Constantly searching for better ways to efficiently and effectively improve our services and our relationship with clients, colleagues and third parties.
As part of this continuous process, on July 2nd, 2012 our firm Grupo Norte Consultores merged with Barrios & Asociados and since that date forward has become an active part of BB&P Consultores.
With this Merger, both firms have added valuable expertise in Commercial Law, Civil Law, Contract Law, judicial negotiations and various legal areas in an effective manner.
They have also improved access to a worldwide network of clients, representing companies and consultancy firms.
An Uruguayan Consulting Firm, with headquarters in Montevideo, Uruguay. It´ s highly qualified staff has specialized consultants in the areas of legal counseling, risk mitigation, due diligence, civil and commercial contracts, incorporation of private societies and protection against fraud or others of trademarks and brands.
Our primary goal is to offer the best service in accordance with the latest requirements and demands Our close contacts with top foreign consultancy and law firms imply that our work outside Uruguay is of the efficiency and quality our clients have come to expect, delivering quality and excellence.
Walter Pritsch - Has participated in numerous courses, seminars, conferences related to Civil law, Commercial and Labor law and has been invited as a lecturer to talk in various national and international seminars related to entrepreneurial activities and specially associated with operational security regarding trademark protection and counterfeit of merchandise.
Public Defender –Civil Law Division, Uruguay
Started working in the Civil Law Division, as a public servant in 1979 until 1989. In that year he is appointed as Public Defender for Civil and Labor Court and other important positions in the Judiciary Branch.
Pritsch & Associates
In 1984 establishes his own Law Firm, which worked under his direction from its establishment, being composed nowadays by three associates and various lawyers hired to undertake specific areas. Now has participated by integrating this consultancy firm through BB&P.
Pedro Borrea -Work Experience- Legal Practice
• Since 1984: Part of the Brussain & Chifflet Buffet of Lawyers, with expertise both in legal as well as notary public areas, initiated by Mr Luis Borrea in 1877.
• 1993: Other lawyers start working for the Buffet as associates in order to develop tasks in specific areas.
• Since the year 2001 up to 2011 he becomes partner of Pritsch & Associates, asides from joining the Grupo Norte Consultores as Notary Public.
Now has participated by integrating this consultancy firm through BB&P Consultores.
Comprehensive legal advice and consultancy
Advice on Civil and Commercial contracts as well as of Private Companies.
Real Estate and Construction Law
The acquisition, development and financing of real estate and the consultation of real estate funds are a focus of our activities. Of course we also advise and represent our clients in all questions of lease agreements. Because of our many years of experience and the dedicated focus of our practice, we are able to provide high quality legal service in connection with any of these industry specific issues, problems and matters.
Our clients rely on our specialists in all areas of commercial and company law in Uruguay and other countries in the area.
Our labour law practice focuses on comprehensive advice on employer/employee relationships including the preparation of employment contracts, issues of foreign staff assignments and temporary staff hire, shop agreements, working time models and all labour law aspects.
We render legal consultancy regarding lawsuits in relation to infringement of rights, adding all documents of evidence to be present before the relevant authorities.
All processes and judicial instances, be them simple or complex, require to obtain all necessary evidence and data, check personal backgrounds as well as personal and real estate properties.
BB&P works with companies to fact-find and establish a clear base for litigation, developing tailored strategies to fit the needs of the situation, whatever the size and scope of your litigation. Access to a global network of support teams and litigators enhances our ability to give specialist knowledge and expert testimony.
Commercial and Industrial Intelligence (Business Intelligence)
Intelligence on the actual status and nature of a counter-party or existing business partner will make a difference in any proposed transaction.
Companies, people and opportunities may not always be what they seem, making due diligence a vital component to the decision making process of all companies.
Intelligence gathered beforehand may alter the pricing, timing or indeed the worthiness of a contract.
We can supply valuable information that will reveal the profile of a person or firm with which you are about to contract services, start business with or a business partnership, this will permit your firm to make a correct decision.
The information we provide can relate to individuals, companies and countries. The questions we answer can relate to strategic issues that our clients face in the normal course of their business.
We have many years experience of conducting due diligence investigations in an ethical, discreet and expeditious manner. All such investigations are tailored to the needs of the client, taking into account the sensitivities that often characterize this area of enquiry.
It is of key importance to know thoroughly the people and firms with which you do business with or with which you maintain business partnerships.
The success or failure of a contractual agreement depends to a large extent of the analysis and assessment of the financial and commercial background as well as judicial records among others to be evaluated.
Our Due Diligence services offer a detailed and in depth analysis of matters related to background and reputation of future partners.
Our work distinguishes itself by the efficiency of the results and the objective, discreet and professional manner by which the information is handled.
We are able to provide the exact information about the profile of a person or company/ firm with which you propose to start a deal, business or partnership, so as to make the right decision.
BB&P offers a personalized service that caters to the needs of each and every client, thus providing excellence. It is very important to take into account that our work adheres to legal formalities and does not in any case interfere with the intimacy of people or companies
Our clients are local and international companies that entrust us with their most sensitive assignments and we see ourselves as advisors and partners to our clients and always try to put ourselves in their position.
Reliability, loyalty and continuity are the corner stones of this relationship.
The nature of the services we render prevent us from a thorough description of our strategy, security and intelligence work.
Following are some international firms that have contracted our services, which are enumerated for the single purpose of exemplification.
Consultancy firms we render service and advice to:
• KROLL Worldwide Associates,
• HOLDER Associates,
• FTI Consulting,
• MIDAS Consulting,
• Data & Análisis (Argentina)
• Harry García & Associates (USA)
• Leverage Consulting (Uruguay)
• Zass International (Germany)
The following firms have been and are our prestigious clients, all services related to company law, trademark protection, legal advice, due diligence or investigations
• DIAGEO UK - Leader in alcoholic drinks
• QUIMICA ARISTON Uruguay S.A. - Lab industry
• GRUPO MACCIO (Uruguay) - Fertilizers and agro industry
• STRONG S.A. - Plastic Industry
• SPY (Uruguay) - Clothes and fasion
• ZULAMIAN Desarrollos Inmobiliarios - Analysis and development of investments in real estate
• SYNGENTA AG (Switzerland) - World-leading agri-business, innovative research and
• LABANEL S.A. (Uruguay) - High technology
• DE ROSA COLLECTIONS (Uruguay) - Handcrafted ceramics
• SAKSTREE - Global trade
• PC SERVICE - Electronic (Computers, TV, Mobiles)
• TEMSI S.R.L. (Ship maintenance and repair)
We consider indispensable to integrate businesses and legal consultancy firms for the purpose of advice and investigation, this is why our consultancy firm has as its most important traits its dynamic and efficient work style to render the best services according to client needs.