Doctor in Law and Social Sciences at University of Uruguay School of Law; degree of notary public, University of Uruguay School of Law; Academy of American and International Law, Southwestern Legal Foundation. Specialised in corporate law, mergers & acquisitions, project finance, real estate and notarial. Espalter has represented local and foreign companies in negotiations with multilateral credit organisations, investment banks and banking entities in general, both national and international. He has also represented multilateral credit organisations such as IDB, IFC, Finfund, etc, in the financing of projects both in Uruguay and abroad. Recommended by Chambers Global and Chambers Latin America as one of the leading lawyers in corporate/commercial, Uruguay. Member of the International Bar Association and Uruguayan Bar Association. Member of the board of the Uruguayan–US Chamber of Commerce. Member of the board (vice chair) of LEGALINK.