Partner Profile

José Luis Zapata



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José Luis Zapata is in charge of the labour law and employment department at O´Farrell law firm Buenos Aires, Argentina. He has been a partner since 2005 and he has led the labour law department since then. He has a law degree from the Argentine Catholic University School of Law.

Mr Zapata completed postgraduate courses and attended several seminars at the UBA, Universidad Austral, UCA, IDEA, etc. He also graduated from the Academy for American and International Law in Dallas, Texas, US.

He regularly advises clients on multifaceted labour issues, particularly with respect to the automotive, oil and gas industry, electricity, textile, retail, construction, litigation area, negotiation and management of collective bargain agreements. 

He is a member of the Argentine delegation of the International Labor Organization (ILO).

José Luis Zapata is a lawyer of the Argentine Chamber of Oil.

Mr Zapata is a professor at IDEA as well as at the ESEADE.

He is also a member of several chambers of commerce such as the British Chamber of Commerce, the Spanish Chamber of Commerce and the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Argentina.

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