Firm Profile > Cerolini & Ferrari Abogados > Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cerolini & Ferrari Abogados
485 CORRIENTES AV.
9TH FLOOR C1043AEE
BUENOS AIRES
Argentina

Argentina > Consumer law Tier 2

Cerolini & Ferrari Abogados ‘not only has an excellent technical training regarding class action lawsuits, but also complements it with practical experience that distinguishes it from other practices’. The firm focuses on class actions, litigation, torts, arbitration and administrative proceedings. The practice combines this expertise with industry knowledge, particularly in the areas of banks, financial services, fintech, consumer goods, insurances, travel and online retail. Matías Ferrari leads the team and is regarded as a ‘most outstanding professional’ and recommended for his ‘knowledge, professionalism and dedication’.

Practice head(s):

Matías Ferrari

Testimonials

‘They have technical and up-to-date knowledge on jurisprudence and doctrine on class actions and consumer defense. Excellence in the procedural strategy and writing of the briefs. Compares favorably with teams from other firms’.

‘They actively collaborate in keeping the company informed of the appearance of new class actions that affect the financial sector or the bank in particular, even before the transfer of the claim is notified. Always predisposed to work as a team with the company in order to carry out the defense of its interests in the best way possible’.

‘100% availability and conceptual clarity’.

‘Matias Ferrari, Julieta Santillan and Agustina Fruet make up a team that is a pleasure to work with’.

‘Matías Ferrari is the most outstanding professional. I highlight his knowledge, professionalism and dedication. I also highlight, from his team, Agustina Fruet as a professional in development with a high degree of responsibility’.

‘They have extensive experience defending financial entities against class actions by consumer associations, which has given them great knowledge on these issues. As a specific feature of this firm, they are constantly monitoring new lawsuits so they notify us immediately when a consumer association files a new lawsuit, which is very useful for preparing the corresponding response strategy’.

‘Matías Ferrari, the partner in charge of our account, has an absolute availability and commitment to the work, which is very useful to us and generates the necessary confidence to handle cases of significant economic importance’.

‘Cerolin & Ferrari not only has an excellent technical training regarding class action lawsuits, but also complements it with practical experience that distinguishes it from other practices’. 

Key clients

Mercado Libre

American Express

Banco Itaú

Banco San Juan

Banco de Servicios Financieros

Assist Card Argentina de Servicios

Banco Cetelem Argentina

Banco Ciudad de Buenos Aires

Banco Hipotecario

Banco Patagonia

Despegar.com.ar

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China

OpenBank Argentina

Argentina > Compliance Tier 3

Cerolini & Ferrari Abogados utilises its considerable knowledge of Argentine compliance and regulatory frameworks to advise banks, corporates and brokers on a range of issues. The team also acts as a regulatory compliance officer (under local capital markets legislation), to various financial entities, assessing compliance with capital market and anti-money laundering regulations. Practice head Agustín Cerolini is experienced in reorganisations, foreign investments, capital markets and M&A, as well as arbitration proceedings related to commercial and financial disputes.

Practice head(s):

Agustín Cerolini

Key clients

American Express Argentina

Alynk

Bank of America

Merril Lynch Argentina

Banco del Chubut

Banco CMF

Metrocorp Valores

Proficio Investment

InvertirOnline

Iké Asistencia Argentina

Banco de Servicios y Transacciones

Banco Supervielle

Workana

Overactive

Catapult Sports

Ahern Argentina

Argentina > Banking and finance Tier 4

Cerolini & Ferrari Abogados houses an ‘agile’ finance practice that ‘builds very good relationships with clients’. The firm leverages close ties with local banks to advise lenders and borrowers on domestically-focused capital markets deals. The five-strong team, led by founding partner Agustín Cerolini, is also active in regulatory matters, supporting local and international clients with compliance and incorporation advice.

Practice head(s):

Agustín Cerolini 

Testimonials

‘The team stand outs for its agility and closeness to clients. Julieta Mel is responsive and committed.’

‘The firm builds very good relationships with clients, advisers and regulators. Senior partners are involved in deals.’

‘A team with good technical knowledge.’

Key clients

Mecalux Argentina

Catapult Sports

Banco de Servicios

Transacciones

Soltec Argentina

Openbank Argentina

Banco CMF

Banco Mariva

Banco Supervielle

Banco Sáenz

Diesel Lange

Argentina > Dispute resolution Tier 4

Specialising in consumer class action and breaches of contract cases, Cerolini & Ferrari Abogados also provides experience in preventative measures and alternative dispute resolution. The practice is singled out for its ‘unique combination of the quality of service of a large firm with the versatility and flexibility provided by the direct involvement of the partners in the day-to-day of the case’. Matías Ferrari leads the team and focuses on advice to banks and companies in civil and commercial lawsuits, contractual disputes and class actions. Key associate support comes from seniors Agustina Fruet, who specializes in procedural law; and 2020-hire (from Nicholson y Cano Abogados) Josefina Dantur  (civil and commercial litigation).

Practice head(s):

Matías Ferrari

Testimonials

‘The team led by Matias Ferrari has a lot of experience and solidity when it comes to litigating before Argentine courts. The team lives up to any other top ranked firm, but with a boutique studio approach’.

‘Since its inception, the firm has been an innovator in terms of technology and in relation to its employees’.

‘They get involved in issues, propose alternative solutions, are flexible. Special mention to Josefina Dantur’.

‘What makes this practice unique is the combination of the quality of service of a large study with the versatility and flexibility provided by the direct involvement of the partners in the day-to-day of the case’.

‘The speed in defining the strategy and its implementation is a clear advantage over other more bureaucratic firms when it comes to definitions’.

‘It is an agile team, focused and oriented to satisfy the client’s needs. The partners are on top of the issues. They are very neat and transparent in dealing with the client. They work efficiently’.

‘Matías Ferrari is an expert in the field, he clearly transmits the messages and analyzes together with the client the risks and opportunities of each strategy’.

Key clients

Biosidus

Proficio

American Express Argentina

Mercado Libre

Rheem

Banco Patagonia

Procesadora Ganadera Entrerriana

Argentina > Corporate and M&A Tier 5

Led by the versatile Agustín Cerolini, who works across commercial, financial, banking and capital markets law, the Cerolini & Ferrari Abogados practice is built on the provision of general corporate services to companies operating in multiple sectors. The team has a notable client base of foreign companies with Argentine subsidiaries, which the firm advises on a range of day-to-day corporate matters.

Key clients

Catapult Sport

QuanticMind Solutions

Eficasia Argentina

Pepsico de Argentina

Ahern Argentina

Transcon

Corpag

First Plus Soft

Priwek

Flinsel

Cogency Global

Serviap

InvertirOnline

Workana

Puente Hnos

Proficio Investment

Cerolini & Ferrari  offers creative and innovative solutions to the needs of its local and international clients.

The firm has been positioned by clients and colleagues as one of the main law firms in the country due to the solid experience of its lawyers, a service-oriented service and a strong commitment to excellence.

Its  main priority is understanding the business of clients in order to help them  achieve their goals, through a tailored service, adjusted to their specific needs. With this aim, the firm offers highly specialized solutions in each of its practice areas.

Department Name Email Telephone
Agustín Cerolini acerolini@ceroliniferrari.com.ar +54 11 4326 6500
Matias Ferrari mferrari@ceroliniferrari.com.ar +54 11 4326 6500
Photo Name Position Profile
 Agustín L. Cerolini  photo Agustín L. Cerolini Partner
 Matias H. Ferrari  photo Matias H. Ferrari Partner
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