María Laura Bolatti Cristofaro focuses her practice on corporate and transactional business matters with an emphasis on the negotiation and structuring of M&A deals.

She has experience providing counsel in local and cross-border M&A transactions and corporate reorganisations involving major businesses in different industries. Her area of expertise also includes advising local and international clients on contractual matters, start-ups, due diligence processes and day-to-day corporate matters.

María Laura joined Marval O’Farrell & Mairal in 2004. She graduated from the University of Buenos Aires with honours in law in 2007, and was admitted to the City of Buenos Aires Bar Association. In 2013, she earned a Master of Laws (LLM) degree from the University of Chicago, after which she spent one year working as a foreign associate in Dechert LLP’s corporate and securities team in New York.

She has also worked as assistant professor of a civil and commercial procedural law course at the University of Buenos Aires, and has participated in conferences and seminars on issues related to her expertise.