María Paula is an associate for the Firm's Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate and Competition and Antitrust practice groups. She joined the Firm in 2015 and advises local and foreign companies in the incorporation of for-profit and non-profit legal entities. She also counsels clients on competition matters that includes anti-competitive practices investigations, unfair trade practices investigations, and horizontal and vertical mergers. Her practice benefits from previous experience working for Biomax’s legal department.
Biomax S.A.: Local consultants in the acquisition of Prolub assets by Biomax. We present four pre-evaluation requests and a notification to the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce, related to the assignment of the leasing and fuel supply contracts of the service stations operated by Prolub. Mentioned authorizations were granted by the competition authority without conditions.
BBDO Worldwide Inc.: Local consultants of BBDO Worldwide Inc. in the process of due diligence and purchase of shares of the companies Proximity S.A. and Sancho / BBDO Worldwide Inc. S.A. and his subordinates. The Firm advised BBDO Worldwide Inc. in the drafting and negotiation of the contract for the sale of shares and other relevant documents, such as the notification filed with the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce for purposes of the procedure related to business integration.