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Estudio O'Farrell, Daniel Calatrava, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

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Daniel Calatrava

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Estudio O'Farrell

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Litigation and Dispute Resolution


Daniel Calatrava is Estudio O’Farrell´s managing partner. He has been leading the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department since 2006, year in which he joined the law firm.


Mr. Calatrava is chief legal counsel in civil and commercial litigation, specializing in commercial cases involving multinational companies in the Argentine Republic. His team is made up of highly qualified lawyers with extensive experience in corporate and individual lawsuits both domestic and international.

Mr. Calatrava´s performance has merited him the position of leading counsel for all litigation cases of Ford Argentina SCA in the Argentine Republic, which includes all cases dealt with more than 80 correspondent law firms throughout the country.

Mr. Calatrava lectures conferences and seminars on civil and commercial procedure invited by the judicial authorities of the country and by the Junta Federal de Cortes y Superiores Tribunales de Justicia de las Provincias Argentinas y Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires (Federal Board of Higher and Lower Courts of Justice of the Argentine Provinces and the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires) (JUFEJUS).

Among his clients, he has advised Ford Argentina SCA, Ford Motor Company, YPF S.A., Nextel Communications de Argentina SRL, Emo Trans Inc., Air Liquide S.A., Du Pont de Argentina S.A., Constructora Andrade Gutiérrez SA (Brasil), Banco Sabadell, Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli (Schweiz) AG, Distribuidora Cummins S.A., Royal & Sunnaliance S.A., Basf Argentina S.A., Gas Natural Fenosa, Solvay Indupa SAIC, CCR de Argentina SA, Randon Argentina S.A., Casino Buenos Aires S.A. (Grupo Español Cirsa), Sigdopack S.A., Farmacity S.A., Grupo Concesionario del Oeste (Autopista del Oeste), Seguro de Depósitos S.A., Inesa Argentina S.A., Sociedad Argentina Importadora y Exportadora de la Patagonia (La Anónima), Provincia de Misiones, among others.


Spanish and English.


Graduated from law school in 1977


Dispute resolution

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Estudio O'Farrell’s litigation practice, which is led jointly by Daniel Calatrava and Francisco Astolfi, has a particularly prolific record in the automotive sector – the energy, life sciences and aviation industries are also significant sources of instructions. Recent work includes representing Ford Argentina in a class action relating to the contractual terms governing car purchases. The firm also provides ongoing advice to Turkish Airlines on air transport claims. Other key clients include Farmcity, Medicus and YPF.

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