ALEJANDRO BREIT

ALEJANDRO BREIT

abreit@wsclegal.com

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Education

  • Universidad de Buenos Aires, Facultad de Derecho
    (Argentina) (Law Degree, Cum Laude, 1999)
  • Universidad Austral, Facultad de Derecho
    (Argentina) (Advanced Studies in Bankruptcy Law, 2004)

Bar Admission

Bar Association of the City of Buenos Aires

Biographical information

Alejandro is a senior litigator of the Firm, advising on civil and commercial litigation, arbitration and insolvency matters. He is also registered as an intellectual and industrial property agent and is in the process of earning an accounting degree.

Alejandro began his legal practice as an associate at one of the major law firms in Argentina at the time. In 2006, at the age of 29, he became a partner of that firm and co-chaired the litigation practice, where he worked on various complex civil, commercial and insolvency proceedings on behalf of domestic and foreign clients. He has represented both creditors and debtors in insolvency proceedings, judicially-supervised workouts and less formal financial restructurings.

Alejandro is a frequent speaker and participant in symposia, seminars, conferences and debates related to his practice. He has been recognized by Chambers and Partners publications as a “leading practitioner” in dispute resolution.

Languages

Spanish (native), English (fluent), with working knowledge of French,
Portuguese, Russian, German and Arabic.