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Chile

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s group is highly rated for¬†multi-lateral and cross-border financing, including high-value loans and project financing for¬†hydro projects, renewables, thermo-electric and combined-cycle power plants, transmission lines, and oil and gas pipelines; it also assists with insurance and reinsurance matters, including financial guarantees, and regularly works alongside the firm's M&A,¬†private equity, corporate restructuring, corporate finance and structured finance practices. The client list includes¬†AES Gener,¬†The Bank of Tokio - Mitsubishi UFJ,¬†Ita√ļ-Corpbanca,¬†Citigroup Global Markets,¬†Deutsche Bank Securities and¬†Compa√Ī√≠a Sud Americana de Vapores. Highlight mandates saw the team advise electricity producer and distributor AES Gener, as sponsor, on the restructuring of the $3bn financing of hydroelectric project Alto Maipo; assist the New York-based Glenfarne Group with a $300m mezzanine financing of equity obligations to fund new investments in the Americas; and act for¬†Natixis (New York Branch) as lender, mandated lead arranger and administrative agent, in the amendment and extension of a $50m bridge loan granted to Cerro Dominado. Practice heads Rodrigo Ochagav√≠a¬†and Jos√© Mar√≠a Eyzaguirre B. direct a group with a number of other highly-regarded advisers, notably: Jorge Mart√≠n, Felipe Larra√≠n¬†¬†and¬†Luisa N√ļ√Īez, along with¬†Jos√© Luis Ambrosy,¬†Juan Le√≥n¬† and¬†Ariel Mihovilovic.

Leading individuals

Jorge Martín - Claro & Cia.

José Luis Ambrosy - Claro & Cia.

Rodrigo Ochagavía - Claro & Cia.

Next generation lawyers

Ariel Mihovilovic - Claro & Cia.

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Competition and antitrust
Competition and antitrust - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s broad practice covers antitrust-related business structuring and regulatory compliance, in addition to acting in high-profile cases involving horizontal and vertical integration, collusion and price discrimination; the 12-strong team also advises on significant merger-control filings and settlement agreements.¬† Recent mandates saw the team act successfully for CSAV in both a leniency application before the Antitrust Agency and as co-counsel in an administrative proceeding before the US' Department of Justice and the European Commission in relation to the car-carrier industry. It also assisted¬†LATAM with a non-contentious proceeding initiated by the Chilean Association of Tourism Companies concerning two joint-business agreements the company sought to conclude with American Airlines and the IAG Group. Well-known figures Crist√≥bal Eyzaguirre¬†¬†and Jos√© Miguel Huerta co-lead the team; key associates Santiago Bravo, Juan Pablo Celis¬†and Tom√°s Kreft all handle the contentious aspects of the practice as well as consultancy matters. Active clients include CMPC, CCU, Agrosuper, ENTEL, Banco Ita√ļ Corpbanca and Nutrien.

Leading individuals

Cristóbal Eyzaguirre - Claro & Cia.

José Miguel Huerta - Claro & Cia.

Juan Pablo Celis - Claro & Cia.

Rising stars

Santiago Bravo - Claro & Cia.

Tom√°s Kreft - Claro & Cia.

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

M&A transactions represents a substantial part of the workload of Claro & Cia.'s practice, which advises on complex acquisition agreements including share and asset deals, cross-border mergers, takeovers and exchange offers of dual-listed companies. It particularly stands out for¬†work involving publicly-listed clients and target companies, and fields lawyers with expertise in tender offers, securities laws and corporate governance. In¬†corporate matters, the team also assists with domestic and international agreements for the purchase and sale of goods, distribution strategies, imports and exports, and supply and¬†engineering, procurement and construction contracts. Recent matters saw team head¬†Jos√© Mar√≠a Eyzaguirre B lead advice to Canada‚Äôs Nutrien (the world‚Äôs largest potash and fertiliser company), on the $5.2bn sale of its 32 per cent shareholding in Chilean public company SQM; and¬†Rodrigo Ochagav√≠a¬†and¬†Felipe Larra√≠n¬†act for The National Association of Professional Football in the $2.1bn sale of sports cable network Canal del F√ļtbol to Turner Broadcasting System.¬†Crist√≥bal Eyzaguirre,¬†Mat√≠as de Marchena, Jos√© Luis Ambrosy, Ariel Mihovilovic¬†and Juan Leon¬†are all also key team members, while¬†Jos√© Mar√≠a Eyzaguirre F¬†is an experienced associate. Other clients include DP World, Euroam√©rica,¬†AES Gener, Agrosuper, Nutrien, Prudential Financial and Canal del F√ļtbol.

