Martin Litwak obtained his law degree with honours from the University of Buenos Aires (Argentina) in 1998. A few years later he was admitted as a lawyer both in England and Wales and the British Virgin Islands. He also holds a Master's degree in Finance from UCEMA (Argentina).
Mr Litwak is an award-winning investment funds and private client lawyer with 15 years of international experience. His professional practice is focused on representing investment funds of different types and magnitudes and fund managers based throughout Latin America in all aspects of their operations from their launching to their liquidation as well as onproviding professional advice to high net worth individuals, families and family offices domiciled in Latin America in relation to the structuring of trusts, family funds, foundations and other instruments relative to estate planning.
Mr Litwak has authored and co-authored several legal articles published not only in Latin America but also the United Kingdom and the United States and is a frequent speaker at regional and international conferences and seminars. Martin also has been frequently quoted by newspapers, legal publications and journals on a wide variety of issues in the investment funds and/or the wealth management industries.
He is an active member of the American Bar Association (International Section) and STEP Latin America. He is also a member of "Team BVI", a board of advisors to the International Finance Centre of the BVI where he heads up the Uruguayan chapter and a member of the board of directors of the Hedge Fund Association (Latin American chapter).