Dr. Guillermo Cabanellas is a Senior Partner in Corporate Group and Managing Partner at DLA Piper Argentina. Dr. Cabanellas has held pre-eminent positions in Argentina for major project developments, restructurings and financings during the past decades, both as private practitioner and advisor to the Federal Government.

He holds degrees in economics (1971) and law (1972) from the University of Buenos Aires. He also has a Master in Comparative Law and a Juridical Science Doctor degree from the University of Illinois. Dr. Cabanellas has been research fellow at the Max Planck Institute, Munich, in 1981, 1982 and 1987, and professor at the Universities of Illinois, Miami and Loyola of Los Angeles. He is professor at the National University of Buenos Aires and at the Universidad de San Andrés. He has published more than 40 books and 100 articles in Argentina, United States and different European countries.