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EDIFICIO BANCARACAS, P.H, PLAZA LA CASTELLANA, CARACAS 1060, VENEZUELA
Tel:
Work +58 212 264 6244
Email:
Web:
www.dra.com.ve

Roberto Mas

Tel:
Work +58 212 2646244
Email:
Web:
www.dra.com.ve
D'Empaire

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner

Career

Before joining D’Empaire Reyna Abogados he worked as a Senior Associate at Romero-Muci & Asociados Despacho de Aboados, a member firm of Deloitte in Venezuela. Roberto has extensive experience advising clients on corporate matters, foreign investment and foreign currency exchange regulations in Venezuela. Roberto also advises Venezuelan private companies and high-net-worth individuals on corporate restructurings and tax planning matters.

Languages

Spanish and English

Member

Caracas Bar Association

Education

Roberto Mas Pavan received his law degree from Universidad Católica Andres Bello in 2000.


Venezuela

Corporate and M&A

Within: Next Generation Partners

Roberto Mas - D'Empaire

Within: Corporate and M&A

D'Empaire has a highly regarded corporate and M&A practice, which frequently assists international clients with transactions. Recent work saw the team advising both parties, through a Chinese wall arrangement, on Sommers' acquisition of the Venezuelan subsidiary of Pirelli; Fulvio Italiani assisted the former, and Arnoldo Troconis led the advice to the latter. In another work highlight, Italiani and Carlos Omaña acted as co-counsel for Maurel & Prom, which acquired Shell’s stake in a joint venture with state-owned oil group PDVSA. The group also assisted Zurich with the sale of its local operations to a Venezuelan investor. Other noted team members include InĂ©s Parra, Geraldine D’Empaire, Paula Serra and Roberto Mas.

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Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

With the backing of its reputed corporate practice, D'Empaire is regularly involved in significant transactions in the oil-and-gas sector. Recent mandates saw Carlos Omaña and Fulvio Italiani lead a team advising Maurel & Prom on its acquisitions of Shell’s stake in joint venture Petroregional del Lago. Other work saw the 'ever-active' Italiani and Roberto Mas assisting Chevron with the restructuring of an oil joint venture in the Orinoco Belt; while Arnoldo Troconis and dispute resolution expert JosĂ© Humberto FrĂ­as were instructed by Repsol in connection with an ICC arbitration involving an EPC contract.

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Real estate

Within: Real estate

D'Empaire covers the full gamut of real estate matters, from the financing, development and construction of a project to the purchase, sale or acquisition of office buildings, industrial facilities, retail stores, hotels and shopping centres. The team also has experience in contentious matters. InĂ©s Parra recently advised Banco Sabadell on obtaining all of the necessary authorisations and certificates regarding the sale of the bank’s offices in Caracas. Roberto Mas and Pedro Perera are other key practitioners in the group.

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