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EL GOLF 40, 13-14 FLOOR, SANTIAGO, CHILE
Tel:
Work +562 2280 5000
Fax:
Fax +562 2280 5001
Email:
Web:
www.prieto.cl
Prieto Abogados, Fernando Bravo, Santiago, CHILE

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Fernando Bravo

Tel:
Work (562) 2280 5033
Email:
Prieto Abogados

Work Department

Corporate ,Mergers and Acquisitions ,Energy and Natural Resources.

Position

Partner.

Career

Fernando Bravo has been a partner in Prieto since the year 2005. He is head of the Corporate Area and runs the Energy Group in Prieto.

He has been legal counsel in major acquisitions and in important securities market transactions. In recent years, his professional practice has been actively focused on corporate assistance to national and foreign companies, fundamentally in the energy and industrial sectors.

He earned his degree from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in 1991 and he joined Prieto in 1992.

Mr. Bravo is professor of Commercial Law at the School of Law of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, where he has been teaching courses in Corporate Law, the Securities Market, the Financial System, Commercial Contracts, Insolvency and Bankruptcy continuously since 1998. In 2003 students named him the best professor at that School.

He also is a professor in the Master and Enterprise Law Program at the Universidad de Los Andes since 2004, where he teaches courses on commercial contracts and corporate governance. He has also spoken as an academician at several seminars.

He is a member of the Chilean Bar Association.

Languages

Spanish and English.

Member

He is a member of the Chilean Bar Association.

Education

He earned his degree from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in 1991 and he joined Prieto in 1992


Chile

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Prieto Abogados' 'flexible practice' covers complex cross-border deals, private equity transactions and joint ventures; recent deals involved the energy, banking, insurance and pensions sectors. The 30-strong group is also experienced in transactions involving the retail sector and food and wine industries. Active clients of the department include Inversiones La Construcción (ILC), Engie Energía Chile, Altis Principal Investments and HDI Seguros. In recent matters, the team was counsel to ILC, which operates in the Chilean and Peruvian finance and healthcare sectors, on its $49m purchase of a stake in Chile's Banco International and Factoring Baninter (the team also provides ongoing compliance advice to ILC). Juan Tagle and Fernando Bravo head up the practice, while José Andrés Pascual Moreno leads on compliance work. Also key to the group are Cristóbal Villarino, Gerardo Cruzat, Patricio Prieto L, senior associate Andrés Laymuns and associate Juan Andres Ilharreborde. Jaime Ríos  left to establish Ríos & Llaneza.

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