María José Martínez Minetti > Wiener Soto Caparrós > Buenos Aires, Argentina > Lawyer Profile

Wiener Soto Caparrós
AV. PTE. ROQUE SÁENZ PEÑA 637 1° PISO
BUENOS AIRES, C1035AAB
Argentina

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial.

Position

Senior Associate

Career

María José is an associate of the firm’s international business transactions practice.  She advises clients on a wide range of business matters, including joint ventures, agencies and distributorships, and other forms of business associations.  She also assists with due diligence matters in cross-border mergers & acquisitions, and advises clients on governance and compliance matters, including regulations of the Central Bank and the Superintendent of Corporations.

Upon graduating from law school, María José relocated to Brazil, eventually becoming qualified in that country.  In Sao Paulo, she assisted foreign companies in corporate matters ranging from formation to the negotiation of local and international business contracts, including intellectual property agreements, non-compete and non-disclosure agreements, employment contracts, cross-border services agreements, loan and lease agreements, agency agreements, and distribution contracts.

Before joining WSC, María José worked as an associate in corporate and compliance matters at another renowned law firm.  She has continued that practice to advise foreign clients on anti-bribery/anti-corruption policies, as well as the application of foreign-sourced long-arm statutes on the conduct of local subsidiaries.

Languages

Spanish, English and Portuguese.

Education

Universidad Católica de Córdoba, Facultad de Derecho (Argentina) (Law Degree, 2014)