Senior associate

Carolina Secondo

Carolina Secondo advises companies on development of investment projects, due diligence procedures, and mergers and acquisitions.

Carolina Secondo is a member of FERRERE’s Corporate and Commercial as well as Insurance and Reinsurance teams.

Her professional practice involves day-to-day advice to local and international companies, as well as participation in developing investment projects, legal due diligence procedures and, particularly, mergers and acquisitions. In the latter area Carolina participated in the Gilinski group’s recent purchase of the HSBC Bank operation in Uruguay, in the context of a multi-jurisdictional acquisition project.

As a member of the Insurance and Reinsurance team, Carolina is involved in ongoing advice to local insurers as well as international insurers on matters related to their installation and operation in Uruguay, compliance with regulatory requirements, and preparation of contracts with clients, suppliers and brokers.

Carolina Secondo collaborates with the firm’s Litigation and Arbitration team in handling commercial arbitrations.

Since 2010 she has also been a member of the International Commercial Arbitration team of Universidad de Montevideo, through which she has participated in five international competitions. Among them, she obtained second place in the 3rd International Commercial Arbitration Competition in Bogotá, as well as second place in the 19th International Commercial Arbitration Willem C. Vis Moot Court Competitionin Vienna.


  • International Bar Association
  • VIS Moot Alumni Association
  • Attorney, Universidad de Montevideo, 2012.
  • LL.M., Columbia University, 2016.
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