Leading individuals

Felipe Larraín - Claro & Cia.

José María Eyzaguirre B - Claro & Cia.

Rodrigo Ochagavía - Claro & Cia.

Next generation lawyers

Ariel Mihovilovic - Claro & Cia.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

'First among equals', the 30-strong disputes practice at¬†Claro & Cia. is highly rated for¬†complex, commercial court litigation, domestic and international arbitration, and cross-border litigation; the firm also has a robust white-collar criminal practice. High-profile clients include Publicis Groupe,¬†Sociedad Qu√≠mica y Minera de Chile,¬†Greymouth Petroleum Holdings,¬†First Solar, Agrosuper, Apple and¬†Volkswagen. Recent matters saw Felipe Ossa lead a team acting for¬†Alto Maipo in its dispute with Hochtief-subsidiary CNM concerning the construction of one the largest hydroelectric projects in Chile; to date the $620m case has included injunction proceedings, two emergency ICC arbitrations and a further three arbitral proceedings concerning the merits of the case. In other highlights, Crist√≥bal Eyzaguirre and¬†Jos√© Miguel Huerta represented LATAM, as well as its controlling shareholders and certain executives and board members, in a civil matter initiated by a LATAM shareholder and seeking compensation for alleged antitrust infractions. Highly-rated practitioner Nicol√°s Luco rounds out the core team, which can also call on widely respected senior partner Jos√© Mar√≠a Eyzaguirre¬†G. Santiago Bravo,¬†Tania Villarroel, Javier Rodr√≠guez¬†and √Ālvaro Vives¬†are the associates to note.

Leading individuals

Cristóbal Eyzaguirre - Claro & Cia.

Nicol√°s Luco - Claro & Cia.

Rising stars

Santiago Bravo - Claro & Cia.

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Environment
Environment - ranked: tier 3

Claro & Cia.

The nine-strong team at Claro & Cia. advises on complex projects from an environmental perspective and acts in environmental litigation before the environmental courts and authorities. Recent mandates saw the team defend key client Anglo American Sur against a claim seeking the review of the environmental assessment resolution for the expansion of the Los Bronces copper mine project. Practice head Nicolás Eyzaguirre's extensive experience includes energy, litigation, transactions and regulatory matters, as well as his expertise in environmental matters. Key support comes from senior associate Joaquín Rodríguez, whose practice extends into the mining sector. Clients include First Solar, Elecmetal, Glenfarne Group and BioMar Chile.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s IP department has developed a particularly strong practice in sectors such as agriculture, clothing and footwear, cosmetics, food and beverage, mining, pharmaceuticals, technology and tobacco;. The practice covers the full range of IP advice from patent and trade mark registrations, prosecution, and litigation, to the IP aspects of M&A and other corporate transactions; it also acts in niche areas such as data protection and tobacco regulation. Clients include American Airlines, British American Tobacco, General Electric, HanesBrands and Spotify; recent matters saw the team acted for Argentina's Cordeiro y Cía in the prosecution and defence of its VERDEFLOR mark in Chile. Felipe Claro is IP department head, and counsel Paulina Bardón  and senior associate Claus Krebs are also highly experienced attorneys.

Leading individuals

Felipe Claro - Claro & Cia.

