Roxana Kahale

EDUCATION/BACKGROUND

Qualified at the Buenos Aires Bar, 1988rnLLM Degree in Comparative Jurisprudence, New York University, School of Law, 1990.

Masters Degree in International Relations. Fondazione di Ricerche e Studi Internazionale di Firenze, 1988.

Lawyer degree, JD, magna cum laude and gold medal for the best grade point average of her class University of Buenos Aires, School of Law, 1987.

Languages: Spanish, English, French, Portuguese

PREFERRED PRACTICE AREAS

Mergers and acquisitions

Corporate

Energy

Entertainment

Antitrust

RECENT TRANSACTIONS

Her practice is versed on several types of transactions:

Privatizations and purchase of privatized companies:

Participation in several privatization projects in the energy business in Argentina and Chile and in the purchase of such companies after the expiration of regulatory constraints. Ms. Kahale counsels on sensitive regulatory issues affecting the industry.

Mergers and Acquisitions:

Counselling of local and foreign companies in the purchase and sale of Argentine business in areas ranging from insurance, media companies, retail, real estate, telecommunications and pharmaceuticals among others. Negotiation of shareholders agreements and complex finance structures related to such purchases. Devising of appropriate business structure for each transaction. Counselling of venture capital funds on these matters.

Antitrust:

Obtainment of antitrust clearance for mergers and acquisitions. Counselling on competition matters related to her areas of practice.

Corporate Finance. Participation in project finance structure related to energy distribution companies, toll roads and EPC contracts, among others.

MEMBER OF:

Buenos Aires Bar AssociationrnInternational Bar Association

New York University Alumni Association

PUBLICATIONS:

Ms. Kahale is the author of various articles on foreign investment, mergers and acquisitions, privatizations, antitrust. She has been speaker on energy, antitrust, mergers and acquisitions and financing in seminars in Argentina and abroad.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Roxana Kahale has received various awards from Argentine and foreign business publications as one of the top lawyers, and was singled out for her expertise in M&A and Antitrust.

Practical Law Company – 2006 edition of PLC Which Lawyer?

Roxana Kahale singled out as one of the recommended lawyers by in Corporate M&A, and Competence Anti-Trust.

Practical Law – 2007 edition of PLC Which Lawyer

Kahale Abogados has been highly ranked as law firm specialized in M&A, antitrust and environmental law.

Apertura Magazine from Argentina 2007

Kahale Abogados has been placed in distinguished positions among Argentine firms and M&A specialization.

Apertura Magazine from Argentina 2007

Roxana Kahale has been voted best woman lawyer in Argentina.

Kahale Abogados

kahale@kahale.com.ar
tel:+54 11 4382 8412

Practice Areas

Advertising, Anti-Bribery and Corruption, Antitrust/competition, Banking and Finance, Construction, Corporate and M&A, Corporate Governance and Compliance, Creditiors Rights/Collections, Data Protection/Safe Harbor, Environment and Regulatory Law, Insurance, Intellectual Property, International Trade, Litigation, Arbitration and Dispute Resolution, Public Law, Real Estate, Restructuring, and Family Law

Business Sectors

Energy, Infrastructure and Transport, Media, Telecommunications, and Technology