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AV. DEL LIBERTADOR 498, PISO 13 SUR, ARGENTINA
Tel:
Work +54 11 4318 9900
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Web:
www.allendebrea.com
Allende & Brea, David Gurfinkel, BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA

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David Gurfinkel

Tel:
Work +54 11 4318 9901
Email:
Allende & Brea

Work Department

Commercial Lawsuits, arbitration in commercial matters, contracts, debt reorganisation, insolvency and bankruptcy.

Position

Parnter. Head of the Dispute Resolution department. He has specialized in commercial lawsuits, arbitration proceedings, debt reorganization, insolvency and bankruptcy, corporate compliance and ethics, and family matters.

Career

He began his professional practice at Commercial Courts (1994-1996) and then became associated at Allende & Brea in 1996. He is partner of the firm since 2003. He has published articles on insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings in specialized journals of several countries. He has lectured in conferences at foreign universities and gave post-graduate courses at Argentine universities. He has attended the 2013 Compliance and Ethics Academy organized by the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) in Sao Pablo, Brazil.

Languages

He is fluent in English and Spanish.

Member

He is a member of the Buenos Aires Bar Association and the International Insolvency Institute, a non-profit organization comprised of leading insolvency professionals, judges, academics and insolvency regulators from around the world.

Education

LLB, Universidad de Buenos Aires, 1994.


Argentina

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

David Gurfinkel steers a diverse group at Allende & Brea, which has broad expertise in commercial litigation, IP disputes and environmental claims. Class actions are a notable sweet spot and Gurfinkel recently represented MetLife in several lawsuits filed by consumer protection associations. The team also successfully defended Syngenta Agro in a case alleging environmental damages derived from the use of PET packaging ¬– Gurfinkel teamed up with Enrique Cristián Fox and environmental specialist María Morena Del Río to lead that work. The department has also recently undertaken work for BBVA Banco Francés, Chubb Argentina de Seguros and Solvay.

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