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Projects and infrastructure
Projects and infrastructure - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s 16-strong, highly-rated, project finance and development practice advises on the development, construction, operation, acquisition, divestment, ownership and financing of energy and infrastructure projects; it also acts in project-related disputes. Clients include AES Gener,¬†Intervial Chile,¬†Glenfarne Group,¬†Energ√≠a Llaima and InterEnergy Holdings; recent matters saw the team act for Alto Maipo (and sponsor AES Gener) on the $3bn refinancing of a 531MW hydroelectric project involving two run-of-river facilities. It also assisted Deutsche Bank Securities, as lender, with the $115m financing for 12 photovoltaic (PV) projects. 'A standout practitioner' who is 'deeply experienced', practice head Rodrigo Ochagav√≠a focuses primarily on project finance and transacctions, especially in regulated sectors; other key advisers include Jorge Mart√≠n (concessions and transactional project matters),¬†Luisa N√ļ√Īez (cross border corporate and project finance, energy),¬†Jos√© Luis Ambrosy (corporate and project finance) and¬†Ariel Mihovilovic (energy and project finance). Gerardo Otero¬†is a key associate.

Leading individuals

Rodrigo Ochagavía - Claro & Cia.

Next generation lawyers

Ariel Mihovilovic - Claro & Cia.

Rising stars

Gerardo Otero - Claro & Cia.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 3

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s tax practice assists with complex domestic and cross-border transactions, tax efficient structuring and the implementation of tax efficient schemes; it also assists with audits and litigation. In a recent mandate the team advised Chilean paint and coating company Pinturas Tricolor on the tax aspects of its intra-group corporate reorganisation. Jorge Carraha heads the tax department and Nicolás Maturana is an experienced senior associate.

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Chile: Energy and natural resources

Electricity/oil and gas
Electricity - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

Oil and gas - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

The 'brilliant' 12-strong team at¬†Claro & Cia. focuses on energy and infrastructure transactions, including M&A, project finance and project development. Representative work includes power plant and transmission line projects; engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts; operation and maintenance (O&M)¬†agreements; transmission and interconnection contracts, supply agreements and PPAs. Active clients include SunEdison, First Solar and Rabobank, and one recent mandate saw the team assist AES Gener, as sponsor, with the restructuring of the $3bn financing of hydroelectric project Alto Maipo. It also assisted InterEnergy with a framework agreement with Spanish developer Grenergy for the acquisition of photovoltaic (PV) solar projects.¬†Rodrigo Ochagav√≠a, Ariel Mihovilovic,¬†Jos√© Luis Ambrosy, Nicol√°s Eyzaguirre¬†and¬†Luisa N√ļ√Īez¬†are all very highly-rated practitioners.

Leading individuals

Nicol√°s Eyzaguirre - Claro & Cia.

Rodrigo Ochagavía - Claro & Cia.

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Mining
Mining - ranked: tier 2

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s nine-strong mining practice handles regulatory issues, finance, project development, disputes and M&A for a clientele including Anglo American, SQM, Elecmetal, Glenfarne Group, LafargeHolcim Group, and Quimetal Industrial. Recent matters included advising Minera Freeport-McMoRan South America on the negotiation, drafting and execution of a farm-out agreement entered into with Japanese corporation ITOCHU. Practice head Nicolás Eyzaguirre is a 'deeply experienced and knowledegeable' regarding the sector. Senior associate Joaquín Rodríguez is also noted.

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Latin America: International firms

Local practitioners of note (by country)

Carey has experience in handling domestic and international commercial arbitration and investor-state disputes. Gonzalo Fernández and Aldo Molinari are highly recommended. Fernández was appointed as member of the International Court of Arbitration of the ICC, and regularly acts as both arbitrator and counsel. The team at Bofill Escobar Silva Abogados has 'the skills and responsiveness to manage very complex issues'. Andrés Jana is a key name to note. Cristián Conejero Roos at Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría is 'the most relevant player in Chilean international arbitration', acting as both counsel and arbitrator. Yrarrázaval, Ruiz-Tagle, Ovalle, Salas & Vial has notable expertise in the construction, energy, telecoms and finance-related disputes. Gerardo Ovalle is singled out for his 'excellent strategic view of disputes'. Nicolás Luco at Claro & Cia. has notable expertise in the energy and mining sectors, and Felipe Ossa is recommended for disputes in the banking and energy industries. Pedro Pablo Gutiérrez at Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo and Esteban Ovalle at Ovalle Gazzana Bulnes Abogados are other names to note.

