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www.bmaj.cl

Ana María Yuri

Tel:
Work +56 2 2757 7693
Email:
Web:
www.bmaj.cl
Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Managing Partner. Ana María's practice focuses on Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate and Commercial Law, and Banking, Finance and Securities. She has extensive experience in banking, finance, securities and capital markets. She regularly advises local and multinational clients on their corporate affairs, as well as insurance companies on joint venture arrangements.

Career

Ana María previously worked at Grasty, Quintana, Majlis& Cía.(2001-2006) and as legal advisor to the Committee of Constitution, Legislation and Justice of the Chilean Senate. Ana María is a professor of Corporate Finance at the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez.

Languages

Spanish and English.

Member

Ana María is a member of the Chilean Bar Association.

Education

Ana María graduated from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (2000) and holds a Certificate in Governmental Management from the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (2002). She studied a Master in Business Law (c) at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain (2008).


Chile

Banking and finance

Within: Next generation lawyers

Ana María Yuri - Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana

Within: Banking and finance

Fielding an impressive 24-strong team, Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana is particularly noted for its advice to institutional investors -including insurance companies and public and private investment funds- on structured and syndicated financing arrangements; the practice is also experienced in structuring corporate and securitised bonds. Significant clients include Inversiones e Inmobiliaria Almonacid (IIA), EuroAmerica, Sandvik Credit and Energía Latina. Recnet matters saw the team act for Canada's Coro Mining on the structuring and execution of a $58m financing plan, including both a private placement and a  rights offering; and advise IIA, as debtor, on the granting of a syndicated loan facility with a lender group of several Chilean Banks and life insurance companies. Ana María Yuri and name-partner Octavio Bofill co-lead the departmetn; Rodrigo Saffirio and José Antonio Velasco are also highly regarded. Former senior associate Daniela Buscaglia moved in-house at WeWork in February 2019.

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Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana's 21-strong practice group has broad experience in corporate matters, from M&A, capital markets and banking and finance, to project development and real estate; it is paticularly well known for structuring complex M&A-related corporate governance mechanisms. Recent mandates incuded acting for private equity firm Patria Investment on its $35m acquisition of a Chilean gym chain, undertaken in partnership with a Brazilian gym chain's controlling shareholders and involving the due diligence of 15 Chilean companies, tax planning and coordination with Brazilian lawyers. Alejandro Álvarez and Octavio Bofill co-head the corporate practice; also highly rated are Ana María Yuri, José Antonio Velasco and Rodrigo Saffirio. Clients include Nutrien, CCU Inversiones, Alef Biotechnology and Bayer.

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Projects and infrastructure

Within: Projects and infrastructure

Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana has particular expertise in mining-related projects, but the practice is also well known for advising on power generation facilities, ports, airports, and real estate developments. Significant clients include  Innovación Energía (IE), Oceanus Power & Water, EuroAmérica, Ferrostaal and Eléctrica Puntilla; the team assisted IE, a joint venture between Energía Latina and Empresas Gasco, with the development of an electricity generation plant. Pablo Mir, Alejandro Álvarez, Octavio Bofill and Alejandro Álvarez are all highly regarded. Ana María Yuri and José Antonio Velasco are also key contacts.

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Real estate

Within: Real estate

Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana advises financial institutions and international investment funds on the development and financing of major real estate projects and investments in Chile. Tech Pack, EuroAmerica, Nueva Costanera Gestión Inmobiliaria and Constructora Pacal are clients; the team assisted industrial company Tech Pack with the sale of several real estate assets. Alejandro ÁlvarezOctavio Bofill and Ana María Yuri are the key contacts.

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