. We have advised local debtors on out-of-court debt restructuring procedures in negotiations with financial and other credit entities.
Intellectual property: We assist our clients with legal and technical solutions ranging from the selection of the most adequate protection strategy to administrative proceedings in case of rights infringements, contracts and related litigation.
Litigation: Our department handles complex civil and commercial as well as arbitration disputes, from first instance to the highest appellate stages. Our experienced team has handled some of the most important cases in recent years.
Mergers and acquisitions: We handle all aspects of transactions, from determining the most appropriate corporate structure and its tax planning to undertaking due diligence procedures and the drafting and negotiation of acquisition contracts and shareholder agreements.
Real estate and construction: We advise on the financing, formation of different types of trusts, development and construction of multi-scale projects, drafting and negotiation of agreements financing, taxation, environmental issues, zoning and regulatory issues.
Tax: The variety, complexity and importance of the issues we have handled ensure well-established experience aimed at providing the best service for our clients’ businesses.
Telecommunications and media: Our team has advised international investors, foreign and national operators and regulators on the various aspects of telecommunications services. We have also advised corporate audio-visual media service providers, content producers and entertainment companies.
Languages: Spanish, English, German and French.Head officeAv. Corrientes 420
C1043AAR Buenos Aires
Tel: +54 11 4321-7500www.bomchil.com