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The firm: Founded in 2010, MB Abogados is a relatively new player in the market, established by young and dynamic partners highly specialized in corporate matters and in the real estate sector. The corporate team is fully equipped to advise companies on all types of transactions including M&A, joint ventures, financing projects and general corporate governance.

 

The firm started with only two partners and has grown exponentially over recent years, adding at least two more lawyers per year. The team is 100% dedicated to complex work including stock purchase agreements, capital increases, mergers and acquisitions of companies, loan agreements and capital increase.

 

The group acts on a variety of sectors but it has vast expertise in the development of real estate projects, including definition of structure of the operation, due diligence, contract negotiation and legal analysis.

 

Carolina Menichetti: Partner. Her practice is focused on real estate project financing and development, corporate reorganizations, merger and acquisition of companies, private negotiations for the purchase or sale of assets and companies, joint ventures, public and private investment funds structuring, shareholders' agreements, options, capital and debt issuance, derivatives.

 

She is currently a member of the International Steering Committee of the Women in the Profession (WIP) Program, Vance Center, and of the board of directors of MEDS S.A. and Parque Capital S.A.

 

She previously worked at Carey in the M&A and Capital Markets Group (2003-2008) and at Barros y Errazuriz in the Tax Group (2008-2010).

 

Others: Recognized as leading lawyer in the real estate and urban area, 2nd place in the 2014 Leading Lawyers Chile Ranking, Que Pasa Magazine. http://leadinglawyers.cl/versiones-anteriores/2014-2

 

Ignacio Bolelli: Partner. His practice is focused on real estate project financing and development, corporate reorganizations, merger and acquisition of companies, private negotiations for the purchase or sale of assets and companies, joint ventures, public and private investment funds structuring, shareholders' agreements, options, capital and debt issuance, derivatives.

 

He acts as legal advisor to the board of directors of Grupo Patio one of Chile's leading real estate companies.

 

He is also a member of the Legal Committee for Latin America of ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centres)

 

He previously worked as General Council of Grupo Patio SpA (2005-2010), and former vice-president of Miradas Compartidas Foundation, for people with intellectual and mental disorders (2013-2016).

 

Benjamin Salas: Senior Associate. practice is focused on real estate project financing and development, corporate reorganizations, merger and acquisition of companies, private negotiations for the purchase or sale of assets and companies, joint ventures, public and private investment funds structuring, shareholders' agreements, options, capital and debt issuance, project financing.

 

He previously worked at Cariola, Diez, Perez Cotapos & Cia. in the Banking, Finance and Capital Markets Group (2012-2014) and at Larrain, Rencoret and Urzua in the Corporate Group (2010-2012).

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