Jimena Lizama > Sáez & Fernández > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Sáez & Fernández
AVENIDA VITACURA 2969, OFICINA 1201
LAS CONDES, SANTIAGO
Chile
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Work Department

Labor & Employment assessment

Position

Associate

Career

She has experience in litigation and labor consulting, with an emphasis in the defense of different companies, in cases of dismissals, in labor protections, and in review of penalties before labour courts, among other areas. In addition, she has a deep understanding of the areas of discrimination, diversity, and inclusion, having consulted on and given different lectures about these topics to a wide audience.

Further, she was the Legal Director of Fundación Iguales, where she was in charge of lobbying before the congress and monitoring the legislative outcomes various bill being discussed in Congress such as the law of gender identity. She also has international experience, principally her work at the Interamerican Court of Human Rights, as well as her participation in the Interamerican Competition of Human Rights at the Washington College of Law of American University.

Languages

Spanish

Education

Lawyer from the University Diego Portales (distinction) She holds a Certificate in Labor Law