Firm Profile > A&F | Allende • Ferrante | Abogados > Buenos Aires, Argentina

A&F | Allende • Ferrante | Abogados
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Corporate and M&A Tier 5

A&F | Allende • Ferrante | Abogados packs a punch in commercial matters and it also advises on due diligence, M&A and general corporate issues. Key contact Lisandro Allende maintains a broad corporate and commercial practice, with notable expertise in the energy, media and telecoms areas.

The Firm

A&F | Allende Ferrante | Abogados (hereinafter “A&F”) is an Argentine business law firm founded in 2014 as a spin-off of a bigger firm. The two founding members, Lisandro Allende and Gustavo Ferrante, have been working together for three decades, sharing pride for successful work and loyalty of clients.

In addition to the areas mentioned above, A&F is an acknowledged leader in the market of Corporate Business laws, antitrust and telecommunication regulations; labor law; industrial and intellectual property; international wealth planning; compliance; and natural resources and energy Law. It also has a large experience in litigation handing all forms of commercial disputes. The firm acts as a local counsel for international public and private corporations, investments banks and financial institutions, governments and international bodies. It has handled a number of high-profile projects for its clientes. These include advising Telefonica in the sale of a National TV channel and its net of regional channels ($345 million), and advising Agrium Inc. (now Nutrien) in the acquisition of the fertilizers manufacture and wholesale companies in the LatAM region for approximately $100 million. A&F advises Voith Hydro Gmbh and its international branches on all contracts relating to the $0.5 billion repair and reinstallation of 20 turbines at the hydroelectric Plant of Yacyreta, in the border of Paraguay as well as Aña Cua, a new Hydroelectric Plant ($100 million).

Pro bono is a strong practice as well. Out of a staff of 35 people, 20 are lawyers.

Lastly, A&F is an active participant in international lawyers fora and networks, such as the IBA, where Mr. Allende has chaired the Latin American Regional Forum a few years ago.


Key Contacts:

  • Lisandro Allende: Senior Partner
  • Gustavo Ferrante: Senior Partner
  • Emilio Fontana: Partner
  • Mariana Miglino: Partner



Spoken by all members: Spanish (native) and english. Some members: Portuguese, French and Italian.



  • IBA
  • Chambers & Partners
  • ABA (American Bar Association).
  • Lexwork International
Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate law / M&A Lisandro Allende +5411 52638101
Labor and Immigration law Gustavo Ferrante +5411 52638102
Antitrust / Regulatory law Mariana Miglino +5411 52638103
Arbitration and commercial litigation Emilio Fontana +5411 52638105
Agribusiness Lisandro Allende +5411 52638101
Tax law / Wealth planning Mariana Miglino +5411 52638103
Natural resources and energy law Enrique Prini +5411 52638100
Custom laws Marcelo Elizondo +5411 52638100
Intellectual and industrial property law Gisela Gafoglio +5411 52638100
Real Estate / Infrastructure Mariana Miglino +5411 52638103
Compliance Laws Enrique Prini +5411 52638100
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Lisandro Allende photo Mr Lisandro Allende
Mr Marcelo Elizondo  photo Mr Marcelo Elizondo
Mr Gustavo Ferrante  photo Mr Gustavo Ferrante
Mr Emilio Fontana  photo Mr Emilio Fontana
Mrs Gisela Gaffoglio  photo Mrs Gisela Gaffoglio
Mrs Mariana Miglino  photo Mrs Mariana Miglino
Mr Enrique Prini Estebecorena  photo Mr Enrique Prini Estebecorena
Lisandro Allende : Senior Partner
Gustavo Ferrante : Senior Partner
Emilio Fontana : Partner
Mariana Miglino : Partner