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Why Bergstein?

Because of the trust Bergstein inspires, the excellence of its service, and the integrity of its team highly identified with Jewish values. Because of its impeccable record over 60 years.

Profile and Philosophy

The Firm combines the expertise of more than half a century with the dynamism and energy of a group of young professionals.

PRACTICE AREAS

Bergstein renders professional services in all aspects related to corporate and business law. The firm advises on all legal matters involving the.. 

Bergstein Tax Department is recognized as one of the strongest in the country. In 2015,International Tax Review acclaimed Bergstein as Uruguay’s tax law firm of the year…


Litigation/Arbitration
Litigation has been Bergstein’s historical core practice. The department has vast experience in civil actions, enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitration awards…

The practice area developed significantly with the growth of Punta del Este first and Colonia later; more recently, the group expanded its activities…

To offer its clients a comprehensive service, Bergstein has an accounting department, which provides accounting services, payroll services, tax filings and auditing services…

Bergstein provides a full range of immigration services to a wide group of clients including multinational corporations, large and medium sized companies, and smaller sized start –up ventures…
The firm assists national and foreign banking institutions in the review of all types of banking contracts, provides consultancy services to foreign financial institutions…
The firm has ample experience in the structuring of investment projects, through a comprehensive assistance ranging from the drafting of the terms of the offers to the…
Bergstein represents several clients in public tenders, public-private participation projects and legal actions against the Government. Services include proceedings before regulatory agencies…
Professional practice in this matter has been traditionally oriented to complex administrative proceedings and disputes involving parallel imports, competition law, counterfeiting…
Bergstein provides comprehensive advice in these matters, including assistance in all stages of mining process: prospecting, exploration and exploitation, acquisition of mining rights…
Work in the area includes trials and consultancy on matters related to all stages of the claims against an insurance policy…


Bergstein advises clients on the formulation of rules, procedures, guidelines and standards for the management of databases. The firm regularly prepares legal opinions on a wide variety of issues, with the purpose of guiding clients in finding solutions to meet the requirements of local standards. Bergstein routinely advices on commercial agreements which involve confidential information and personal data. …


Practice in this area includes: analysis of the file and authorization requirements regarding mergers and acquisitions, including both domestic and international transactions…

Bergstein provides advice in all sorts of individual and collective employment agreements. Legal assistance covers all aspects of the employment relationship, including tripartite boards,…
The firm advises clients from the phase of research and development until the release of products, with a view to obtain the best possible use in compliance with local and international.
Practice in telecommunications includes legal assistance in tenders for the award of telecommunication frequencies, regulatory advice, consumer protection actions, unfair

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Bergstein has been internationally recognized by independent publications which systematically rank Bergstein among the top law firms in Uruguay.