Partner Profile

Nicolás Herrera

Guyer & Regules


LL 250


Nicolás, lawyer, has been the senior partner of the firm for more than 20 years. He specialises in banking and finance law as well as in corporate and M&A transactions.  He has advised local and multinational companies in the most complex and relevant transactions in the country and is specially recognised for his negotiation and complex problem-solving skills.

Recognised among the top 10 most influential people in Uruguay by MERCO both in 2020 and 2021.

Chosen as “Best Business Lawyer: The Client’s Choice” / “Business Lawyer of the Year” in Uruguay by the UK publication Chambers Global The World’s Leading Lawyers 2002–2003. 

Chambers Latin America 2010-2015: “Star Individual”, “Eminent Practitioner” in Banking and Finance; and in in corporate and M&A.

“He is an outstanding practitioner for both banking and M&A matters”.

Recognised also by legal publications Latin Lawyer, PLC Which Lawyer and Who´s Who Legal for his outstanding advice in banking, project finance, corporate governance, corporate tax, M&A, among others. Nicolás has been recently distinguished as LACCA Thought Leader 2022.

Former President of the Uruguayan-United States Chamber of Commerce (2001–2004), member of DESEM’s Junior Achievement Board, member of Fulbright Commission (educational exchange program between Uruguay and United States), and of YPO/WPO (Young/World Presidents’ Organization). 

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