Matías Edwards > Albagli Zaliasnik > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Albagli Zaliasnik
EL GOLF 150, FLOOR 4
LAS CONDES
SANTIAGO
Chile

Work Department

Competition, Economic Regulation, Regulatory Litigation, Life Sciences, Compliance, Intellectual and Industrial Property, Personal Data Protection, Privacy and Media.

Position

Senior Associate

Career

Matías has been a part of AZ since 2020, having previously worked within the firm between 2011 and 2014. His practice has focused on matters of competition, economic regulation, regulatory and intellectual property litigation, compliance and personal data protection. During his career, he has participated in several cases of public connotation linked to particularly complex markets such as retail, the pharmaceutical sector, energy and telecommunications, among others.

Likewise, given his previous experience in intellectual and industrial property matters, personal data and new technologies, he has developed research and teaching activities linked to the interaction between competition law and these areas, especially in the field of patents and digital platforms.

Languages

English and Spanish

Memberships

LSE Alumni Association

Education

Attorney, University of Chile (maximum distinction)
Master of Laws (LL.M) in Competition, Innovation and Trade Law, The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), United Kingdom 
Workshop on Trade Secret Protection and Enforcement, United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), USA 
Diploma in Public Economic Law, Center for Regulation and Competition, Faculty of Law, University of Chile 
Diploma in Competition Law and Policy, Center for Regulation and Competition, Faculty of Law, University of Chile

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Competition and antitrust

The regulated markets and public and competition law group at Albagli Zaliasnik handles preventive advice, antitrust compliance programmes, merger control issues and investigations before the FNE, along with matters before Chile’s competition and Supreme Courts. The ‘innovative‘ practice is jointly led by name partner and litigation-group director Gabriel Zaliasnik, whose caseload includes antitrust cases; and civil litigation and arbitration leader Ariela Agosin, who, additionally maintains an active IP practice. Energy, oil and gas and natural resources expert, Antonio Rubilar, was promoted to director in May 2021, while senior associate Matías Edwards    is a September 2020 returnee from the FNE.