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AV. ISIDORA GOYENECHEA 2939, 10TH FLOOR, LAS CONDES, SANTIAGO, CHILE
Tel:
Work +56 2 2378 8900
Fax:
Fax +56 2 2362 0387
Email:
Web:
http://www.bye.cl

Carlos Ducci

Tel:
Work (56) (2) 2378 8900
Email:
Barros & Errázuriz

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner Practice areas: Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Foreign Investment, Joint Ventures.

Career

Foreign Associate with Hughes, Hubbard and Reed, Miami, 2002-2003.

Languages

Spanish and English

Member

Member of the Chilean Bar Association.

Education

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, School of Law, Santiago, LL.B. Admitted in 1994.


Chile

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Barros & Errázuriz is highly rated for all phases of acquisitions, sales and mergers of companies, including private acquisitions during cross-border takeovers of listed companies, acquisitions of controlling and minority interests, divestitures, and corporate restructuring programmes. The practice is also recommended for foreign investment projects in Chile and regularly assists several funds with high-profile transactions. Highlights saw the practice advise Chilean companies Indumotora Corp and Empresas Indumotora –collectively known as Grupo Indumotora (GI), on the sale to Inchcape of GI’s outstanding capital stock in several companies; it also advised Carlyle Peru Fund on the acquisition of a 75% stake in Gastronomía y Negocios, Chile’s largest fast food and casual dining franchise operator, including the due diligence process, transaction and financing documentation. Pablo Guerrero is practice group leader and capital markets practice head; Cristián Barros is a well-known private equity adviser; Víctor Barros is recommended for corporate law, capital markets, financing and M&A; and Nicolás Balmaceda regularly advises on corporate law, M&A and financing transactions, and has particular infrastructure expertise. Fernando Barros, Luis Alberto Letelier, Bernardo Simian, Gonzalo Molina, Carlos Ducci and José Tomás Errázuriz are also highly rated.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Barros & Errázuriz regularly acts for its clients on the incorporation of insurance companies in Chile; the practice also advises shareholders on their interests in local insurance companies; assists foreign reinsurers with Chilean legal matters, including regulatory issues; and acts in claims which involve the adjustment process and insurance sector litigation. The team advised MassMutual International on the sale of its stake in Chilean life insurance company, Compañía de Seguros CorpVida; and acted for Consorcio Internacional de Aseguradoras de Crédito on the incorporation of credit insurance company CESCE Chile Aseguradora. José Tomás Errázuriz and Carlos Ducci are the key contacts.

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