Diego Chighizola specialises in banking and finance, real estate development and financing, capital markets, and M&A. He has drafted and negotiated domestic and cross-border agreements for structured financings, syndicated loans, derivatives, acquisitions and joint ventures. He joined Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal in 2001 and became a partner in 2012. He worked in New York as foreign associate at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton from 2004-2005. He graduated in 2001 as a lawyer from the Catholic University of Argentina, and obtained in 2004 a Masters in Law from Columbia University School of Law, New York and in 2007 a Masters in Finance from University of CEMA. He is admitted to the New York State Bar and is a member of the City of Buenos Aires Bar. He currently teaches Business Law at University of San Andrés and gives presentations at University of CEMA and Austral University.