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AV AMÉRICO VESPUCIO SUR 80, PISO 2, LAS CONDES, SANTIAGO, CHILE
Tel:
Work +56 2 2206 4237
Email:
Web:
www.acuna-hoetz.com
Acuña, Hoetz & Cifuentes, Luis Cifuentes, Santiago, CHILE

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Luis Cifuentes

Tel:
Work 56222064237
Email:
Web:
www.acuna-hoetz.com
Acuña, Hoetz & Cifuentes

Work Department

Corporate Law & Litigation

Position

Partner

Career

Founding partner of Acuña & Cia.  He has 29 years of experience in civil, commercial and criminal (white collar) litigation. He also provides legal advice to local companies.

Languages

Spanish

Member

  • Member of the Chilean Bar Association.
  • Former Professor.  Civil and Labor Law.  Faculty of Business Sciences, Universidad Arturo Prat.
  • Former Professor. Commercial Law. Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Universidad Central de Chile.

Education

Lawyer. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso.


Chile

Insurance

Within: Insurance

Acuña, Hoetz & Cifuentes is highly respected for its advice to local and foreign insurance and reinsurance companies, as well as its assistance to insurance and reinsurance brokers. Representative work includes the preparation of policies, insurance and reinsurance contracts, and regulatory matters. Other areas of strength are adjustment procedures, coverage analysis, insurance-related litigation and arbitration, defending third parties under liability policies, and representing insurers in subrogation actions. Recent matters included acting for Swiss Re, SCOR, Hannover Re, Pembroke, Arch, Mapfre and Sura in relation to wild-fire losses that were claimed by CMPC; and -further to the flooding of office and residential buildings in Santiago- the practice assisted Ace (Chubb) and Liberty (among others), in recovery actions against Costanera Norte, an urban highway concessionaire, contractor Sacyr and Chile's Ministry of Public Works. The key names are Alejandro Acuna, who is highly rated for his advice to local insurers and international reinsurers; insurance, reinsurance and loss adjusting expert Felipe Hoetz; and litigator Luis Cifuentes.

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