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AV. ANDRÉS BELLO 2711, 19TH FLOOR, LAS CONDES, SANTIAGO, CHILE
Tel:
Work +56 2 2360 4000
Fax:
Fax +56 2 2360 4030
Email:
Web:
www.cariola.cl

Florencio Bernales

Tel:
Work +562 23604006
Email:
Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos

Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration

Position

Partner - Litigation and Arbitration

Career

Partner since 2002. He has specialized in lawsuits and arbitrations, both national and international. He has been involved in complex litigations on different matters, such as construction, insurance, stockholder's agreements, compensations, mining, environmental, electric energy and antitrust.

Member

Chilean Bar Association.

Education

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (LLB, 1985). Professor of Civil Procedure Law at Universidad de los Andes.


Chile

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading lawyers

Florencio Bernales - Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos

Within: Dispute resolution

Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos is experienced in litigation involving environmental matters, regulatory issues and securities; other areas of strength include tax disputes, competition law and consumer protection issues, as well as defending clients in class action litigation. Recent matters saw the team defend Kellogg’s against a claim filed by National Consumer Authority, SERNAC, for alleged infringement of consumer law regarding the country’s new sanitary regulations. The principal advisers are Raimundo Moreno, Florencio Bernales, Fernando Urrutia and Jorge Boldt.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos is well known for advising large industrial and commercial clients on its claims against insurance companies, regarding construction and mining project-related insurance policies. The team also assists with the review of insurance policies; negotiations with insurance companies; and the regulatory requirements applicable to insurance and reinsurance brokers. Standing mandates include ongoing assistance to Ripley Corp regarding insurance matters; Maersk Chile, Sandvik Chile and Guy Carpenter & Company Corredores de Reaseguros are also clients. Florencio Bernales and Raimundo Moreno are the principal advisers.

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