Mr Felipe Larraín > Claro & Cia. > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Claro & Cia.
AV. APOQUINDO 3721, 14TH FLOOR
CÓD POSTAL 755 0177
SANTIAGO
Chile
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Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Project Finance, Business Organization.

Financial Services and Fintech, Pension Funds, Investment Funds and Private Equity, Infrastructure and Transportation, Private Client and Wealth Management.

Position

Partner

Career

Felipe Larraín has concentrated his practice in Mergers and Acquisitions; Business Organizations and Corporate Finance, particularly in cross-border transactions.

He joined Claro & Cia. in 1999 and is a partner since 2008.

He is admitted to practice in New York, 2000.

Languages

Spanish and English.

Education

LL.M., New York University School of Law, 1999.

J.D., Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 1996.

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Capital markets

The sophisticated practice at Claro & Cia. typically represent key parties in all types of significant local and international securities transactions, regulatory compliance and associated corporate governance issues. Handling public and private offerings (IPOs, equity and investment-grade and high-yield debt offerings), project bonds, securities exchange listings, exchange offers, cash and debt tender offers and hybrid securities, the team is praised for its design and structuring of securities transactions. Rodrigo Ochagavía has extensive capital markets experience, particularly in relation to regulated sectors such as energy, mining, pension funds, banking institutions and insurance companies; while José Luis Ambrosy‘s clients include leading corporates, banks and underwriting firms. Also key to the practice are experienced partners Felipe Larraín and Juan José León, along with counsels Cristián Lagos and Jaime Salas.

Chile > Corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Felipe LarraínClaro & Cia.

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.