A seasoned and senior author, speaker and trust and wealth structuring professional, Martin Litwak was trained as a lawyer specializing in wealth structuring and investment funds.
The founder of Untitled (formerly known as “Litwak & Partners”), a boutique law firm and the first legal family office of the Americas, and currently the CEO of the company, Litwak also sits on several international Boards and has been a noted subject matter expert and speaker in the sector for a number of years.
He is the CEO of Smart Structuring, a blockchain interface that allows the trustee to store (and to manage) trusts in a perpetual, secure, transparent manner.
He obtained his Law Degree cum laude at the University of Buenos Aires (Argentina) in 1998 and his Ms. in Finance at the University of CEMA (Argentina) in 2000. He later qualified as a solicitor in both England & Wales and the British Virgin Islands.
Throughout his long professional career, during which he has lived and worked in Argentina, the British Virgin Islands, Uruguay and the United States, Martin has focused on providing advice to high net worth (HNW), ultra-high net worth (UHNW) and institutional families domiciled in Latin America.
His expertise in setting up and/or managing fiduciary structures designed to tackle issues related to the lack of rule of law, the lack of privacy and the fiscal voracity of the countries in which they reside and/or conduct their business activities, as well as his experience in resolving succession issues and/or to ensure that the family assets are well protected makes him one of the foremost lawyers in this field.
He has also assisted several Latin American based fund managers with the establishment and licensing of hundreds of investment funds, the majority of them in the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands.
Finally, Martin has been very active in multi-jurisdictional mergers and acquisitions, international financial transactions of several types (i.e. private equity/venture capital deals, project financing, structured