Virginia Couto

Virginia Couto

Senior Associate Buenos Aires, Argentina

Virginia is a senior associate in our Buenos Aires’ office in Argentina. She has been working with partner Alberto Bunge since February 2014. 

She qualified as lawyer in 2002 in the City of Buenos Aires. 

Virginia advises on damages claims related to Casualty, Construction, Professional Liability (Architects, Engineers, Lawyers, Notaries), Product Liability, Transport, Corporate and Commercial, E&O.  She also advises on Commercial Law, Company Law, Civil and Commercial Law and Administrative Law.

She specialises in litigation, handling claims and mediation.  She also assists on claims in other Argentina’s provinces and abroad (Chile),  having experience in drafting and negotiating contracts and agreements, and dealing with procedures before the Inspección General de Justicia (Registry of Commerce in the City of Buenos Aires) for national and foreign companies.

Work Highlights

  • Successfully negotiating and settling agreements in many claims during mediation or before final decision at Court.
  • Handling successfully claims at Court regarding Construction, with favourable final decision.
  • Advising and drafting presentations in the National Supreme Court.