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AV. APOQUINDO 3721, 14TH FLOOR, CÓD POSTAL 755 0177, SANTIAGO, CHILE
Tel:
Work +562 2367 3000
Fax:
Fax +562 2367 3003
Email:
Web:
www.claro.cl
Claro & Cia., Jorge Carraha, Santiago, CHILE

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Jorge Carraha

Tel:
Work (56 2) 367 3471
Email:
Claro & Cia.

Work Department

Tax, Banking & Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions.

Position

Partner. Significant practice areas include: Tax, Banking & Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions.

Career

Jorge Carraha has extensive experience in Corporate and Tax law. Particularly his focuses on representing multinational clients doing business in Chile and includes planning, structuring of foreign investments in Chile, corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and project finance. He joined Claro & Cia. in 1993 and is a partner since 2006. He was with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP,1999-2000.

Languages

Languages: Spanish and English.

Education

Diploma on Tax Analysis and Planning, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2004. M.B.A., University of Notre Dame Business School,1999. LL.M., The American University, Washington College of Law,1994. JD., Universidad de Chile, School of Law,1993.


Chile

Tax

Within: Tax

Claro & Cia.’s tax department’s ‘strength are its leadership, ethical standards and knowledge’. It provided Petrobras with tax advice on the effects of its $470m-plus sale of Chilean assets to Southern Cross; the transaction involved an indirect sale of said assets and was conducted alongside the Chilean IRS. The team also acted as tax counsel to multinational automotive retail and service company Inchcape on its acquisition of Indumotora One. Jorge Carraha is ‘a true expert’; and senior associate Nicolás Maturana is ‘an excellent professional and an up-and-coming tax specialist’.

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