Pedro Nicholson is partner at Beccar Varela, where he heads the real estate department. He joined the firm in 1991.
His practice areas include real estate and mergers and acquisitions. He has vast experience in hospitality, tourism and corporate finance.
Pedro is a lawyer, graduate from Universidad Católica Argentina (1991). He obtained his Master of Laws (LLM) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA, 1994), and obtained a postgraduate degree in real estate transactions (2006) and a postgraduate degree in hotel investments (2009) from Universidad de San Andrés. He worked as a foreign associate at Hogan & Hartson (Washington, DC, 1995).
He is a member of the Buenos Aires Bar Association. He is co-chair of the Real Estate Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Buenos Aires (AmCham), member of the Executive Committee at the Housing Entrepreneurs Association (Asociación de Empresarios de la Vivienda), officer of the Real Estate Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA), officer of the Latin American Law Committee of the International Council of Shopping Centers and former President of the Alumni Association of the Real Estate Business Centre of the Universidad de San Andrés.
Pedro was awarded “Real Estate Lawyer of the Year 2017” by Best Lawyers. He also has been recognised by Chambers Latin America, The Legal 500, Latin Lawyer 250, LACCA Approved and by the Practical Law Company publication.
He speaks Spanish, English, French and Portuguese.