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Alejandro Poletto

Partner
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Beccar Varela

Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Local Time: Thursday 20:53

Practice Expertise

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Capital Markets
  • General Corporate Advice

Areas of Practice

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Capital Markets
  • General Corporate Advice

WSG Practice Industries

WSG Leadership

  • Banking & Finance Group - Member
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Group - Member
  • Private Equity Group - Member

Profile

Alejandro Poletto is a partner of Beccar Varela. He joined the firm in 2010, when it merged with Fortunati & Asociados.

His practice areas include banking and finance, mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, corporate law, project finance and oil & gas. Alejandro leads international and local M&A transactions, representing buyers, sellers and financial advisors; he also participates in IPOs, local and international bond offerings, securitizations through financial trusts; structured finance and other financial transactions. He also participated in several transactions related to the oil & gas industry.

Prior to joining Beccar Varela, Alejandro was a partner at Fortunati & Asociados, which he joined in 2005, and an associate at Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal and Cardenas Cassagne. He worked as a foreign associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (New York, USA, 2006-2007).

Bar Admissions
He is a member of the Buenos Aires Bar Association, the International Bar Association (IBA) and the American Bar Association (ABA).

Education
Alejandro obtained his Law degree from Universidad Católica Argentina (1998) and his Master of Laws (LL.M.) from Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA (2002). He also has postgraduate degrees in Oil & Gas from the Universidad de Buenos Aires (2014) and in Capital Markets from the Universidad Católica Argentina (2003).

Areas of Practice

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Capital Markets
  • General Corporate Advice

Professional Career



Professional Associations
  • International Bar Association

Alejandro has been recognized by Chambers Latin America, IFLR and Latin Lawyer 250.

Articles

Recent articles published by Alejandro include “Practical Law – Investment Funds Global Guide 2015/2016: Q&A – Thomson Reuters” and “Practical Law – Structured Finance and Securitisation in Argentina: Overview – Thomson Reuters”.

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