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Beccar Varela

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Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires

Founded in 1897, Beccar Varela is a leading full-service law firm in Argentina. It advises local and international companies in all areas of corporate law across all industries. Its team consists of 155 lawyers specializing in different areas of law, many of whom have studied or worked in the world's business capitals, 30 of whom are partners. They are supported by paralegals, trainee lawyers and professional assistants in delivering top-tier client service.

Throughout its history, the firm has forged alliances with international networks that bring together highly reliable law firms worldwide. It is an active member of World Services Group (WSG), Interlex, International Network of Boutique Law Firms (INBLF) and Alian?a de Advocacia Empresarial (ALAE), and a founding member of the Club de Abogados de Iberoam?rica. BV has a certified German Desk and various country desks. Beccar Varela is the first and only full-service law firm in Argentina to have joined the United Nations Global Compact, through which among other objectives it hopes to contribute to clients' value chains as a responsible service provider.


The firm combines its understanding of global and local business cultures to provide strategic tailor-made solutions to top-tier multinationals, national companies and individuals, as well as start-ups and not-for-profit organizations. Its client portfolio includes leading blue-chip industry companies, both national and international, which invest and operate in Argentina. BV has been serving many clients for nearly a century or more, such as Citibank since its first global expansion in 1914, and Unilever since the early 1920s.

Areas of practice

The firm deals with agribusiness, arbitration, art law, banking & financial institutions, bankruptcy, insolvency & restructuring, capital markets, company law, competition & antitrust, compliance, consumer protection, corporate advice, energy, entrepreneurship, environmental law, family business governance, healthcare & life sciences, insurance, intellectual property - patents & trademarks, international trade & customs, labor & social security law, litigation, mergers & acquisitions, microfinance, mining, oil & gas, private clients, private equity, product liability, project finance, public law, real estate & hospitality, sports law, tax law, TMT (telecoms, media, technology), trusts & trust services, white collar & corporate crime.


Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Mandarin.

  • Partners

  • 30

  • Other fee-earners: 125
  • Total staff: 250

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