Mr Christian von Bergen > Prieto Abogados > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Prieto Abogados
Alonso de Córdova 4355 (piso 15)
Vitacura
Santiago
Chile

Work Department

Labor Litigation,Collective Bargaining, Social Security, Maritime Concessions, Port Administration

Position

Partner

Career

Christian von Bergen is a partner in Prieto since 2012. He joined the firm in 2008.

Mr. Von Bergen heads the Labor department. He provides counsels in human resource administration and strategies to important companies engaged in the port, facilities management, electricity, hotel, commercial aviation and mining service businesses.

He is also actively involved in labor litigation before the Oral Labor Courts and the nation’s regular courts involving oversight of the violation of fundamental rights, anti-union practices, employee immunity and industrial hygiene and safety, among other matters that are highly complex in our law.

He has specialized in his professional practice in Port Law and has been advisor for more than 20 years to one of the largest port companies in the country.

He is a member of the Chilean Bar Association, of the Maritime and Port Chamber of Chile and of the Labor Committee of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce.

Languages

Spanish

Memberships

He is a member of the Chilean Bar Association, of the Maritime and Port Chamber of Chile and of the Labor Committee of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce.

Education

Law Degree, Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, 1990.

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Labour and employment

(Leading individuals)

Christian von BergenPrieto Abogados

Prieto Abogados‘ ‘excellent‘ six-member labour, employment and immigration practice is particularly experienced in labour litigation, as well as labour-related corporate advice. The firm also houses experts in collective bargaining processes; its recent track record includes advising on the implementation of Covid-19-related measures on employment suspensions, salary adjustments, terminations and remote working, as well as health protocols for the safe return to work. The practice is co-led by collective bargaining and labour litigation specialist Christian von Bergen, and labour and social security expert Cristóbal Raby, who are ‘both great partners‘. The associate to note, Valentina Flen regularly acts in litigation before the Oral Labour Courts.