Laura Patrón

Laura Patrón


Laura has extensive experience in Commercial Law, focused on bankruptcy matters, asset recovery and commercial contracts and agreements.

  • Doctor in Law, University of the Republic (1998).
  • Postgraduate degree in Commercial Law, University of the Republic (2001). 
  • Assistant professor in Private Law IV and V, University of the Republic (2001 to 2008). 
  • Assistant professor in Commercial Law I and II, Catholic University of Uruguay (2004 to 2008).
  • Professor in Commercial and Banking Law. Business Faculty, Catholic University of Uruguay (2008). 


Spanish and English

Featured publications

  • “Prescription of the obligation to pay dividends”, Legal Studies, Catholic University of Uruguay, 2007. 
  • “Managers and Director´s corporate liability for the company´s insolvency”,  Tribute Book to Ferro Astray, 2007. 
  • “Creditors commission under Law 17.292”, Commercial Law Yearbook,  2006. 
  • “Jurisdiction in Bankruptcy related matters”. Commercial Law Magazine.  

  • Legal 500- 2021
  • Chambers 2022 OA
  • IFLR 2021
  • Ranken Firm 2021
  • Latin Lawers 2020