About us

Scelza & Montano is a law firm which has the objective of providing highly specialized legal services. With 35 years of professional activity, it is proud to deal with the most demanding and sophisticated issues, by counseling clients or conducting litigation cases, for both local and international clients.

 Scelza & Montano is used to attend multijurisdictional cases, working hand-in-hand with foreign firms.


The team delivers fast and precise responses alongside practical solutions – an excellent performance”. (Chambers Latin America, 2017)

“The team has specialised knowledge and understands business. The lawyers offer solutions and are always available.” (Chambers Latin America, 2016)

“The service is impeccable – they support us where necessary and always work according to our time constraints”. (Chambers Latin America, 2015)

Recent News

Dr. Pedro Montano and Dr. Gonzalo Lorenzo elected associated members of the IACL

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The International Academy of Comparative Law was founded at The Hague on 13 September 1924, with the aim of bringing ...

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First postgraduate course of Shipping Law in Uruguay

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The School of Law of Universidad de Montevideo approached Dr. Gonzalo Lorenzo, as expert of Shipping Law and Professor of ...

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Practice Areas

In Scelza & Montano you will find a team of highly specialized legal professionals, trained to deal with the following practice areas.