Ana Inés Alfaro de Hegedus

Managing Director/Partner – Montevideo Vcard

Ana Inés Alfaro is a Partner at Andersen in Uruguay. She has over 18 years of experience in civil litigation, arbitration and contracts law, assisting private clients and companies planning, investing or engaging in cross-boarder and domestic deals in Uruguay. She works with clients from the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America, on matters such as:

  • Civil international and domestic litigation and arbitration
  • International and domestic contracts
  • Distribution agreements
  • Corporate structures for estate planning
  • Acquisition of local companies by multinationals
  • Forestry and farmland development contracts in Uruguay

Ana is a Professor of Law in International Arbitration, Torts Law and Contracts at the Catholic University of Uruguay. She has published several articles and co-authored several books on Torts Law, jurisprudence reviews and contracts. She is also active in the German and British Chambers of Commerce in Uruguay.

Ana was born in Montevideo and has lived in the United States. Her work experience spans deals in the U.S. and several countries of South America, including:

  • Contractual advice on expansion of one of Uruguay's leading retailers
  • Advice on corporate and litigation matters to a top global Japanese company in Uruguay
  • Advice to a multinational construction company on the public offering for a private penitentiary in Montevideo
  • Successful arbitration in London