Pedro Nicholson is the head of the real estate and hospitality department of Beccar Varela. He has vast experience in real estate, hospitality, tourism, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate finance. He has advised local and foreign clients in all sorts of local and international deals.
Pedro has lectured in conferences in Argentina and abroad. He was awarded the title ‘Real Estate Lawyer of the Year 2017’ by Best Lawyers and has been recognised by Chambers Latin America, The Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250, LACCA Approved and Practical Law Company publications from 2008 to date.
He is co-chair of the Real Estate Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Buenos Aires, a member of the Executive Committee at the Housing Entrepreneurs Association, an officer of the Real Estate Committee at the International Bar Association, an officer of the Latin American Law Committee of the International Council of Shopping Centres, and a former president of the Alumni Association of the Real Estate Business Centre of the University of San Andrés.
Pedro obtained postgraduate degrees in real estate transactions (2006) and hotel investments (2009) from the University of San Andrés (2006) and an LLM from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1993), and he worked as a foreign associate at Hogan & Hartson, Washington, DC (1995).