Beretta Godoy

Beretta Godoy is a leading international law firm based in Argentina. We offer innovative and practical advice to our clients across all sectors and specialize in foreign direct investment in Argentina. The firm has a particularly strong practice in tax, corporate M&A, labor, foreign trade and arbitration. We have a wealth of experience in relation to mining, energy, agribusiness, telecommunications, media & entertainment, manufacturing and infrastructure. Over 90% of our clients are headquartered outside of Argentina.


Beretta Godoy has been singled out by Chambers and Partners in its Latin America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2013 edition. Some of the areas of practice included in the ranking are Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Energy & Natural Resources–Mining, Tax, Corporate and M&A, Labor and International Trade. Latin Lawyer 250, a guide of the most recommended law firms, included Beretta Godoy in its latest 2013 edition as a recommended firm in Argentina.

In 2013 Beretta Godoy was singled out, for second consecutive year, as Best National Law Firm for Women in Business Law in Argentina and Best Firm for Diversity in Latin America by Euromoney Legal Media Group. It was also awarded the Best Mentoring Programme Award by Chambers Latin America Women in Law Awards for the firm's respect for diversity and gender equality practices.


Asia Pacific Desk:

We act as counsel for the Chinese companies with the largest investments in Argentina. We are members of the Argentine Chinese Chamber of Commerce and the Asia Pacific Chamber. Federico Godoy, one of the founding members of the firm, was appointed by The Chinese European Arbitration Centre GmbH (CEAC) as Ambassador to Argentina to promote locally the CEAC arbitration proceedings and the legal exchange between China, Europe and the world. We are also members of the Inter Pacific Bar Association (IPBA).

Beretta Godoy has a professional exchange program with a Chinese Law Firm to train its lawyers for the Asia Pacific Desk and to offer exposure to Chinese lawyers to the business and legal sector in Latin America.


Our members provide services in Spanish, English, Chinese, French and Portuguese.


Areas of Practice Industries
  • Anti-Bribery & Corruption
  • Antitrust/Competition
  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate M&A
  • Corporate Governance and Compliance
  • Emerging Markets
  • Environment
  • Foreign Direct Investments
  • Foreign Trade
  • Insurance
  • International Law
  • Litigation & Arbitration
  • Property
  • Tax
  • Agribusiness
  • Construction
  • Financial Institutions
  • High Tech
  • Infrastructure
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Real Estate
  • Renewable Energy
  • Retail
  • Sports
  • Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment
  • Tourism


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