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Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Beccar Varela, Emilio Nicolás Federico Vogelius, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

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Emilio Nicolás Federico Vogelius

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Beccar Varela

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  • Life Sciences
  • General Advice
  • Arbitration
  • Mergers & Acquisitions


Emilio is the head of the firm's Arbitration department. In 2016, he was appointed advisory partner. He currently heads the Arbitration team of Beccar Varela and the Life & Sciences team, being the partner that initiated such practice, as a specific practice, within the firm. The focus of his practice is the assistance to companies, especially pharmaceutical companies. He is also the legal advisor of CAEME, the Chamber that joins foreign laboratories in Argentina. He headed the drafting of the Life & Sciences Argentine Chapter of the Practical Law Multi-jurisdictional guide 2012 published by the Practical Law and the Expert Guide - Biotech & Pharmaceuticals for 2014


Emilio N. Vogelius is an advisory partner at Beccar Varela. He started his professional career as a Clerk to a National Commercial. In 1980, he moved to private practice. 

Mr. Vogelius is also very active in litigation matters heading the arbitration department of the firm. He participated in several meetings or congresses as a lecturer and published several articles in specialized publications. Mr. Vogelius is the co-author de World Intellectual Property Rights and Remedies published by Oceana Publications Inc. (2001) and the co-author of the Argentine Chapter of the book “International Arbitration in Latin America" published by Kluwer Law International (2003).He drafted the Life & Sciences Argentine Chapter of the Practical Law Multi-jurisdictional guide 2012 published by the Practical Law and the Expert Guide - Biotech & Pharmaceuticals for 2014.

He drafted the Argentine Chapter of The Life & Sciences Law Review, Copyright 2016 Law Business Research Ltd. He acted in a number of cases before the ICC, LCIA, CEMA and the local Stock Exchange Tribunal. He is currently the Secretary of the CEMA (Centro Empresarial de Mediación y Arbitraje (Civil Association).

He is one of the arbitrators listed by the Tribunal Arbitral de las Ingenierías. His performance has been either representing a party and as an arbitrator.

Mr. Vogelius is a Professor in Arbitration of the Master in Business Law of the Catholic University of Buenos Aires.


He speaks Spanish and English.


- Buenos Aires Bar Association. - Spanish Club of Arbitration. - Rioplantense Chapter of the CEA. - Business Center of Mediation of Arbitration.


Universidad de Buenos Aires (Law Degree, 1976).


Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Beccar Varela’s ‘flexible and practical’ dispute resolution team provides ‘excellent levels of service’, with its ‘unrivalled depth of analysis’ and ‘timely response times’ finding favour. The group, which is led by the ‘very experienced’ Eduardo Güemes, covers all the bases in contentious matters, with robust skill-sets in commercial and civil disputes, arbitration, white-collar crime and bankruptcy litigation. Other names to note in the ‘broad and diverse department’ are: advisory partner Emilio Vogelius (who was head of the litigation unit until 2016); Gonzalo García Delatour (‘very strategic with excellent judgement’); insolvency head Martín Gastaldi; and senior associate Federico Sosa (‘very proactive and client-focused’, ‘works as part of the in-house team’). The group is currently representing several clients, including financial institutions, insurance companies, retailers and pharmaceutical companies, in collective claims filed by various consumer organisations. Representative clients include Banco de Galicia y Buenos Aires, Banco Itaú Argentina and Electrónica Megatone.

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