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    Alvarez, Sebastián

    Sebastián earned his LL. B at the Universidad de Buenos Aires. He chairs the Public Law Practice and co-chairs the Litigation and Arbitration Practice. He joined Brons & Salas in 2004.

    Education

    Sebastián graduated from the School of Law of the Universidad de Buenos Aires in 1993. He took a Postgraduate Course on Law on Administrative Procedure at the Universidad de Buenos Aires in 1993 and a Postgraduate Course on Telecommunications Law at that University in 2006.

    He also took a Postgraduate Course on Economic Administrative Law at the Universidad Católica Argentina (1996-1997).

    Specialization

    Sebastián has vast experience in providing all type of legal advisory services regarding administrative contracts and utilities and also in connection with state-regulated activities (electricity, telecommunications, supply of drinking water, air and land transportation and gas transportation, among others), privatization processes, national, provincial and international bidding processes, condemnation and administrative easements.

    Furthermore, as he has rendered professional services in the field of the Argentine electricity market since he joined Brons & Salas, he has specialized knowledge in the regulatory aspects of the electricity market.

    He served as Clerk of the Federal Court hearing Administrative Litigation Matters, thus gaining great experience and expertise in litigation matters in administrative, judicial and arbitration proceedings, before authorities at a federal and provincial level and in the City of Buenos Aires.

    Academic Activities

    He is a Full Professor of Regulation II in the Postgraduate Course on Administrative Law at the Universidad Católica de La Plata and an Associate Professor of Administrative Law I at the Universidad de la Matanza.

    In addition, he was a Professor of Administrative Law in the School of Law of the Universidad de Buenos Aires.

    Publications

    He is the author of the following articles:

    -“La aplicación de los códigos de fondo en la Ciudad de Buenos Aires luego de la reforma constitucional de 1994”, published in Revista de Derecho Administrativo, year 12, January/December 2000, No. 33/35, LexisNexis;

    -“Un caso de aplicación retroactiva de tarifas”, published in Derecho Administrativo, Revista de Doctrina, Jurisprudencia, Legislación y Práctica, January/March 2008, No. 63, LexisNexis;

    -“Una consideración sobre la tasa de justicia en las medidas cautelares autónomas”, published in Revista Argentina del Régimen de la Administración Pública “RAP”, No. 369, page, Rap Publishers;

    -“El principio de legalidad en materia de contrataciones administrativas” published in Revista Argentina del Régimen de la Administración Pública “RAP”, No. 382, page 53, Rap Publishers;

    -“Algunas Pautas Para la Gestión Estatal de las Necesidades Esenciales de la Comunidad: Conclusiones a la Luz de un Caso Particular”, published in Estudos Dirigidos de Gestao Pública Na América Latina – Volume 1, Ed. Forum, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

    Memberships

    He is a member of the Buenos Aires Bar Association, the Argentine Association of Administrative Law and the Argentine Association of Administrative Law of the City of Buenos Aires.

    Languages

    Spanish and English.

    Practice Areas

    Public and Regulatory Law; Electric Market Regulation; Public and Private Law Contracts; Litigation & Arbitration; Renewable Energy.