Mr Gonzalo Gari > Posadas > Montevideo, Uruguay > Lawyer Profile

Posadas
RUTA 8, KM 17500, OF 115
CP 91600, ZONAMERICA
MONTEVIDEO
Uruguay
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Work Department

Litigation, Civil and Labor Law

Position

Attorney at Law. Renowned international publications such as Chambers & Partners have cited him for his outstanding work and performance in the fields of Litigation and Labor Law.

Career

He is currently involved in the Litigation Department of the firm, as well as Civil, Commercial, Administrative and Procedural Law matters. Similarly, he is highly experienced in Labor Law, where he has engaged in collective bargaining and counseling companies on issues concerning Individual, Collective Labor and Social Security Law. Mr. Gari has participated and conducted joint litigations against financial entities defending the rights of large groups of creditors damaged by the 2002 uruguayan banking crisis. As part of his practice, he performs legal and labor audits in due diligence processes prior to the acquisition of companies. Renowned international publications such as Chambers & Partners have cited him for his outstanding work and performance in the fields of Litigation and Labor. As an academic, he has lectured on Labor Law for managers and officers at different companies.

Languages

Spanish, English, Portuguese and French

Memberships

World Investor Lawyer Network (WIN)

Education

– Doctor in Law and Social Sciences – Universidad de la República – Uruguay. – Currently finishing his Master’s Degree in Civil and Contract Law – Universidad de la República – Uruguay. – Specialization courses on Individual, Collective Labor and Social Security Law. – Specialization training in Civil Law, Rental Law, Commercial Law, Administrative Law and Procedural Law.

Lawyer Rankings

Uruguay > Labour and employment

The broad labour and employment offering at Posadas, Posadas & Vecino works together with the firm’s dispute resolution team to handle contentious labour cases. Its diverse range of clients also seek the team’s assistance in day-to-day employment law matters. The practice is jointly led by Gonzalo Gari, an experienced senior associate with a focus on disputes, and new addition Alejandro Castello. He joined the firm as senior counsel in August 2020, replacing former practice co-head Cecilia Demarco, who departed for Pérez Del Castillo & Asociados in July 2020. Senior associate Mariana Fernández is also a key contact, having moved from the corporate law team to concentrate almost exclusively on labour and employment matters, where she assists with the full range of issues.