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Ignacio Funes De Rioja

Ignacio Funes De Rioja

Funes de Rioja & Asociados

Buenos Aires, ARG

Ignacio Funes De Rioja

Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1999

LL.M. Duke Law School, North Carolina, U.S.A., 2001
Law Degree, Catholic University of Argentina, 1999

Areas of practice

Leader of one of the International Labour and Employment Practice teams at Funes de Rioja & Asociados, representing and advising employers. He represents and advises national and multinational companies in all aspects of law relating to human resources.

Career to Date
Since 1999 working at Funes de Rioja & Asociados, leading niche Labour and Employment Law firm and member of ius laboris, international employment law, pensions and employee benefits alliance. Member of the National Committee on Telework Legislation. Since 2003, professor of post-graduate courses on Labour and Employment Laws at the Argentinean Business University, Tres de Febrero University and the Business Management School.  Full professor at the labor law chair at the CEMA Economics School.

Additional information
Professor of Labour Policy and Laws. Speaker in seminars and conferences, including the International Bar Association (IBA), the Industrial Relations Committee and the Discrimination Law Committee. Author of several newspaper articles. 


Apertura Magazine and Infobae newspaper: Ignacio Funes de Rioja: Among the 20 most promising lawyers under 40 in Argentina, and the only labor and employment lawyer in the top 20 of the rankings.

Chambers & Partners Latin America - Labour and Employment leading firms: Ignacio Funes de Rioja, highly regarded for his expertise.

Plc Which Lawyer?: Ignacio Funes de Rioja is highly recommended.

The International Who's Who Of Management Labour And Employment Lawyers 2012 - Most Highly Regarded Lawyers: Ignacio Funes De Rioja: Highly Nominated As A "Leading Talent"

Latin Lawyer: "Ignacio Funes de Rioja is quickly rising up the ranks."

iprofesional.com: The Complete Ranking Of The Most Voted Lawyers: Ignacio Funes de Rioja (Funes de Rioja & Asociados) was chosen by 70 partners from  27 law firms  that participated from this survey as one of the under 45 with the best projection in the years ahead .

Legal 500 Hundred: Ignacio Funes de Rioja is listed in the elite "Leading lawyers" list, the Legal 500 Latin America 2012's guide to outstanding lawyers and among the lawyers recommended in The Legal 500 Latin America 2012's editorial.

PLC - Employment and Employee Benefits: Super League 2012: Ignacio Funes de Rioja is among the 3 most recommended lawyers.


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