Partner Profile

Santiago Fontana

Ferrere (Uruguay)


LL 250


Santiago Fontana is a member of the Ferrere corporate and commercial group. He focuses on foreign investment, mergers and acquisitions and general commercial and corporate matters. Santiago worked in Ferrere’s Bolivia office from 2005 to 2006, and has a strong connection to the firm’s Brazilian clientele.

Santiago participated in numerous high profile foreign investment projects, as well as mergers and acquisitions (both local and cross-border). Santiago has extensive experience in government procurement processes and government-related work, both for private companies and government entities. He has also assisted international companies in their strategic and corporate matters.

Member of the International Bar Association, the Inter-Pacific Bar Association, and participates actively in Uruguay XXI (a government organisation promoting local and foreign investment in Uruguay). Graduated as attorney from Universidad Católica del Uruguay.

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