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Dr Juan Martín Olivera

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OLIVERA Abogados

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Corporate and M&A




Juan Martín Olivera is a partner of the Firm, working mostly in corporate and M&A matters, and counseling local and international clients in general corporate and business matters, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and bankruptcy law, financial structuring, social conflicts and contracts. Juan is the Professor of Business Organizations at the Law School of the University of Montevideo since 2004, as well as a listed arbitrator in the listing of the Business Center for Mediation and Arbitration (CEMA) of Buenos Aires.


Spanish, English and Portuguese


International Bar Association; Uruguayan Bar Association; Review of Corporate Law Group; Christian Association of Business Managers, Corporate Law Group (GDS), University of Montevideo; University of Chicago Alumni Club of Argentina.


  • Doctor in Law, Law School of the University of Montevideo (2003).
  • LL.M., University of Chicago Law School (2011).
  • Leadership in Law Firms Program, Executive Education Program, Harvard Law School (2013).



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Juan Martín Olivera - Olivera Abogados

Within: Corporate/M&A

Olivera Abogados’ ‘very solid and technical team’ secures strong praise for the work of ‘first-class commercial lawyer’ and department lead Ricardo Olivera García; he recently advised Servifor on its $3m acquisition by Brildani. The group also draws upon the expertise of ‘highly professional’ younger partner Juan Martín Olivera and ‘tax specialist’ Andrés Hessdörfer, who is also active in corporate matters. Other representative clients include Asset Managers Agente de Valores, Chariot Motors and Comsa EMTE.

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