Carlos Falco


Juncal 1392

Tel: +598 2900 1000 ext. 1203


Carlos Falco is a member of the FERRERE Real Estate services team. His practice focuses primarily on advice on real estate transactions and includes involvement in agribusinesses and collaboration on litigation in the real estate area.

His current activity focuses on advising on legal structuring and financing of Uruguay’s largest residential condominium venture, as well as advice on acquisitions of the first REIT (real estate investment trust) in Uruguay. He also advises foreign investors on major residential developments in Punta del Este.

Falco likewise counsels on large-scale corporate financings. In this area he participated on a guaranty transaction for international banks involving 118,000 hectares of farm land in Uruguay, in the context of an international loan, as well as international investment fund financing for one of Uruguay’s most important farm ventures involving over 85,000 hectares of farm operations, and in local guarantee transactions for bond issues in other jurisdictions.

He has experience in renewable energies and participated in counseling wind parks, as well as in advice to mining companies.

He teaches Legal Structuring in the Real Estate Transactions Specialization program at Universidad ORT (Uruguay).

FERRERE’s Real Estate services team, staffed by specialists in diverse professional practices, provides tax, notarial and legal advice with a focus in sales, acquisitions, real estate developments and financing.

The Real Estate practice group represents developers, investors and buyers on purchases of rural, urban and seaside properties. It also advises on developments involving office buildings, residential complexes, luxury condominiums, hotels and tourist projects. The team facilitates innovative initiatives in the region, as well as a wide range of rural and forestry businesses.

The firm assists investors at all stages, from obtaining Uruguayan residence or citizenship, to choice of the most appropriate vehicle for acquiring and carrying out their projects, contracts in connection with their endeavors (with subcontractors and builders, for example), as well as advice at the sales stage.

FERRERE is the only multi-jurisdictional purely South American law firm. It has 250 attorneys in Bolivia, Ecuador, Paraguay and Uruguay, who provide rapid and personalized service, geared to strengthening the profitability of its clients’ businesses.

FERRERE is exceptional in the jurisdictions in which it operates. It is a fully merit-based organization that does not allow relatives of partners to join the firm. It has an early mandatory retirement policy and places great emphasis on promoting diversity, with women making up 30% of the partnership.

Clients and international publications acknowledge its experience and leadership, and each year it receives recognitions and awards from the chief international professional services raters. Premier regional and international companies, as well as global law firms, take advantage of the firm’s regional footprint to complete their coverage of the region.