María Victoria Funes is a partner in the Financial Services and Capital Markets and Mergers and Acquisitions departments. She joined our firm in 2004.
She holds a Law degree from Universidad de Buenos Aires (cum laude, 2004) and a Master in Business Law from Universidad Austral.
During 2017 and part of 2018 she worked as a foreign associate at Linklaters LLP (New York).
Her practice focuses on all aspects of corporate finance, comprising capital markets transactions (including advising issuers and underwriters on debt and equity securities in the local and international markets), banking transactions and mergers and acquisitions. She also has wide experience providing advice on capital markets, banking and foreign exchange rules and on matters relating to anti money-laundering and terrorist financing regimes.
She is a lecturer of the Department of Economic and Business Law at Universidad de Buenos Aires and author of various publications.
She is a member of the Bar Association of the City of Buenos Aires and of the Committee of Banking Lawyers of Argentina.
As a specialist in financial and capital markets law, she has been recognized by publications such as Chambers & Partners on several occasions.