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AV LEANDRO N ALEM 882, C1001AAQ CIUDAD DE BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA
Tel:
Work +54 11 4310 0100
Fax:
Fax +54 11 4310 0200
Email:
Web:
www.marval.com

Juan Pablo Rothschild

Tel:
Work +5411 4310 0100
Email:
Web:
www.marval.com
Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal

Work Department

Tax

Position

Specialises in tax and customs planning and litigation

Languages

English & Spanish

Member

He currently participates in the Customs Law Program at the University of Buenos Aires, and is an active member of the Instituto Argentino de Estudios Aduaneros and of the Asociación Argentina de Estudios Fiscales.

Education

He holds a Master’s in Taxation from the University of Buenos Aires and an LL.M. in Taxation from Boston University.


Argentina

International trade and customs

Within: International trade and customs

Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal houses a wide-ranging international trade practice, which shines in trade remedies, customs matters, tariff classification and WTO disputes. Pablo Gayol heads the group and brings to bear an impressive record in antidumping investigations and WTO dispute settlement procedures; he recently represented exporter Far Eastern in a changed-circumstances review concerning polyethylene terephthalate (PET) from Taiwan. Of counsel Patricia López Aufranc is also a renowned specialist in international trade law and recently advised Oki Data Americas (Argentine branch) on import and export regulations. On the customs front, Juan Pablo Rothschild assisted a manufacturing company with its challenge to an assessment made by the customs authority for import duties. Other representative clients include Carestream Health, Nike Argentina and Weyerhaeuser Productos. The group also benefits from the experience of customs specialist Horacio García Prieto and impressive associate Jazmine Daruich.

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Tax

Within: Tax

Responsive, committed and collaborative’, Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal’s tax unit scores highly for its ability to provide ‘different alternatives with deep analysis of the relative risks and advantages involved’. The group, which handles a broad spread of transactional, consultancy and contentious matters, is particularly noted for its ‘comprehensive service’ and ‘deep understanding of business implications’. Among the names to note, Gabriel Gotlib is a ‘leading light in the tax arena’ and advised Terrifico Capital on the creation of a foreign private fund to invest in cryptocurrency and ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings). Walter Keiniger is ‘very professional, client-oriented and analytical’ and advised Loma Negra on its $1bn IPO on the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange and NYSE. Among the department’s contentious cases, Keiniger successfully represented Loma Negra in a case discussing whether delays by the public registry of commerce can affect the tax-free status of a corporate reorganisation. The group also benefits from the senior expertise of high-profile tax litigator Horacio García Prieto, ‘very experienced tax expert’ María Inés Brandt and Fernando Vaquero. Senior associates Maria Soledad Gonzalez and Tomás García Botta are also well regarded. In 2017, Juan Pablo Rothschild made partner.

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