CORPORATE & VENTURE CAPITAL
Corporate Law and associative contracts. Foreign investment. Spin-offs, mergers, acquisitions and sale of shares and companies. Restructuring and business reorganizations. Trusts. Guarantee contracts. Financing of projects and financial assistance agreements. Commercial contracts Corporate governance. Winding-up of companies. Labor law and union relations.
We advise both people and Argentine and multinational companies in setting up and developing their businesses in Argentina, either by setting up new companies or branches, or by purchasing assets or packages of shares of existing companies.
We accompany our clients in the negotiation, drafting and execution of share purchase agreements, legal audit processes, shareholder agreements, joint voting agreements and participation agreements, spin-off and merger of companies, restructurings and business reorganizations, commercial fund transfers, creation of guarantee structures and trusts, creation and dismantling of distribution channels, in the financing of projects and in the re-financing of lines of credit, distribution contracts, agency, commercial representation, supply, manufacturing, CMO, outsource contracts, business collaboration contracts, consortia, transitory unions of companies, joint ventures, and strategic alliances, winding-up of companies, antitrust notifications and, in general, in the structuring of businesses in our country.
We offer comprehensive labor advice, covering everything pertaining to the hiring of employees, including the design, and adaptation to local legislation of corporate policies of human resources, design and validation of scholarship and internship systems and the combination of various forms of contracting; we attend legal regulations on working hours and breaks; organization of shifts and different ways of organizing working time; pay and non-remunerative benefits; substantial modification of working conditions, the exercise of ius variandi, functional, time and geographical mobility; High Management contracts, management compensation, alignment and retention systems, pension systems, bonus plans and gratification regime, stock options among others; legal status of suspensions, concerted or unilateral and termination of employment contracts in crisis situations due to lack or reduction of work not attributable to the employer, due to force majeure or fortuitous event, or due to technological or organizational changes; labor aspects from mergers and acquisitions of companies, the assignment or transfer process of the work contract, the prevention of crisis due to the effect of these processes.
We have extensive experience in providing advice to expatriates and returnees, including study and monitoring of labor systems and compensation of international workers, and their social security and tax impacts.
We structure specific teams with specialists from other branches of law, including Tax and Customs Law, Labor Law, banking and financial regulatory regime, Administrative Law, etc., in order to provide a comprehensive, efficient and quality service.
CONSTRUCTION, ENGINEERING & INFRASTRUCTURE
Construction and engineering. Infrastructure and industrial projects.Development and planning. Real estate funds and private capital. Real estate litigation Commercial lease Recreation industry.
Construction and infrastructure projects demand an in-depth understanding and knowledge of the sector, combined with the ability to analyze complex risks. These qualities and knowledge makes us stand out from the crowd and allow us to offer our clients a quality, efficient, and expert service.
We advise constructors, constituents, sponsors, lenders, banks, corporations, developers, and government entities involved in the development and acquisition of a wide-variety of public and private projects.
Our services include representation and advice in public and private tender processes, analysis of terms and conditions of bidding documents and general and specific conditions and corresponding contracts, preparation of bids, negotiation, and adjustment of contracts with government agencies, registration in public entities, challenges and appeals, advice regarding risks and contingencies, tax, labor, environmental and regulatory advice, drafting and negotiation of associative, consortium and joint venture, engineering and design contracts, EPC, EPCM Y O & M, PPP projects, legal and technical design of strategies to prevent conflicts and disputes, and design of legal structures in order to make efficient costs and mitigate tax effects.
ENERGY & NATURAL RESOURCES
Exploration and mining. Generation, production, and commercialization of energy, renewable energy, gas and oil. Public and private markets.
These markets are characterized by complex structures and regulations, and therefore require agile solutions and in-depth knowledge of each sector.
In terms of mining, we work with special regimes to promote mining investments, prospecting contracts, mining exploration and development, government tenders and bids to obtain mining permits and concessions, regulatory aspects and administrative procedures, project financing, loan contracts with royalties, real guarantees, development and structuring of projects, tax, customs and labor aspects, social license and corporate social responsibility.
In terms of oil and gas, we cover all the contractual, regulatory and fiscal aspects pertaining to exploration permits and exploitation concessions, as well as production sharing agreements, transitory unions of companies, joint operation agreements, sales of assets and financing of acquisitions, farm-in / farm-out contracts, unitization, drilling, seismic and development contracts and oil service contracts in general, gas and oil commercialization contracts, hydrocarbon transport contracts, project development, acquisitions, joint ventures, acquisition, sale and exchange of assets.
In terms of the energy sector, we understand the regulatory framework of electricity and gas, and we engage in the generation, commercialization, transportation, and distribution of electric power and natural gas projects, and distributed energy, self-generation and co-generation projects, purchase and sale agreements for electric power and natural gas, easements and other real rights, and specialized legal advice loans for the development of renewable energy projects.
Our specialists have extensive work experience and work so that our clients can achieve their objectives in the structuring, financing and daily needs of their projects.
E-Commerce; Seed, risk and development capital; merges and acquisitions; investments in private capital; development contracts; corporate advice; joint ventures; financial services and fintech; and personal data protection.
Our team of Technology Law specialists cover multiple legal disciplines. We help our clients in all aspects of their technological needs, including security and data privacy, licensing, financing of companies and projects, repair of data breaches, patent and trademark management, copyright and commercial secrets, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory aspects and dispute resolution.
We understand the market and have the required flexibility and creativity to adapt to the evolving needs of our customers, by providing agile and innovative solutions.
Domestic and international commercial arbitration; investment arbitration; highly complex litigation; restructuring of liabilities, bankruptcy proceedings and bankruptcies; structuring of strategies and systems for the management of disputes; dispute boards and other alternative methods of conflict resolution.
The dynamism of operations requires the intervention of flexible, but rigorous lawyers who, through a business-oriented approach, accompany their clients by warning, avoiding and resolving conflicts.
We draft and negotiate dispute resolution clauses tailored to each operation. We accompany our clients during the life of their contracts, by helping them identify and resolve their disputes quickly and efficiently, and to structure systems that will allow them to manage disputes effectively.
We asses our clients in their relations with other companies and with public entities, we represent them in complex negotiations as if they were ours, we intervene dispute resolutions before the Courts of different jurisdictions.
We have vast experience in domestic and international arbitrations, commercial and investment, and we have intervened as lawyers for actors, defendants and expert witnesses.