Nicholson y Cano

Mariana Rawson Paz



Practice Areas

(54 11) 4872 1767




Specialized in Commercial Law, focused on corporate and contractual law, including acquisitions, negotiation of shareholders’ agreements, corporate reorganizations (mergers, split-off, transformation and liquidation), transfer of going concerns or assets, structuring of foreign investments in Argentina, corporate disputes, counsel on public offering and, in general, any habitual business matters.

Education and Recognitions


Lawyer. School of Law and Political Sciences, “Santa María de los Buenos Aires” Argentine Catholic University (1989).

Master of Laws, LL.M., University of Illinois Urbana – Champaign. U.S.A. (1994)

Legal Aspects of International and Banking Transactions. University of New York (1991).

Corporate Law. School of Law of Buenos Aires, FORES (1991).

Seminar on Banking Law. School of Law of Buenos Aires, FORES (1991).

Legal Aspects of International Transactions. Argentine Catholic University (1992)

Legal Aspects of Business Finance, CEDEF (2007)

Recognitions and Memberships

“Editorial El Derecho” Award (1989).

Member of the Buenos Aires City Bar Association.

Relevant Experience

Served as advisor to Sancor Cooperativas in the creation of a joint-venture with Mead Johnson Nutrition Company, transferring the infant milks business line in a complex operation including supply, distribution and administrative services agreements.

Participated as advisor to sellers in the sale of 50% of stock of Roggio S.A., in a complex transaction that included asset swap.

Consulted LEDESMA S.A.A.I. in the acquisition of CITRUSALTA S.A.

Counsel in the sale of stakes in the film distributors of Darcyl Group, including the sale of companies, real estate and structuring of a guarantee trust.

Counsel to Impsat in the sale of the company to Global Crossing Limited.

Counsel for shareholders of SKANSKA Argentina in the sale of the company.