Julio Facal holds a Juris Doctor with postgraduate studies in Commercial Law and a Diploma in Corporate Law from the Faculty of Law of the University of Uruguay. He lectures Commercial Law in the State University and Law and Corporations in Universidad de la Empresa in the Law, Business Administration careers and MBA. Julio Facal also lectures Banking Law for Banco de la República Oriental del Uruguay, in which he was in house counsel, and Itaú foundation from Banco Itaú.
He also lectured in several seminars and congresses and he is author of several essays. He was the coordinator and coauthor of the book “Tourism Law” published in 2006. He counsels several companies in the tourism field. He is an adviser for the Parliament in commercial and tourism law fields. He is an adviser of the Uruguayan Tourism Chamber and President of the Uruguayan Association of Tourism Law. He is also a partner at Pescadere, Facal, Peri, Labandera & Pezzutti since the year 2000. His practice areas are Commercial and Banking Law, Bankruptcies, Consumer Law and Tourism.