Martín Fridman heads up the Human Health practice area and is a member of the FERRERE Litigation and Arbitration team. He advises a broad range of companies on complex commercial litigation matters. He is a versatile practitioner, with experience in diverse specialties.
He has experience in litigation related to banks. He currently is in charge of advice to financial institutions such as Discount Bank, BBVA and Exprinter on management of their respective asset portfolio recovery efforts. He is also knowledgeable in bankruptcies and insolvency proceedings.
Martín has experience in insurance, and has participated in advice on coverages and recovery litigation for prestigious international insurers such as AIG and MetLife.
He handles advice to health institutions on compliance with regulations, protocols and risk prevention, and medical liability litigation. He has worked with health care clients including Hospital Británico, Blue Cross & Blue Shield, and SUAT, among others.
He participates in advising companies in diverse sectors of activity on labor litigation, which led to his mention in The Legal 500 Latin América 2014 as a recommended professional in the area of Labor and Employment.
He is the author of various papers related to human health, commercial and insurance law. He has spoken on the same subjects in a variety of academic meetings. He is an instructor of Civil Law at the Law School of Universidad de la República (Uruguay).
In his community service activities Martín participates in advising Fundación Logros, a local foundation engaged in the “School Orchard” project.