Jerónimo Lau Alberdi

Studies

He was born in the City of Buenos Aires. 

He attended primary and secondary school at Cardenal Newman School (1998-2009).

In 2015 he graduated from the School of Law of Universidad Austral. He was granted the "Recognition on Human Values Award", a prize granted among his classmates to a student who has demonstrated outstanding qualities in human values and leadership, and a strong commitment with the University community.

He has postgraduate studies in Civil Procedural Law, In-depth Constitutional Law and Human Rights at Universidad Austral.

Background

Jeronimo has a remarkable track record in the field of Public Law, mainly in Constitutional and Administrative Law, practising in top law firms of Argentina, and actively featuring lecturing and teaching in the field. 

In 2012 and 2014, he received the Academic Merit Award, granted by the Santander Río bank based on his academic grades.

Likewise, in December 2014, he was distinguished by the Buenos Aires Bar Association with the Academic Excellence Prize, an award for top law students from all Schools of Law from the City of Buenos Aires.

In his professional activity, Jeronimo advises leading companies of oil and gas, telecommunications, aviation and energy sectors concerning claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits, legal rights and obligations. 

At Badeni, Cantilo, Laplacette & Carricart law firm, he worked in cases of great institutional relevance and significance (for example, the inter-provincial claim “La Pampa Province v. Mendoza Province” on the conflict with the Atuel River and the human right to water). He also represented journalists and business clients from the publishing sector in different freedom of speech issues.

He has published several articles in law reviews and chapters in books spanning a variety of law affaires.

In March 2017, he joined Cassagne Abogados law firm.

Languages

English - French

Publications