Practice areas and experience: banking, finance and M&As. He has represented various corporate and cross-border transactions (covering corporate finance, M&A, banking, energy and agribusiness). In and out-of-court restructurings and workouts. Sovereign debt restructuring (including the Republic of Argentina – in its various stages over the past 15 years). Major infrastructure cross-border transactions. Represents: Major foreign investors with assets in Argentina including board membership. E&P foreign investors owning assets in Argentina. Agribusiness multinationals (crop protection and seed technology) owning assets in Argentina. Multilateral organisations, international banks and lenders. International depositaries. Bondholders, trustees and steering committees.

Education: Bachelor of Laws from the Argentine Catholic University; Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (Hons), from the Faculty of Law, Cambridge University, England, UK and law master’s (LLM) from Harvard Law School, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachussetts, USA.

Professional and academic experience: Foreign associate with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, New York, USA (1983–1984). 

Admissions and affiliations: Bar Association of the City of Buenos Aires. Harvard Club of Argentina and New York, the British Institute of International and Comparative Law, the American Society of International Law, the Harvard Club of New York City, and Harvard Law School Association.

Languages: Spanish and English.

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Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM)

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