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Chile

Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Bofill Escobar Abogados

Providing ‘a complete and excellent service during highly challenging matters’, with 19 lawyers Bofill Escobar Abogados is the country’s largest disputes boutique. It focuses on the resolution of complex disputes, including cross-border business matters, and has been particularly busy of late in high-profile cases in the energy and natural resources, mining, construction, finance and securities areas. The team is defending highways management group Costanera Norte in complex damages and tort claims by insurance companies arising from flooding. Other headline matters include ICC arbitration on behalf of Hyundai in relation to the $700m Chacao bridge project and criminal defence of the chairman of the Chilean senate, as well as leading roles in the La Polar, FIPES, Corpesca and Penta cases. Name partners Jorge Bofill, who is ‘extremely persuasive and effective as a litigator’, and Ricardo Escobar head the department; Francisco Aninat is ‘an extremely sharp, well prepared, and responsible litigator’; and Sebastián Yanine is ‘a sophisticated lawyer, who has a clear focus on strategy and at the same time is detail-oriented’. Daniel Praetorius and Loreto Silva are other notable practitioners.

Leading lawyers

Jorge Bofill - Bofill Escobar Abogados

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Latin America: International firms

Local practitioners of note (by country)
Leading local practitioners

Andrés Jana - Bofill Escobar Abogados

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Chile

Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Bofill Escobar Abogados

Providing ‘a complete and excellent service during highly challenging matters’, with 19 lawyers Bofill Escobar Abogados is the country’s largest disputes boutique. It focuses on the resolution of complex disputes, including cross-border business matters, and has been particularly busy of late in high-profile cases in the energy and natural resources, mining, construction, finance and securities areas. The team is defending highways management group Costanera Norte in complex damages and tort claims by insurance companies arising from flooding. Other headline matters include ICC arbitration on behalf of Hyundai in relation to the $700m Chacao bridge project and criminal defence of the chairman of the Chilean senate, as well as leading roles in the La Polar, FIPES, Corpesca and Penta cases. Name partners Jorge Bofill, who is ‘extremely persuasive and effective as a litigator’, and Ricardo Escobar head the department; Francisco Aninat is ‘an extremely sharp, well prepared, and responsible litigator’; and Sebastián Yanine is ‘a sophisticated lawyer, who has a clear focus on strategy and at the same time is detail-oriented’. Daniel Praetorius and Loreto Silva are other notable practitioners.

Leading lawyers

Jorge Bofill - Bofill Escobar Abogados

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Latin America: International firms

Local practitioners of note (by country)
Leading local practitioners

Andrés Jana - Bofill Escobar Abogados

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