Francisco Saravia

  • JD, Universidad de Buenos Aires, 2001
  • LLM, Columbia Law School, 2006
  • Oría, Colombres & Saravia Abogados, 2007 to date
  • Hope, Duggan & Silva (2003-2007)
  • Cabanellas, Etchebarne, Kelly & Dell’ Oro Maini (2002-2003)
  • American Trucks Corp (2002)

Spanish, English, Portuguese

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Francisco Saravia focuses primarily on the drafting and negotiation of complex commercial and civil contracts, compliance and anti-corruption matters, public and private mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, foreign investment and commercial matters in general.

Since 2018 and 2019, Francisco has developed the Firm’s Compliance practice and team, designing and implementing compliance and anti-corruption programs and policies in first tier Argentine and regional companies, carrying out internal investigations and leading management training sessions relating to best practices in compliance and anti-corruption in Argentina and Latin America.

He has an extensive experience advising national and multinational companies in contractual negotiations. He has participated in M&A transactions, advising both buyers and sellers with interest in Argentine assets.

He participated in complex capital market transactions. He has knowledge and experience on Central Bank and foreign exchange regulatory matters.

He regularly advises expatriates and foreign investors in the purchase and sale of real estate property in Argentina, as well as on inheritance matters.

He has assisted clients such as Intcomex, Compañía General de Combustibles, Nissan Argentina, Torneos y Competencias, Assist Card, and Engineering, Simulation and Scientific Software, among others.

He serves on the Boards of Directors of various first tier companies.