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Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
LAS CONDES, CP 7550107

Work Department

Labour and Employment




Partner at PPU expert in Labor Law. His professional practice focuses on labor law matters, where he has been outstanding in his participation in collective bargaining processes and complex and high-level labor lawsuits, including litigation on alleged violations of fundamental rights, work accidents, anti-union practices and dismissals of senior executives. Additionally, he has vast experience in highly sophisticated topics, being recognized for his ability to design strategies and handle complex situations, his leadership skills and his ability to reach agreements, for conflicts both in and out of court.


Spanish, English


Lawyer from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2004). 

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Labour and employment

(Next Generation Partners)

Sergio Montes  – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

With ‘deep knowledge of the applicable legal framework‘, full-service firm Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría fields a 10-strong labour and employment practice that is expert in hirings, terminations, unfair dismissals, HR company policies, internal investigations, due diligence and internal employment audits. Other notable areas include restrictive covenants, subcontracting, labour taxes, compensation packages, collective bargaining, union relations, labour litigation, expatriate issues, social security and M&A-related labour matters. The practice is co-led by Paulina Miranda  (the first female partner in the firm’s Santiago office), an international employment law specialist, who also focuses on growing areas such as #MeToo, gender pay gaps, gig economy issues, AI, diversity, data privacy, internal investigations and compliance; and ‘great litigatorSergio Montes , who was elevated to the partnership in January 2022. The practice of key associate Aref Cosma  covers labour, social security and immigration law.