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Chile

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s group is highly rated for¬†multi-lateral and cross-border financing, including high-value loans and project financing for¬†hydro projects, renewables, thermo-electric and combined-cycle power plants, transmission lines, and oil and gas pipelines; it also assists with insurance and reinsurance matters, including financial guarantees, and regularly works alongside the firm's M&A,¬†private equity, corporate restructuring, corporate finance and structured finance practices. The client list includes¬†AES Gener,¬†The Bank of Tokio - Mitsubishi UFJ,¬†Ita√ļ-Corpbanca,¬†Citigroup Global Markets,¬†Deutsche Bank Securities and¬†Compa√Ī√≠a Sud Americana de Vapores. Highlight mandates saw the team advise electricity producer and distributor AES Gener, as sponsor, on the restructuring of the $3bn financing of hydroelectric project Alto Maipo; assist the New York-based Glenfarne Group with a $300m mezzanine financing of equity obligations to fund new investments in the Americas; and act for¬†Natixis (New York Branch) as lender, mandated lead arranger and administrative agent, in the amendment and extension of a $50m bridge loan granted to Cerro Dominado. Practice heads Rodrigo Ochagav√≠a¬†and Jos√© Mar√≠a Eyzaguirre B. direct a group with a number of other highly-regarded advisers, notably: Jorge Mart√≠n, Felipe Larra√≠n¬†¬†and¬†Luisa N√ļ√Īez, along with¬†Jos√© Luis Ambrosy,¬†Juan Le√≥n¬† and¬†Ariel Mihovilovic.

Leading individuals

Jorge Martín - Claro & Cia.

José Luis Ambrosy - Claro & Cia.

Rodrigo Ochagavía - Claro & Cia.

Next generation lawyers

Ariel Mihovilovic - Claro & Cia.

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Competition and antitrust
Competition and antitrust - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s broad practice covers antitrust-related business structuring and regulatory compliance, in addition to acting in high-profile cases involving horizontal and vertical integration, collusion and price discrimination; the 12-strong team also advises on significant merger-control filings and settlement agreements.¬† Recent mandates saw the team act successfully for CSAV in both a leniency application before the Antitrust Agency and as co-counsel in an administrative proceeding before the US' Department of Justice and the European Commission in relation to the car-carrier industry. It also assisted¬†LATAM with a non-contentious proceeding initiated by the Chilean Association of Tourism Companies concerning two joint-business agreements the company sought to conclude with American Airlines and the IAG Group. Well-known figures Crist√≥bal Eyzaguirre¬†¬†and Jos√© Miguel Huerta co-lead the team; key associates Santiago Bravo, Juan Pablo Celis¬†and Tom√°s Kreft all handle the contentious aspects of the practice as well as consultancy matters. Active clients include CMPC, CCU, Agrosuper, ENTEL, Banco Ita√ļ Corpbanca and Nutrien.

Leading individuals

Cristóbal Eyzaguirre - Claro & Cia.

José Miguel Huerta - Claro & Cia.

Juan Pablo Celis - Claro & Cia.

Rising stars

Santiago Bravo - Claro & Cia.

Tom√°s Kreft - Claro & Cia.

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

M&A transactions represents a substantial part of the workload of Claro & Cia.'s practice, which advises on complex acquisition agreements including share and asset deals, cross-border mergers, takeovers and exchange offers of dual-listed companies. It particularly stands out for¬†work involving publicly-listed clients and target companies, and fields lawyers with expertise in tender offers, securities laws and corporate governance. In¬†corporate matters, the team also assists with domestic and international agreements for the purchase and sale of goods, distribution strategies, imports and exports, and supply and¬†engineering, procurement and construction contracts. Recent matters saw team head¬†Jos√© Mar√≠a Eyzaguirre B lead advice to Canada‚Äôs Nutrien (the world‚Äôs largest potash and fertiliser company), on the $5.2bn sale of its 32 per cent shareholding in Chilean public company SQM; and¬†Rodrigo Ochagav√≠a¬†and¬†Felipe Larra√≠n¬†act for The National Association of Professional Football in the $2.1bn sale of sports cable network Canal del F√ļtbol to Turner Broadcasting System.¬†Crist√≥bal Eyzaguirre,¬†Mat√≠as de Marchena, Jos√© Luis Ambrosy, Ariel Mihovilovic¬†and Juan Leon¬†are all also key team members, while¬†Jos√© Mar√≠a Eyzaguirre F¬†is an experienced associate. Other clients include DP World, Euroam√©rica,¬†AES Gener, Agrosuper, Nutrien, Prudential Financial and Canal del F√ļtbol.

