Mr Juan Leon > Claro & Cia. > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Claro & Cia.
AV. APOQUINDO 3721, 14TH FLOOR
CÓD POSTAL 755 0177
SANTIAGO
Chile
Juan Leon photo

Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Reorganization and Insolvency, Business Organizations.
Pension Funds, Investment Funds and Private Equity, Financial Services and Fintech, Private Client and Wealth Management, Insurance.

Position

Partner

Career

Juan León focuses on Banking & Finance, Capital Market and Bankruptcy and Restructuring.
He has been a professor of Business Law in Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez.
He joined Claro & Cia. in 2004 and became a partner in 2018.

Languages

Spanish and English.

Education

J.D., Universidad de Los Andes, 2006.

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Corporate and M&A

High-end market mainstay Claro & Cia. has participated in most of Chile’s landmark transactions over the past 20 years. It fields a 33-strong department that advises on all aspects of M&A, including share and asset deals, cross-border mergers, takeovers and exchange offers. In corporate matters, the team assists with the negotiation of domestic and international agreements for the purchase and sale of goods, distribution strategies, imports and exports, and supply and engineering, procurement and construction contracts. Team head José María Eyzaguirre B is recommended for tender offers, public transactions and corporate governance issues; Cristóbal Eyzaguirre‘s broad expertise facilitates a constant role in complex M&A transactions; and Rodrigo Ochagavía has extensive M&A experience, particularly in the energy, pensions and insurance sectors. Also key to the group are energy law expert Matías de MarchenaFelipe LarraínHernán Felipe Valdés and José Luis Ambrosy, along with Ariel MihovilovicJuan León and recently promoted partner José María Eyzaguirre F. While more active on finance matters than M&A of late, counsel Jaime Salas is also noted.