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Work +56 2 2 379 2000
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Fax +56 2 2 379 2001
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www.gutierrezabogados.cl

Chile

Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo

Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo fields lawyers who have longstanding expertise in civil and commercial litigation before the courts, state agencies and arbitral tribunals in sectors such as construction, mining, telecoms, energy, banking, finance, insurance and retail. In ongoing headline work, senior partner Pedro Pablo Gutiérrez and Juan Francisco Asenjo are leading advice to leading global copper producer, Codelco, in a case against the Chilean General Comptroller (CGC) which seeks to annul certain CGC-decreed norms that limit the company's ability -as a public entity- to enter into contracts with third parties. Working in conjunciton with Joaquín Castillo, Gutiérrez also acted for Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty in multiple claims (aggregate value $250m) stemming from freak-flooding in Santiago in early 2016. Name partners Cristóbal Jimeno and Alfredo Waugh are also highly experienced practitioners. Associate Eugenio Valladares is noted. Other clients include Glencore International, Telefónica, Compass Group, Scotiabank, Itaú CorpBanca and Falabella.

Leading individuals

Pedro Pablo Gutiérrez - Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo

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Latin America: International firms

Local practitioners of note (by country)

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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Chile

Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo

Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo fields lawyers who have longstanding expertise in civil and commercial litigation before the courts, state agencies and arbitral tribunals in sectors such as construction, mining, telecoms, energy, banking, finance, insurance and retail. In ongoing headline work, senior partner Pedro Pablo Gutiérrez and Juan Francisco Asenjo are leading advice to leading global copper producer, Codelco, in a case against the Chilean General Comptroller (CGC) which seeks to annul certain CGC-decreed norms that limit the company's ability -as a public entity- to enter into contracts with third parties. Working in conjunciton with Joaquín Castillo, Gutiérrez also acted for Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty in multiple claims (aggregate value $250m) stemming from freak-flooding in Santiago in early 2016. Name partners Cristóbal Jimeno and Alfredo Waugh are also highly experienced practitioners. Associate Eugenio Valladares is noted. Other clients include Glencore International, Telefónica, Compass Group, Scotiabank, Itaú CorpBanca and Falabella.

Leading individuals

Pedro Pablo Gutiérrez - Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo

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Latin America: International firms

Local practitioners of note (by country)

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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