• Universidad de Buenos Aires, Facultad de Derecho
    (Argentina) (Law Degree, Magna Cum Laude, 2002)
  • Universidad de Buenos Aires, Facultad de Derecho
    (Corporate Counseling, 2002)

Bar Admission

Bar Association of the City of Buenos Aires

Biographical information

Since joining WSC in January 2011, Paola has headed the firm’s corporate practice. She frequently advises on corporate reorganizations (including those qualified as a tax-free reorganization under Argentine income tax law). Her practice extends to a wide range of corporate and business matters, including advice on joint ventures and other business alliances, mergers & acquisitions, corporate due diligence and best practices, manufacturing and distribution agreements, and compliance with regulations issued by the Central Bank, the Superintendency of Corporations and the Federal Tax Authority.  Paola also has expertise in immigration matters, personal data protection and intellectual property rights. Paola received her law degree in 2002 from the Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA) with an emphasis in business law and corporate counseling. She is admitted to the Buenos Aires City Bar Association. In 2003 she joined the corporate and general practice group of a major law firm at the time, where she advised clients on corporate law, M&A and due diligence. As a senior attorney she headed various corporate restructuring processes and oversaw the negotiation and drafting of diverse business agreements. From 2004 to 2006, Paola worked as in-house counsel for GRUPO ILHSA S.A., Argentina’s largest retail bookseller (Yenny and El Ateneo bookstores and El Tematika on-line) and owner of El Ateneo publishing house. In that capacity, Paola advised the company on a wide range of business matters, negotiated vendor and customer agreements; defended against claims filed with the Consumer Protection Bureau; and drafted intellectual property agreements.


Spanish and English.