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JUAN CRUZ AZZARRI

Partner

Buenos Aires

(+54 11) 2150 9780


Juan Cruz focuses on public law, public utilities, public contracts and infrastructure (public private partnership), oil and gas, energy law and related-litigation. He has represented a broad range of international and domestic companies in some of the most significant cases and public contracts that took place in Argentina.
LANGUAGES
Spanish and English.
 
  • “Up-and-coming partner Juan Cruz Azzarri is highlighted by interviewees for his ‘pragmatism and constant availability.’ He has expertise in administrative and constitutional law, public utilities and public contracts.”

    Chambers Latin America 2019
  • “Clients single out up-and-coming partner Juan Cruz Azzarri as ‘very professional and knowledgeable, with great commercial vision.’ The focus of his practice includes administrative and constitutional law. He has significant experience advising clients on matters related to energy projects.”

    Chambers Latin America 2018

UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Course on Dispute Resolution, 2014.

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA, Virginia, United States of America
Master of Laws (LL.M), 2010.

UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Postgraduate Program in Administrative Economic Law, cum laude, 2008.

UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Law Degree, 2003.

  • Founding partner of MHR | Martinez de Hoz & Rueda (Buenos Aires, 2018-present).
  • Partner at Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz (Buenos Aires, 2016-2017).
  • Associate at Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz (Buenos Aires, 2010-2015).
  • In-house counsel General Concessions Agency of the City of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires, 2008-2009).
  • Associate at Hope, Duggan & Silva (Buenos Aires, 2006-2007).
  • Associate at Badeni & Gagliardo (Buenos Aires, 2003-2005).
  • ACADEMIA

    UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE BUENOS AIRES, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Professor of Administrative Law in Law Degree (2003-present).
  • Professor of Administrative Law in Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Economic Business Law (2017-present).

  • REVISTA ARGENTINA DE DERECHO DE LA ENERGÍA, HIDROCARBUROS Y MINERÍA (RADEHM), Editorial Ábaco, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Secretary (2014-present).

    Latest publications and events:

  • Author of “La expropiación y el derecho a desistir de ella por parte de los poderes políticos: a propósito de un reciente fallo de la Corte Suprema” (El Derecho, 2016).

  • Co-author of “Los contratos de participación público-privada: a propósito del nuevo proyecto de ley” (La Ley, 2016).

  • Co-author of “Los contratos de participación público-privada: una nueva modalidad contractual para el Estado” (Revista del Colegio de Abogados de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires Vol. 76, 2016).

  • Co-author of “El régimen de iniciativa privada y la necesidad de su reforma: a propósito del proyecto de ley de contratos de participación público privada” (Revista de Derecho Administrativo N° 107, 2016).

  • Author of “Las sanciones de la ley 17319 y el procedimiento debido” (RADEHM, 2015).

  • Author of Derecho Penal Administrativo Argentino (Marcial Pons, 2015).
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