Allende & Brea – Estudio Jurídico

Santiago J. Sturla


Practice Areas

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Distribution, Licensing & Franchising
  • Forestry
  • Insurance & Reinsurance
  • Corporate


  • Universidad Católica Argentina – Lawyer
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) with focus on Corporate law and Finance, from Duke University (United States)


Spanish, English
  • Spanish
  • English

Mr. Sturla is a partner since 2005 and a member of Allende & Brea’s Executive Committee.

His practice includes a broad range of matters including mergers and acquisitions, shareholders’ conflicts and derivative actions, financing and restructuring, project financing, foreign investment, political risk insurance and licensing and franchising, giving advice to banks, insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies and high-tech companies, among others.

He has been cited as a leading practitioner in Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions law by, among others, Chambers & Partners Global; Chambers Latin America; The Legal 500 Latin America; International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000), Latin Lawyer 250 and The Best Lawyers in Argentina.

In 2002 and 2003 he worked as an International Attorney with the Global Corporate Finance Department at Milbank in New York. In 2003 and 2004 he worked in Washington, D.C. as a legal consultant to the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), an agency of the World Bank Group.

He is a member of the Bar Association of the City of Buenos Aires.