Coordinator, Latin America
Head of the Labor, Employment and Social Security Department with our Latin American coordinating firm, Juan manages cross-border labor issues in the Latin American region and in Argentina for Transatlantic clients. He earned his law degree from Universidad de Buenos Aires, and was admitted to practice in 1991. His areas of practice include consultancy and preventive advice in human resources, salaries and benefits, employment law (individual and collective aspects), social security, and workersā€™ compensation regulations. He also deals with labor litigation both before judicial and administrative courts.
He actively participates in the negotiation of collective bargaining agreements and in complex restructuring and downsizing processes, as well as due diligence audits for mergers and acquisitions of local and foreign companies. He was previously a senior lawyer in two international Argentinian firms, De Diego & Asociados (1994-2002), and in Allende & Brea (2003-2005).
Juan has published several articles related to his areas of practice, and participated in courses and seminars on collective negotiation, labor and employment policies and risk prevention. He is a member of the Buenos Aires Bar Association and the San Isidro Bar Association. Juan speaks fluent English as well as Spanish.