Leading individuals

Felipe Larraín - Claro & Cia.

José María Eyzaguirre B - Claro & Cia.

Rodrigo Ochagavía - Claro & Cia.

Next generation lawyers

Ariel Mihovilovic - Claro & Cia.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

'First among equals', the 30-strong disputes practice at¬†Claro & Cia. is highly rated for¬†complex, commercial court litigation, domestic and international arbitration, and cross-border litigation; the firm also has a robust white-collar criminal practice. High-profile clients include Publicis Groupe,¬†Sociedad Qu√≠mica y Minera de Chile,¬†Greymouth Petroleum Holdings,¬†First Solar, Agrosuper, Apple and¬†Volkswagen. Recent matters saw Felipe Ossa lead a team acting for¬†Alto Maipo in its dispute with Hochtief-subsidiary CNM concerning the construction of one the largest hydroelectric projects in Chile; to date the $620m case has included injunction proceedings, two emergency ICC arbitrations and a further three arbitral proceedings concerning the merits of the case. In other highlights, Crist√≥bal Eyzaguirre and¬†Jos√© Miguel Huerta represented LATAM, as well as its controlling shareholders and certain executives and board members, in a civil matter initiated by a LATAM shareholder and seeking compensation for alleged antitrust infractions. Highly-rated practitioner Nicol√°s Luco rounds out the core team, which can also call on widely respected senior partner Jos√© Mar√≠a Eyzaguirre¬†G. Santiago Bravo,¬†Tania Villarroel, Javier Rodr√≠guez¬†and √Ālvaro Vives¬†are the associates to note.

Leading individuals

Cristóbal Eyzaguirre - Claro & Cia.

Nicol√°s Luco - Claro & Cia.

Rising stars

Santiago Bravo - Claro & Cia.

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Environment
Environment - ranked: tier 3

Claro & Cia.

The nine-strong team at Claro & Cia. advises on complex projects from an environmental perspective and acts in environmental litigation before the environmental courts and authorities. Recent mandates saw the team defend key client Anglo American Sur against a claim seeking the review of the environmental assessment resolution for the expansion of the Los Bronces copper mine project. Practice head Nicolás Eyzaguirre's extensive experience includes energy, litigation, transactions and regulatory matters, as well as his expertise in environmental matters. Key support comes from senior associate Joaquín Rodríguez, whose practice extends into the mining sector. Clients include First Solar, Elecmetal, Glenfarne Group and BioMar Chile.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s IP department has developed a particularly strong practice in sectors such as agriculture, clothing and footwear, cosmetics, food and beverage, mining, pharmaceuticals, technology and tobacco;. The practice covers the full range of IP advice from patent and trade mark registrations, prosecution, and litigation, to the IP aspects of M&A and other corporate transactions; it also acts in niche areas such as data protection and tobacco regulation. Clients include American Airlines, British American Tobacco, General Electric, HanesBrands and Spotify; recent matters saw the team acted for Argentina's Cordeiro y Cía in the prosecution and defence of its VERDEFLOR mark in Chile. Felipe Claro is IP department head, and counsel Paulina Bardón  and senior associate Claus Krebs are also highly experienced attorneys.

Leading individuals

Felipe Claro - Claro & Cia.

