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Chile

Corporate and M&A (including compliance)
Corporate and M&A (including compliance) - ranked: tier 5

Allende Bascuñán & Cía

Allende Bascuñán & Cía stands out for its aviation law expertise; the firm also fields lawyers with deal experience in the chemicals, insurance, construction, technology, agriculture and real estate, sectors. Current matters include ongoing advice to Federal Express regarding corporate and commercial matters; the team also regularly assists Indura (part of the Air Products Group), with gas supply agreements, public and private bids, and other services agreements. Team head Felipe Allende D and José Luis Ibáñez are the key advisers. Other key clients include Atlas Air, Lufthansa Cargo and Peruvian Airlines.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 5

Allende Bascuñán & Cía

Allende Bascuñán & Cía focuses on civil and commercial litigation, including disputes involving mining law, finance and agriculture; and the team assists Copa Airlines with its consumer law disputes. Alejandro Romero is the principal contact.

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Labour and employment
Labour and employment - ranked: tier 4

Allende Bascuñán & Cía

Allende Bascuñán & Cía assists clients from the mining, agriculture, science, aviation and construction sectors, among others, with all aspects of labour and employment law. It recently advised Philips Chilena on the labour law aspects of its restructuring process. Andrés Garrido is highly regarded.

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Public law
Public law - ranked: tier 3

Allende Bascuñán & Cía

Allende Bascuñán & Cía regularly assists clients with the sanctioning procedures originated by Chile’s administrative authorities, particularly regarding electric transmissions issues, social security benefits, environmental legislation and health services. Firm co-founder Mauricio Viñuela heads the public law department. Clients include Associated Universities, Giant Magellan Telescope Organization, Universidad del Desarrollo and Plásticos Petroflex.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 4

Allende Bascuñán & Cía

Allende Bascuñán & Cía regularly advises family offices on the tax aspects of their day-to-day business and the purchase and sale of assets; the firm also has a tax litigation practice. The team recently advised Córpora Group on the tax consequences arising from its sale of Inesa Chile and Inesa Argentina to third parties. Francisco Allende, Carolina Gazitúa and Gonzalo Garfias are the main advisers. Other key clients include Inzpiral Group Chile, Chilink, Indiver, Renner Herrmann and Liventus.

Next generation lawyers

Gonzalo Garfias - Allende Bascuñán & Cía

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Chile: Energy and natural resources

Electricity/oil and gas
Energy and natural resources: electricity - ranked: tier 3

Allende Bascuñán & Cía

Allende Bascuñán & Cía assists with water rights, electricity and power matters, particularly regarding transmission and interconnection issues. The team also advises on PV projects and power purchase agreements (PPAs); clients include Electroconsultores, which it advises on negotiations and contractual issues on an ongoing basis. Felipe Bascuñán is team head and Mauricio Viñuela is also well regarded. Key support comes from associate Daniel Gallardo B, Luis Fernando López C and Agustín Alessandri B.

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