Alfaro-Abogados is an industry-focus business-oriented law firm founded in 1998 to participate as a player in international transactions, providing legal advice to local and foreign clients doing business in Argentina.
Practice: Government relations, regulatory issues, mergers and acquisitions, antitrust, oil and gas, energy, mining, infrastructure, real estate, private equity investment funds, capital markets, trade and aircraft finance, banking, insolvency, restructuring, arbitration, labour and international transactions and transparency regulations.
Understanding the business of our clients is part of our knowledge: our members have advised multinational corporations in international private transactions and in major public projects assisting its clients in designing the best strategy, engineering and implementing the most convenient legal structure of the transaction in an expedient and efficient manner.
Negotiation skills: our members are trained and accustomed to negotiate on behalf of their clients. Their capacity to understand the different cultural, working and business patterns of the parties involved in an international transaction is one of their main assets.
Experience: we represent major players in a variety of industries such as banks, automobile, aircrafts, pharmaceuticals, private equity funds, food producers, wineries, healthcare, oil and gas, mining, infrastructure projects thus covering a wide spectrum of business activities.
M&A and antitrust: one of the leading firms in M&A and antitrust, we’ve participated in multiple deals representing the largest buyout funds and strategic investors operating in Argentina and has closed two of the largest M&A transactions of 2021.
Energy, oil and gas and mining: advice in concessions and regulatory matters including permits, environmental issues, transportation, distribution, trading and marketing of hydrocarbons and minerals, and import of exploration equipment. The firm was involved in the largest acquisition of oil and gas concessions by a foreign company in Argentina.
Large infrastructure projects: advice to companies participating in PPP projects in the financing structure for the construction of large projects.
Private equity and buyout: we represented local private equity funds and has been involved in numerous acquisitions on behalf of foreign PEI funds and strategic investors.
Corporate governance, transparency and compliance: we provide legal risk analysis advice on political legal changes and crippling regulations.
Business and industry-oriented law firm: our lawyers are active in the main business associations of the industries of our clients and aware of the issues affecting its activities.
Banking, finance and trade finance: we developed a niche in the market as experts in finance matters in different areas.
International trade, distribution, agency and commercial agreements: we provide advice on international trade, commercial agreements, distribution, agency and sales agreements and protection of vested interests at termination.
Expatriates, international transfer of personnel and local employment: we provide advice on foreign expatriates’ compensation and social security issues, visa and working permits, collective bargaining negotiations and labour litigation.
Protection of intellectual property rights: licensing, registration and judicial protection.
Tax, customs and competition: advice in tax planning for local and international transactions, customs and dumping.
Litigation, arbitration and mediation: we act as neutral and party arbitrator and mediators before local and international institutions.
498, Del Libertador, Av. – Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4393 3003
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