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Projects and infrastructure
Projects and infrastructure - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s 16-strong, highly-rated, project finance and development practice advises on the development, construction, operation, acquisition, divestment, ownership and financing of energy and infrastructure projects; it also acts in project-related disputes. Clients include AES Gener,¬†Intervial Chile,¬†Glenfarne Group,¬†Energ√≠a Llaima and InterEnergy Holdings; recent matters saw the team act for Alto Maipo (and sponsor AES Gener) on the $3bn refinancing of a 531MW hydroelectric project involving two run-of-river facilities. It also assisted Deutsche Bank Securities, as lender, with the $115m financing for 12 photovoltaic (PV) projects. 'A standout practitioner' who is 'deeply experienced', practice head Rodrigo Ochagav√≠a focuses primarily on project finance and transacctions, especially in regulated sectors; other key advisers include Jorge Mart√≠n (concessions and transactional project matters),¬†Luisa N√ļ√Īez (cross border corporate and project finance, energy),¬†Jos√© Luis Ambrosy (corporate and project finance) and¬†Ariel Mihovilovic (energy and project finance). Gerardo Otero¬†is a key associate.

Leading individuals

Rodrigo Ochagavía - Claro & Cia.

Next generation lawyers

Ariel Mihovilovic - Claro & Cia.

Rising stars

Gerardo Otero - Claro & Cia.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 3

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s tax practice assists with complex domestic and cross-border transactions, tax efficient structuring and the implementation of tax efficient schemes; it also assists with audits and litigation. In a recent mandate the team advised Chilean paint and coating company Pinturas Tricolor on the tax aspects of its intra-group corporate reorganisation. Jorge Carraha heads the tax department and Nicolás Maturana is an experienced senior associate.

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Chile: Energy and natural resources

Electricity/oil and gas
Electricity - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

Oil and gas - ranked: tier 1

Claro & Cia.

The 'brilliant' 12-strong team at¬†Claro & Cia. focuses on energy and infrastructure transactions, including M&A, project finance and project development. Representative work includes power plant and transmission line projects; engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts; operation and maintenance (O&M)¬†agreements; transmission and interconnection contracts, supply agreements and PPAs. Active clients include SunEdison, First Solar and Rabobank, and one recent mandate saw the team assist AES Gener, as sponsor, with the restructuring of the $3bn financing of hydroelectric project Alto Maipo. It also assisted InterEnergy with a framework agreement with Spanish developer Grenergy for the acquisition of photovoltaic (PV) solar projects.¬†Rodrigo Ochagav√≠a, Ariel Mihovilovic,¬†Jos√© Luis Ambrosy, Nicol√°s Eyzaguirre¬†and¬†Luisa N√ļ√Īez¬†are all very highly-rated practitioners.

Leading individuals

Nicol√°s Eyzaguirre - Claro & Cia.

Rodrigo Ochagavía - Claro & Cia.

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Mining
Mining - ranked: tier 2

Claro & Cia.

Claro & Cia.'s nine-strong mining practice handles regulatory issues, finance, project development, disputes and M&A for a clientele including Anglo American, SQM, Elecmetal, Glenfarne Group, LafargeHolcim Group, and Quimetal Industrial. Recent matters included advising Minera Freeport-McMoRan South America on the negotiation, drafting and execution of a farm-out agreement entered into with Japanese corporation ITOCHU. Practice head Nicolás Eyzaguirre is a 'deeply experienced and knowledegeable' regarding the sector. Senior associate Joaquín Rodríguez is also noted.

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Latin America: International firms

Local practitioners of note (by country)

Carey has experience in handling domestic and international commercial arbitration and investor-state disputes. Gonzalo Fernández and Aldo Molinari are highly recommended. Fernández was appointed as member of the International Court of Arbitration of the ICC, and regularly acts as both arbitrator and counsel. The team at Bofill Escobar Silva Abogados has 'the skills and responsiveness to manage very complex issues'. Andrés Jana is a key name to note. Cristián Conejero Roos at Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría is 'the most relevant player in Chilean international arbitration', acting as both counsel and arbitrator. Yrarrázaval, Ruiz-Tagle, Ovalle, Salas & Vial has notable expertise in the construction, energy, telecoms and finance-related disputes. Gerardo Ovalle is singled out for his 'excellent strategic view of disputes'. Nicolás Luco at Claro & Cia. has notable expertise in the energy and mining sectors, and Felipe Ossa is recommended for disputes in the banking and energy industries. Pedro Pablo Gutiérrez at Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo and Esteban Ovalle at Ovalle Gazzana Bulnes Abogados are other names to note.

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