Conveyance attorney in the Real Estate Law unit, mainly in property acquisitions, mortgages and trusts.

  • Education
  • University of the Republic of Uruguay, 2008
  • Memberships
  • AEU (Notaries´ Association of Uruguay).
  • Languages
  • Spanish
  • English
  • Italian

Cecilia is a senior associate of Fischer & Schickendantz (, one of Uruguay’s leading law firms. As a conveyance attorney, she provides legal advice regarding real estate transactions, urbanizations, trusts, acquisition of local companies, agricultural enterprises and privatizations, among others.

In her six years as a Conveyance Attorney, Cecilia has accumulated experience in a vast array of local as well as cross-border deals:

  • advising Minera Aratiri (Zamin Ferrous) on real estate law and acquisitions. Minera Aratiri is the largest foreign direct investment project in Uruguay´s history (USD 3 Bn). 2009 – ongoing;
  • ongoing contract advice to J.H. Partners, a U.S. private equity firm, of Uruguay´s largest retail franchise: Gap stores, 2011; and Paraguay’s, 2013;
  • advising in over five dozen property acquisitions in the residential, commercial and farmland real estate sectors, over the past four years.

Cecilia graduated from the University of the Republic of Uruguay in 2008 and completed courses of the master of business law at the University of Montevideo (company law and commercial contracts) in 2012, and completed a Notary law course at the University of Montevideo in 2012.

Cecilia was a member of the Commission of Commercial Law of the Notaries´ Association of Uruguay, from 2008 until 2013. Cecilia is fluent in Spanish, English and Italian.

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