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Cáceres y Cáceres
Paseo Huerfanos 770
Piso 15
Oficina 1503

Chile > Dispute resolution: litigation Tier 5

Fielding ‘lawyers with notable coordination and teamwork skills‘, boutique firm Cáceres y Cáceres focuses on disputes involving construction businesses, real estate investors, family offices, investment funds, and the retail sector. Delivering ‘extremely creative and effective solutions‘, commercial damages and liability specialist Carlos Cáceres Burgos is experienced in breach of contract litigation; and Ziad Manzur is ‘a great connoisseur of the judicial and court system‘. At associate level, Héctor Cáceres Contador acts in commercial contract-related claims, while Cristóbal Jara's broad practice also incorporates disputes work.

Practice head(s):

Carlos Cáceres Burgos; Ziad Manzur


Knowledge, strategy, collaboration and availability.

A group of lawyers with notable coordination and teamwork skills, which makes them very powerful.

Exceptional ability to work in a team and tackle large projects with multiple edges. Strong ability to coordinate with other firms.

Great team of professionals with diverse personalities who are very concerned about responding to their clients promptly.

Exceptionally strong work capacity and the ability to sustain a high level of work. Good mix of professional talent and quality people.

Carlos Caceres Burgos – excellent strategy.

Carlos Caceres Burgos’ in-depth knowledge places him among a select group of lawyers who offer extremely creative and effective solutions.

Ziad Manzur – great knowledge. A great connoisseur of the judicial and court system and process.

Key clients

AZVI Chile


Inmobiliaria Agua Pura

Corporación Nacional De Consumidores Usuarios

Trinidad Irarrázaval

Paulina Wilckens

Carolina Varela

Comercializadora Dvn Jeans

Inversiones San Andrés

Vicente Caruz

Inmobiliaria E Inversiones Parque Mallinco

Inmobiliaria Ochoquebradas

Asesoría y Gestión La Higuera

Nayra Ilic Garcia

Perry Hirsch

Telxius Cable Chile

Michel Durand

Inversiones San Joaquín

Dominga Sotomayor

Work highlights

  • Defending Inmobiliaria Agua Pura against a conflict with Bullrock, its real estate project development partner.
  • Representing Asesorías y Gestión La Higuera in the reorganisation proceedings of Swell Capital, which involves filing a claim for breach of the reorganisation agreement.
  • Defending the Irarrázaval and Navarro families against a claim to stop a real estate project that is currently being developed in front of their properties (without the necessary permits and in breach of current regulations).

Cáceres y Cáceres is a law firm founded in 1994 by the renowned lawyer Gabriel Cáceres Squella, which specializes in the resolution of civil, commercial and family law disputes, as well as intellectual property matters. We counsel our clients in a personalized manner before ordinary courts of Justice, as well as special and arbitration courts.

Nowadays, the firm is composed by the lawyers Carlos Cáceres Burgos, Ziad Manzur Castro, Héctor Cáceres Contador and Cristóbal Jara Nilsson, who personally arrange and deploy their clients’ defense with commitment, creativity and the highest standards of excellence, safeguarding the principles that govern the correct exercise of the profession.

The extensive experience of the firm’s professionals has allowed them to attend disputes, lawsuits and legal controversies of different matters, assuming the defense of natural persons and of agricultural businesses, audit firms, retailers, health companies, service concessionaires, construction companies and investment funds, among others.

In addition, we advise individuals and companies in corporate issues, drafting and negotiating contracts, inheritance law and intellectual property, always seeking to prevent eventual disputes and protecting the rights of our clients.

Department Name Email Telephone
Litigation/Construction/Public law Carlos Cáceres carlos@caceresycaceres.cl + 56 226338004
Litigation/Corporate law/Infrastructure Ziad Manzur ziad@caceresycaceres.cl + 56 226338004
Litigation/Family law Héctor Cáceres hector@caceresycaceres.cl + 56 226338004
Intellectual property/Corporate law/Public Law Cristóbal Jara cristobal@caceresycaceres.cl + 56 226338004