Mr Joaquín Rodríguez > Claro & Cia. > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Claro & Cia.
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Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions, Business Organizations, Environmental, Project Finance.




Joaquín Rodríguez has focused his practice on Mergers and Acquisitions, Natural Resources and Environmental Law, Energy, Infrastructure, Banking and Finance and Mining.

He was professor of the course “Company Law” at Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez and of the course “Practical Approach to Projects Development” at Universidad Diego Portales.

Between 2008 and 2013 he was assistant professor of Civil Law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Law School.

He joined Claro & Cia. as an associate in 2010, and during 2014 and 2015 worked as a visiting lawyer at Sullivan & Cromwell, New York.

He is admitted to practice in Chile.


Spanish and English.


J.D., Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2009.

Recipient of Jaime Guzmán award, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, School of Law, granted to the best student of his class in Constitutional Law, 2009.

LL.M. Stanford Law School, 2013-2014.

Diploma on Real Estate Law, Universidad de los Andes, 2017

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Environment

The seven-strong environmental law team at full-service firm Claro & Cia. is regularly sought for its assistance with the environmental aspects of major projects. Clients, such as Anglo American Sur, InterEnergy Holdings and Biomar Chile, further benefit from the group’s sector expertise in energy, mining, forestry, agriculture, and water resources. The team features Nicolás Eyzaguirre, who acts for both domestic and international clients on natural resources and environmental law, along with energy, M&A, and litigation; recently-promoted partner Joaquín Rodríguez, whose career includes a stint as visiting lawyer in Sullivan & Cromwell LLP‘s New York office; and senior associate Tomás Darricades, a former litigator for Chile’s Environmental Protection Agency.