Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal
Founded in 1923, Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal is the largest law firm in Argentina. A market leader at both local and Latin American levels, the firm has been providing sophisticated, high-quality advice to international and local clients for more than 95 years. The firm comprises more than 300 lawyers and has wide experience of international business issues and the complexities of cross-border transactions.
Marval has a strong focus on high-end corporate and finance transactions and the largest, most active litigation and arbitration practice in Argentina. The firm’s leading intellectual property department provides a comprehensive service and has unrivalled experience. Marval is also a market leader in a wide range of other key practice areas including tax, labour and employment, competition and antitrust, energy and natural resources, administrative and public law, insurance and reinsurance, telecommunications and broadcasting, and real estate and construction.
Marval offers the largest insolvency and restructuring multidisciplinary expert team in Argentina. Marval’s insolvency and restructuring department offers unrivalled advisory and litigation experience in sophisticated cross-border insolvency proceedings, international restructuring cases and international financing restructurings. The team has consistently had a leading role in most of the major international high-profile restructurings in Argentina during the past two decades.
The department advised debtors and their shareholders, creditors, managers, investors and trustees in a wide range of industry sectors on private financial restructurings, out-of-court restructurings (pre-pack agreements), reorganisation proceedings, bankruptcy and liquidations.