Alejandra Verónica Bugna


Baker & McKenzie
Cecilia Grierson 255, 6th Floor
Buenos Aires, C1107CPE

Tel: +54 11 4310 2295


Alejandra Bugna focuses on Corporate Law, Real Estate and Mergers & Acquisitions. She is a member of the Baker McKenzie Latin America Real Estate Steering Committee for Argentina, and in this capacity has worked to leverage cross border experience and practice.

Alejandra has authored of several publications papers on her focus areas, and has participated in numerous seminars and events related to her practice.

Alejandra’s practice covers lead management and advice to local and foreign companies on a wide variety of legal matters relating to real estate transactions and development of real estate projects. She regularly drafts and assists in negotiations of pre-acquisition and acquisition agreements and ancillary corporate and commercial documents.

She advises on entity formation, joint ventures and strategic alliances. She also provides transactional and legal advice for real estate projects, analysis of alternative legal structures, drafting and negotiation of contracts and execution.

She has also assisted in the development of real estate and traditional construction projects and build to suit projects, and has provided transactional and legal advice for those projects with private and public owners, analysed alternative legal structures and counselled on risks and compliance with environmental regulations affecting property development and operations.

She has participated in the latest Real Estate events in Argentina and abroad, and in 2019 participated in an Executive Program on Real Estate Management at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella.

Our more than 300 real estate lawyers offer unparalleled global coverage executing real estate transactions in the world’s most competitive property markets. For companies and real estate investors seeking to expand or streamline their real estate portfolios, we work across borders and practice areas to overcome challenges and help them achieve their property objectives.

Using our decades of experience executing complex, high-value portfolio transactions spanning dozens of jurisdictions, we apply our local market knowledge and legal expertise to help clients plan, negotiate and execute real estate acquisitions and sales, including capital market deals involving real property assets. We work on deals involving office, commercial, hotel and industrial property, collaborating with colleagues across our top-ranked Corporate, Tax, Compliance, Private Equity and Capital Markets practices to provide integrated advice on all aspects of these transactions.

Our Argentina lawyers work on some of the most complex matters in Latin America, including advising Brazilian mining company Vale on the contractual and employment issues related to its suspension of Rio Colorado, a mining project in Argentina’s Mendoza province halted over economic and nationalization concerns. We managed the termination of US$ 1 billion in construction agreements and subsequent litigation, worked with the unions and negotiated with the provincial and national authorities to maintain Vale’s mining rights.

With more than 40 years of experience in Argentina, we are market leaders in Energy, Mining & Infrastructure, Mergers & Acquisitions and Labor & Employment matters. The quality of our work is reflected in the recognition we receive within the legal community: Telecommunications, media and technology has been ranked Tier 1 in Legal 500 Latin America since 2015. We have also been ranked Band 1 for labor and employment by Chambers Latin America since 2014 and we have been named Tax Firm of the Year in 2016 by ITR. More than 20 of our lawyers have been ranked and recognized by Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, Legal 500 Latin America and IFLR1000.

Our clients include leading Argentine and foreign multinationals and financial institutions in the mining, oil and gas, healthcare, automotive, consumer products, retail, international trade, financial services, and technology, media and telecommunications sectors. Our strength is our ability to work across borders and practice areas to help clients overcome challenges and achieve their business objectives in Argentina and the rest of Latin America.

“A clients praises Alejandra Verónica Bugna for being “proactive and ready to act, anticipating risks and providing quick answers.” Bugna offers experience advising on franchise transactions.”
Chambers & Partners