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Marval O'Farrell Mairal

Banking & Finance

5 ranked lawyersBand 2ArgentinaGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Highly respected banking and finance team with knowledge of an array of financial products, often retained to provide key regulatory counsel. Particularly skilled handling high-value corporate and asset finance deals, representing corporations and financial institutions in syndicated and bilateral loan agreements, as well as debt restructuring mandates. Expertise further extends to securities transactions, counselling both issuers and underwriters on debt placements.

Notable practitioners

Cecilia Mairal is "a master in her field, offering technical know-how and a strong relationship with clients. Her accessibility is critical; she is extremely responsive and thorough. She knows the market, and her vast years of experience are a true asset,"reports a client.

Gabriel Matarasso "has very broad experience, a solid track record and practical experience," according to a client. An insider attests that "he is very professional," offering "know-how and expertise in this field." Matarasso routinely advises on loan agreements and capital markets deals, as well as offering regulatory expertise in the fintech space.

Juan Diehl Moreno is "very good advising on Central Bank regulations, as well as handling fintech matters," according to a market onlooker. Diehl Moreno has significant experience leading capital markets transactions, frequently advising on the issuance of debt securities.

Roberto Silva Jr is "a very competent professional with a lot of experience and dynamism," remarks a client. A source lauds his counsel on capital markets matters and foreign exchange regulation, enthusing: "He is the expert in this area and offers a comprehensive service of the highest professional quality."Interviewees hail him as "a genius" and "profound and knowledgeable." Silva is highly experienced structuring financial trusts to issue securities.

Eminent practitioner Santiago Carregal is head of the department and currently chair of the firm. He is considered by a market commentator to be "a great lawyer in this area."Another source remarks on his international exposure.

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Overview

Marval is consistently involved in the biggest, most complex and most innovative banking and finance transactions in Argentina, including cross-border deals.

We have an unmatched range of banking and finance expertise; we are equally strong in matters ranging from complex structured finance, project finance, capital markets transactions and banking M&A to loans, foreign exchange and regulatory matters, including administrative regulatory proceedings at the CNV, the Consumer Protection Board and the Central Bank and highly complex banking litigation.

Our office in New York enables us to provide unrivalled support to clients on New York listings and issuances involving the US.

Our banking and finance practice covers a wide range of matters including:

  • Secured and unsecured credit facilities
  • Sovereign and sub-sovereign credit
  • Trade finance
  • Pre-export financing
  • Leasing transactions
  • Trusts
  • Real estate and agribusiness financing
  • Government financing
  • Mergers and acquisitions, asset transfer and acquisition finance
  • Bank and corporate debtor restructurings
  • Bank regulatory matters
  • Exchange controls
  • Central Bank proceedings
  • Legal due diligence
  • Portfolio acquisition

Banking & Finance

Marval O'Farrell Mairal

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Location

Av. Leandro N. Alem 882

Buenos Aires

Capital Federal

Argentina

C1001AAQ

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Argentina

Banking & Finance


Cecilia M Mairal
Band 4
Gabriel Matarasso
Band 2
Juan M. Diehl Moreno
Band 4
Roberto E Silva Jr
Band 1
Santiago Carregal
Eminent Practitioners