Beccar Varela is one of the most traditional law firms in Argentina, based in the city of Buenos Aires. For more than a century (i.e. this year, the Firm is celebrating its 120th anniversary) it has been counseling and advising a vast range of clients in all aspects of law, through an ample scope of expertise fields. The Firm has serviced many of these customers for many decades, the oldest current corporate client being Citibank, N.A. since 1914.
There are at present over 140 lawyers in the staff of the Firm. From said number, 29 are partners. The majority of the members of the Firm have carried out post graduate studies in the most prestigious universities of the United States and Europe. In addition, many of the Firm’s attorneys have practiced in foreign firms.
The Firm specializes in corporate, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, hospitality and tourism, project finance, banking and insurance law, international business transactions, capital markets, foreign investments, administrative and constitutional law, government liability, entertainment law, transfer of technology, telecommunications and technology -including internet and e-commerce-, natural resources (oil, gas, water and sewerage and electricity), antitrust and dumping, white collar crime, corporate governance, labor and social security law, tax law, patents and trademarks, intellectual property litigation and bankruptcy.