Joaquín Carrillo


Beretta Godoy
Sarmiento 580
Buenos Aires

Tel: 54 11 4326 7386


Joaquín Carrillo leads the Labor Law Department at Beretta Godoy.

He provides advice on individual and collective matters, negotiates severance packages and draft termination agreements. He focuses on the analysis of labor agreements and non-competition and confidentiality agreements to adjust international policies to domestic laws. He advises on modification of compensation policies and stock option agreements in compliance with domestic and international standards, staff reorganization processes and changes in employees’ compensation.

He provides assistance on relations with trade unions and performs labor due diligences and represents corporations before Courts and Labor Administrative authorities.

Beretta Godoy’s Labor, Social Security and Human Resources Law Department includes lawyers with large experience and specialization in the assistance of both individual and collective matters, related mainly to:

  • Advice to foreign and local clients on all areas related to Labor Law and Social Security Law, with emphasis on policies aimed to prevent conflicts
  • Human resources policy planning for the establishment of new companies or restructuring of existing ones. Preparation and review of internal labor rules and handbooks. Drafting of non-competition and confidentiality agreements consistent with domestic and international labor standards
  • Staff reorganization processes and changes in employees’ compensation, benefit and incentive systems. Preparation and review of stock option plans in order to adjust international policies to domestic legislation. Adjustment of foreign contracts to conform to Argentine labor law
  • Assistance on collective conflicts and participation on negotiations of collective bargaining agreements. Advice to clients on their relation with trade unions.
  • Performance of labor due diligence in relation to the acquisition of merger of companies and the sale and purchase of corporate shares.
  • Development of voluntary retirement, downsizing, dismissal of key personnel and negotiation policies. Execution of administrative and judicial settlements.
  • Assistance on litigation and dispute resolution.
  • Labor and social security advise on matters related to diplomatic entities. Determination of the limits of immunity from jurisdiction before the local labor law. Procedures for conducting a potential claim.
Beretta Godoy, a full service law firm, has a strong corporate, tax, energy, natural resources, arbitration, labour and foreign trade practice. The firm serves foreign and domestic clients in the energy, mining, and oil & gas sectors as well as in infrastructure projects, telecommunications and cross border corporate transactions.

Beretta Godoy provides legal services to the business community in Argentina and the Latin American region through a strategic alliance with Latin American law firms, Alianza Legal Latinoamericana, ALL.

“The quality of the service provided is truly excellent and represents value for money. The assistance across various matters is on time and adequately covers the needs of our company”
Chambers & Partners, 2016