Mariángel Forame is a Senior Associate Lawyer in the Investment Funds and Services department of the firm. She is admitted to both the Spanish and the Argentinian Bars. She has experience in cross-border transactions in various industries and locations, having focused her practice predominantly in the Financial Services sector in the UK and Argentina.
She has worked both in private practice in the UK and Argentina and as an In-House Counsel, for Asset Management and Venture Capital & Private Equity firms in the UK and in Argentina respectively.
She also worked for the Politics of Finance and Public Credit Department of the Ministry of Economy of the Province of Buenos Aires., under a Capital Market Project of the United Nations for the Development of Buenos Aires.
She advises international clients in the incorporation and licensing of collective investment schemes, including UCITS, alternative investment funds (AIFs) and professional investor funds (PIFs). She also advises to asset managers concerning their ongoing compliance with regulatory requirements and advising on MiFID-related issues for local and international clients.
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) (2000, National University of La Plata, Argentina.)
Postgraduate Certificate in Modern Business Contracts (PG) (2001, Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina, Argentina.)
Master of Laws (LL.M) (2007, The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland.)
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) (2010, University of Alicante, Spain.)
IMC Compliance (2015, CFA Society, United Kingdom.)
Counsel for a UCITS Umbrella Fund domiciled in Ireland. Setting up new sub-funds and closing of existing sub-funds, registration of the Fund in foreign jurisdictions Negotiation of Fund related agreements.
Counsel for several clients who open segregated accounts, including cross-jurisdictional transactions.
Counsel for M&A projects, across a range of industries, from start to end both in the UK and Argentina.
Argentinian Counsel on the process of placing Bonds in the international markets issued under the Euro Medium Term Note Program governed by the law of the State of New York.
Admitted to the Bar Association of the City of Madrid (2012)
Admitted to the Bar Association of the City of Buenos Aires (2017)
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