Partner Verónica Franco specialises in complex corporate and financial transactions and competition law. She has been principally involved in matters related to foreign investment and the launching of new products; mergers and acquisitions; anticompetitive practices and merger control; project finance; joint ventures; commercial and distribution agreements; bilateral and syndicated loans, as well as securities issuance in the local and international capital markets. She also leads the competition practice and has advised multiple multinational companies in recent years in matters related to merger control notifications as well as anticompetitive practices.
Verónica joined FERRERE in 2011. Between 2015 and 2017, she was an international associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, where she had substantial exposure to high-profile cross-border corporate and financing transactions across Latin America.
She holds a law degree from National University of Asunción (Paraguay) and an LLM from Columbia Law School (New York). She is admitted to practice law in Paraguay and the State of New York.
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