Guyer & Regules

Guyer & Regules is considered Uruguay’s blue-chip firm and the first choice for international and domestic complex legal, accounting and tax work. Such reputation is grounded on the largest group of the most experienced partners in the country, who lead a solid team of internationally trained professionals with experts in every field of business law, and promote a culture of innovation within the firm.

Guyer & Regules is proud to have been consistently recognized as “Uruguayan Law Firm of the Year” for eight years and the first and only Uruguayan firm recognized as “Latin America Law firm of the Year” by Chambers & Partners. The firm has also been recognized as “Uruguay Tax Firm of the Year” by International Tax Review – Euromoney in 2018, as “Uruguay Firm of the Year” by International Financial Law Review – Euromoney on four occasions and as “Firm of the Year – Uruguay” by Who´s Who Legal for six consecutive years.

Performing with excellence, expertise, value, responsiveness, creativity and consistency, is not enough. At Guyer & Regules we strive to grow our capacity to develop strong and mutually rewarding personal working relationships with the people who work at the institutions we serve. We help them serve their institutions –our clients- better. And those special personal working relationships are what enable us to leverage all those other qualities they expect from a top firm.

Some of the main international practice areas are: Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A, Accounting & Tax, Real Estate, Litigation, Labor, Telecommunications, Energy, Aviation, Insurance and Maritime.

As Latin Lawyer states, “Guyer & Regules has long sat comfortably at the top of the Uruguay’s legal market: the breadth and high quality of its service offering, its extensive and loyal client base, and its transactional clout mean that this prestigious firm is always highly sought after”.

Guyer & Regules has been involved in 63% of major public M&A deals in Uruguay over the past years, works for 8 out of 12 of the country’s top exporting companies of 2018, advises 66% of the private banks active in Uruguay and two out of three large private pension fund managers.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

Legal Update
Decree 163/20 dated June 11, 2020, clarified by Decree 174/20 dated June 17 introduces two new grounds in order to set tax residence in Uruguay, within the framework of the policy of investment promotion and employment creation in the country.
Awards & Accolades

Congratulations to multiple WLG member firms' women partners and associates for recognition in IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2020 publication.

Member Firm News
We assisted Mercado Libre, the most important e-commerce platform in Latin America in its launch of its digital wallet and QR method of payment in Uruguay.

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