Mr Guillermo Fonseca > Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana
AV ANDRÉS BELLO 2711, 8TH FLOOR
7550611 LAS CONDES
SANTIAGO
Chile
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Position

Guillermo Fonseca is the head of the Tax department of BMAJ.

He specializes in taxation issues for the financial and insurance industries and has extensive experience in major cross border operations, mergers and acquisitions, and tax structuring.

Guillermo also represents clients in judicial proceeding in Court of Justice, as well as before public and regulatory authorities.

Guillermo has extensive knowledge of tax legislation for Peru, Colombia and Spain, specifically advising clients on the tax effects of investment in these and other South American countries.

Career

  • Partner, Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Lawyers (since 2012);
  • Associate, Deloitte (2002-2012).

Languages

Spanish and English

Memberships

  • International Fiscal Association (IFA);
  • Chilean Bar Association.

Education

  • Master in Tax Planning Management, Universidad de Santiago (1999);
  • Accepted to practice law by the Supreme Court of Chile (2008);
  • J.D., Universidad de Chille (1995).

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Tax

Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana‘s five-member tax team covers restructuring, planning, litigation, and transactional and international tax; the practice also acts in controversies with the Chilean IRS and before the tax courts. In 2020, the team additionally advised longstanding clients on emergency legislation (introduced as a result of the coronavirus pandemic). Specialising in finance and insurance sector-related tax issues, lead tax partner Guillermo Fonseca is highly regarded for cross-border operations, M&A matters and tax structuring; at senior associate level, Jorge Valenzuela is active in both litigious and transactional matters, while Paris Norambuena is experienced in transactional and regulatory work.