Óscar Aguilar Valdez

Chairman, Administrative Law Committee, City of Buenos Aires Bar Association


Oscar R. Aguilar Valdez has been a partner of EBV since 1999. He started his professional career at EBV in 1991.

He chairs the Administrative Law Department of EBV. His practice areas include public procurement, infrastructure concessions and public private partnerships, public works, economic regulation of utilities and public interest activities, public finance, land and zoning, project financing and governmental liability.

He has represented local and foreign clients in complex public law litigation cases before federal and provincial judiciaries, including the Federal Supreme Court of Justice, and has acted as local counsel in international arbitration proceedings under the rules of ICC and ICSID. Likewise, he has acted as expert witness in international arbitration cases in matters related to public law.  He has also participated in transactions related to the energy, water and sewerage, communications, ports, transport and public finance sectors and has assisted public sector authorities on matters related to his areas of expertise.

Aguilar Valdez received his law degree from the Universidad Católica Argentina (1993) and obtained his LLM in Administrative Law from Universidad Austral, Argentina (Magna Cum Laude, 1993).