Recognition

Chambers & Partners

Ranked areas 2015

Corporate/M&A

What the team is known for
Compact corporate practice with noteworthy clients. The firm continues to earn respect in this area and is particularly prominent in the agribusiness sector. Also present in contract negotiations and shareholder agreements.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
“They have been a great support and are a good quality firm”.

Work highlights
Advised Estancias del Lago through the negotiation process and signing of construction agreements for the construction of an agro industrial complex. Head of department Agustín Etcheverry is praised as being “a very good lawyer, attentive, clear, quick and very skilled in this work”. Significant clients Estancias del Lago/Nuevo Manantial, Agroland, Costa Oriental, American Airlines, First Data/Mastecard.

Energy & Natural Resources

What the team is known for
Flourishing energy practice with a compact skilled lawyers. Typically advises on the project development of a range in renewable energy types, such as solar and biodiesel.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
“Excellent service – the team is client – oriented and strives to protect the client and minimize or eliminate risks”.

Work highlights
Assisting Estancias del Lago with the installation of solar panels in the stalls of a diary farm that has more than 10,000 cows.

Notable practitioners
Agustín Etcheverry is the main contact here.
Significant clients Estancias del Lago, Agroland, Nuevo Manantial.

Labour & Employment

What the team is known for
Compact practice enters the rankings having earned excellent client feedback. Advise on labour claims and agreements, social security work, human resources matters, and individual and collective labour law.

Strengths (Quotes mainly for clients)
“They are excellent – a great team”.

Work highlights
Advised Nuevo Manantial on a labour audit regarding the administration of payroll and social security charges.

Notable practitioners
Fernando García is recognized by sources as being “very professional and dynamic – he has a good understanding of Uruguayan regulations, good expertise and undeniable skills”.

Significant clients
Agroland, Estancias del Lago, Tenaris, Gamorel.

Ranked lawyers

Corporate/M&A

Band 4

Agustín Etcheverry
Head of department Agustín Etcheverry is praised as being "a very good lawyer, attentive, clear, quick and very skilled in this work”