University of Buenos Aires (Licenciate in Economics, 1971. Juris Doctor, 1972); University of Illinois (Master of Comparative Law, 1975. Doctor of Juridical Science, 1978).
Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Patent, Copyright and Competition Law, Munich, 1981-1982. Spoken languages: Spanish, English, French, German, Italian and Portuguese.
Worked at Klein & Franco (Buenos Aires) specializing in General Practice, Commercial Law, Corporate Law, Securities, Contracts, Administrative Law, Finance, Business Law, Banks and Banking, Privatization, Litigation, Products Liability, Labor and Employment, Social Security, Criminal Law, Agency and Distributorship, Franchise and Franchising, Anti-Trust and Trade Regulation, Copyrights, Environmental Law, Immigration and Naturalization, Intellectual Property, International Law, Capital Markets, Investments, Libel, Slander and Defamation, Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures, Natural Resources, Oil and Gas, Regulatory Law, Technology Transfers, Trademarks. Admitted to the bar, 1972. Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Patent, Copyright and Competition Law, Munich, 1981-1987.
Teaching and Research Assistant (1974-1976), Research and Visiting Professor (1977-1987) and Adjunct Professor (1987-1996), University of Illinois, School of Law. Honorary Professor, Catholic University of Arequipa, Peru, 1982. Professor, University of Buenos Aires, School of Law, 1986.
Associate, Klein & Mairal, 1972-1973. Associate, Hale and Dorr (Boston), 1974. Partner, Cabanellas de Torres, 1975-1990.
Consultant and General Director of Economic Legislation, Ministry of Economy, 1976-1981. Publications Director of Heliasta Editorial and Claridad Editorial, 1983-1990. Member of the Argentine Ministry of Justice committee in charge of the initial drafting of the Law for the Defense of Competition, 1984-1985.
Consultant to the Under Secretariat of Commerce of the Argentine Ministry of Economy, 1990. Partner, Cárdenas, Cassagne & Asociados, 1991-1994. Member of the National Commission on Foreign Trade, 1994.
Partner, Klein & Franco, July 1994. Member: Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Industrial Property. The Firm was established in 1992 by former partners of Klein & Mairal.
Its client base is international, with predominance of United States. and European clients.
Member: Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Industrial Property.