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Work +562 2367 3000
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www.claro.cl

Nicolás Luco

Tel:
Work (56 2) 367 3089
Email:
Claro & Cia.

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration.

Position

Partner. Significant practice area include: Litigation & Arbitration.

Career

Nicolás Luco concentrates in civil and commercial Litigation and Arbitration, national and international. He has also ample experience in energy arbitration and litigation, before courts and other adjudicating bodies. He teaches Civil Procedure Law in the Catholic University of Chile and is currently Head of its Procedure Law Department. He has taught at other universities and constantly teaches at the Judicial Academy, where future judges are educated and current ones undertake advanced courses. He is one of the 19 members of the Board of the Chilean Bar Association. Mr. Luco has been consistently ranked in the top tiers in Dispute Resolution in Chambers and Partners. He joined Claro & Cia. in 1995, spent years 2000-2001 in Shearman & Sterling, New York, and became a partner of Claro & Cia. in 2005.

Languages

Languages: Spanish and English.

Education

LL.M., Columbia University School of Law, New York, Fulbright Scholarship, 2001. J.D., Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile,1994.


Chile

Dispute resolution

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Nicolás Luco - Claro & Cia.

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Latin America: International firms

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Carey has experience in handling domestic and international commercial arbitration and investor-state disputes. Gonzalo Fernández and Aldo Molinari are highly recommended. Fernández was appointed as member of the International Court of Arbitration of the ICC, and regularly acts as both arbitrator and counsel. The team at Bofill Escobar Silva Abogados has 'the skills and responsiveness to manage very complex issues'. Andrés Jana is a key name to note. Cristián Conejero Roos at Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría is 'the most relevant player in Chilean international arbitration', acting as both counsel and arbitrator. Yrarrázaval, Ruiz-Tagle, Ovalle, Salas & Vial has notable expertise in the construction, energy, telecoms and finance-related disputes. Gerardo Ovalle is singled out for his 'excellent strategic view of disputes'. Nicolás Luco at Claro & Cia. has notable expertise in the energy and mining sectors, and Felipe Ossa is recommended for disputes in the banking and energy industries. Pedro Pablo Gutiérrez at Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo and Esteban Ovalle at Ovalle Gazzana Bulnes Abogados are other names to note.

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