Doing business in Argentina
Argentina is the eighth-largest country worldwide, and the second largest in Latin America. Being the world’s 27th largest economy, and the second-largest economy in South America. Argentina boasts plenty of natural resources, a highly-educated population of over 40 million people, the inexistence of racial, religious or geopolitical conflicts, the highest English speaking proficiency in the region, a wide school offer with international curricula, and the main metropolitan areas with lower pollution levels than most of Latin America urban center. Argentina´s capital city, Buenos Aires, is itself the 13th largest economy among the world’s cities.
With a lot of untapped markets and fields, doing business in Argentina may be very promising and
Castro Sammartino & Pierini is specially prepared to assist all kind of foreign investors and businesspersons, wishing to do business in Argentina, whether they are big multinational companies or small ventures.
Our advice covers the whole stages of setting up a new business in Argentina. From choosing the best legal vehicle, registering a foreign company with the Public Registry to allow it to be a shareholder or partner of a domestic company, incorporating an affiliated or subsidiary company, registering a branch, helping to lease or buy the premises, applying for trademark protection, hiring personnel, entering into commercial contracts, etcetera, our services are broad and comprehend both the set up and the day-to-day company´s legal needs.
We also assist foreign companies and businesspersons with preliminary agreements (letter of intentions, memorandums of understanding, term– sheets), due diligence, and the negotiation, drafting, and closing of stock purchase agreements to take interest in an existing local company.
Castro Sammartino & Pierini with your company, to be better, always.
From our Legal Blog
Establishing a company to hire workers in Argentina is a necessity to avoid legal liabilities. Even if the employers are foreign companies that hire human resources residing in Argentina to provide services remotely
To register a foreign company in Argentina is a requirement for those multinational companies that want to do business on a regular basis in the country, either to incorporate a branch, to hold equity in an existing local company or to incorporate a new company. Learn how to do it
Mario E. Castro Sammartino and Dr. Osvaldo J. Marzoratti have published an article entitled “Vertical restrictions on competition: the new European regulations and the situation in Argentina. The case of franchising”, published on the Foro de Derecho Mercantil Revista Internacional by Legis of Bogotá Colombia (N° 78 January – March 2023).