Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause is the result of the merger of Jiménez de Aréchaga & Brause, and Estudio Hector A. Viana, the first successful merger of law firms in Uruguay.


The consolidation of this merger throughout the years has confirmed Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause as one of the leading firms in Uruguay, with extensive experience in a wide variety of transactions and a diverse first ranked international and local clientele.

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Ferrocarril Central railway project obtains largest ever PPP financing in Uruguay

Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause has helped consortium Grupo Vía Central, led by Spanish constructor Sacyr, obtain the largest project financing ever in Uruguay – worth US$ 900 million – to fund a public-private partnership (PPP) railway project connecting Montevideo and Paso de los Toros. This is the largest PPP project and the largest […]

Jiménez de Aréchaga successfully counselled PepsiCo in the 20-year renewal of its free zone authorization

Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause represented Pepsi Cola in negotiations before the Uruguayan Government to renew its user authorization in Colonia Free Zone. One of Uruguay’s main industries will now become one of the top three concentrate producers worldwide thanks to pledged investments as part of its license renewal until 2041. If you want […]

“Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause enjoys a dominant presence in the Uruguayan financial community, advising the most relevant players in the market.
The firm’s international corporate M&A practice has placed its lawyers in the center of most complex and challenging transactions in Uruguay. “

Jimenez de Aréchaga team it is highly efficient and it is well recognized by their proactivity and strongly focused delivering the best possible service.


It is highly commited with ethics and solid knowledge of different legal areas and expertise to handle the most sophisticate national or international transactions.

At Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause we believe that a team of great professionals is vital to give our clients the service they deserve. That is why we are always looking for the most talented, solvent and committed professionals. If you are interested in being part of one of the most important legal firms in Uruguay, do not hesitate to write us. We look forward to you being part of our team.’


If you wish to get in touch with us, pls call us or send us an email at: estudio@jimenez.com.uy

Ciudad Vieja

Edificio Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause
Zabala 1504 esq. Cerrito
11000 Montevideo, Uruguay
Tel. (598) 2916 1460
Fax (598) 2916 3931