Magliona Abogados > Santiago, Chile > Firm Profile

Magliona Abogados
Avda Andres Bello 2687
piso 24, Las Condes
Santiago - Chile
Chile

Chile > Data privacy Tier 2

Leveraging off its significant IP and TMT expertise, Magliona Abogados fields a six-member group with longstanding data protection and privacy experience. Representative work includes advising heavyweight clients, such as Google, Falabella, Entel, MercadoLibre and Dafiti, on major data-related assignments, including pharmaceutical data processing. The team has also recently focused on the interaction between AI and its privacy-related limits, where director Carlos Araya is particularly active, as well as the ongoing relevance of consumer law to data protection. Managing partner Claudio Magliona's broad practice includes data protection work; Nicolás Yuraszeck has expertise in data protection and data processing, along with pharmaceutical data; and Giovanni Donati is a consumer law-related data protection expert. Associates Karla Cid (an October 2020-hire from Microsoft) and Bárbara Reyes are also key team members.

Practice head(s):

Claudio Magliona; Nicolas Yuraszeck; Giovanni Donati

Testimonials

They are the best connoisseurs of data privacy in the country, which means that they represent the main technology companies.

They have exceptional knowledge.

Without a doubt the best firm in the data privacy area.

Outstanding ability.

Claudio Magliona and Nicolas Yuraszeck are available 24/7, and have great knowledge that can be applied to both business and industry.

Claudio Magliona advises on matters of public privacy policy, which is an advantage he has over other firms.

Key clients

Google

Netflix

DirecTV

Airbnb

J&J Personal Care

Compara Online

Entel

Hexagon

Coordinador Electrico Nacional

Falabella

MercadoLibre

Dafiti

Correos de Chile National Post office

Dlocal

Close UP

Silice

Smart Mining

Icon Group

Owens Corning

Work highlights

  • Advising Google (on an ongoing basis) on several matters, including data protection laws.
  • Advising Netflix on privacy policy, opt-out rules and consumer data protection regulations.
  • Advising DirecTV (on an ongoing basis) on data protection issues.

Chile > TMT Tier 2

Magliona Abogados' nine-strong TMT practice combines expertise in technology and IP with public policy and government relations experience. Typical work includes assisting with regulations and corporate structures for operational start-ups, as well as matters involving IP protection and labour relations. 'Standing out among the market's best lawyers', Claudio Magliona's extensive practice takes in corporate law and finance, technology, telecoms, intellectual and industrial property, and entertainment matters; with particular expertise in public policies and government relations, Nicolás Yuraszeck is experienced in new technologies, IP and telecoms law; and Giovanni Donati is a TMT-related corporate law specialist. At director level, Carlos Araya is an intellectual and industrial property expert, while Karla Cid, Bárbara Reyes and Ramon Rojas are also key attorneys.

Practice head(s):

Claudio Magliona; Nicolas Yuraszeck; Giovanni Donati; Carlos Araya

Testimonials

There is no other firm that has the knowledge, expertise, willingness and availability to serve its clients like Magliona Abogados.

The partners are available 24×7 to resolve and attend to clients’ requirements.

These lawyers have years of professional experience, and have solid industry knowledge and business acumen.

Claudio Magliona has extensive expertise, which makes him stand out among the market’s best lawyers; he is a professional with high ethical standards and expert in negotiating. He also has a capacity for speed and quality of response that cannot be found in other legal practices.

Nicolas Yuraszeck has a solid background in this area.

Key clients

Google

Amazon Prime

Netflix

Airbnb

Directv

Falabella

Hexagon

Stub hub

Infobip

Ascenty Data Center

Google Data Center

MercadoLibre

Dlocal

Dafiti

Logitech

Coordinador Electrico Nacional

Autodesk

Cementos Bio Bio

Teck

Correos de Chile National Post office

Watts

Smart Mining

Silice

Scharfstein Lab

Work highlights

  • Advises Google, on an ongoing basis, in relation to public policy, data centre permits, copyright law and data protection, among others.
  • Advises Airbnb, on an ongoing basis, in relation to public policy, liability of intermediaries, sharing economy issues and taxation of digital services.
  • Assists Netflix with digital service taxation issues, data protection and general regulatory advice.

Chile > Intellectual property Tier 3

Housing a seven-member IP team, Magliona Abogados‘ IP practice is able to leverage the firm’s expertise in technology matters; representative work includes patent and trade mark litigation, software licensing, IP transactions (including taxation), and negotiations with performance rights organisations. The group also advises on IP public policy, copyright clearance for advertising companies and IP enforcement campaigns. The principal advisers are Nicolás Yuraszeck (IP, patent, trade marks, domain names and licensing); senior partner Claudio Magliona, whose broad practice includes intellectual and industrial property matters; director Carlos Araya (trade marks, patents, licences and IP lawsuits); and IP litigation attorney Ramon Rojas.

Practice head(s):

Nicolas Yuraszeck; Claudio Magliona; Carlos Araya

Testimonials

Broad expertise, including the IP aspects of AI.

Claudio Magliona and director Carlos Araya have substantial knowledge of IP matters.

Key clients

Terramar

Smart Mining

SQM

Autodesk

Comscore

Google

Amazon Studios

Falabella

Aintech

Watts

Grupo ICB

Directv

Hexagon

Netflix

Chile Post Office

Coordinador Electrico Nacional

TECK

Wados

Dafiti

CBB

Verisure

Work highlights

  • Assisted Terramar with patent protection and enforcement issues.
  • Assisted Smartmining with the protection and enforcement of trade marks and domain sites.
  • Assisted SQM Mining Company with legal strategies to protect intangible assets.

Chile > Corporate and M&A Tier 4

Magliona Abogados' ten-member team focuses on the day-to-day operations of companies, including their corporate and labour law requirements, along with M&A and buyout operations. The practice is co-directed by corporate, M&A and consumer law specialist Giovanni DonatiJuan Pablo Montiel, who advises on corporate, real estate and labour matters; and name partner Claudio Magliona, who handles corporate structures, M&A, software development agreements and franchising, along with a niche specialism in film distribution, production and financing. At associate level, Carolina Abarca, who in addition to her corporate practice is the labour group director; Karla Cid (corporate matters, new technologies, IP and telecoms law); and Karla Frez and Bárbara Reyes, who both advise on corporate law and real estate (among other matters) are all noted.

Practice head(s):

Claudio Magliona; Giovanni Donati; Juan Pablo Montiel

Testimonials

They have a team of very solid, experienced professionals.

Magliona Abogados compares very favourably with other firms due to their efficient and assertive way of working.

Lawyers by vocation who are always ready to help and attend in an agile and efficient way – we turned to Magliona Abogados because of their experience and knowledge.

Compared to other firms, the experience of the practice is that they respond quickly, regardless of whether in English or Spanish, and they additionally always provide complementary material as requested, which greatly helps corporations.

Claudio Magliona is simply exceptional – a strategic pillar for us, with a holistic view of the industry that allows us to navigate between regulations.

Claudio Magliona is appreciated for his strategic and business vision, exceptional communication skills and great power of execution.

Giovani Donati has great capacity for deal execution and with excellent response times.

My experience with Juan Pablo Montiel was fantastic. Very dedicated, attentive, professional, and at an excellent technical level.

Key clients

Sucden

Ascenty

Americold

Comscore

Stockton

J&J Personal Care

Comparaonline

The Chemist Group

Hexagon

Orange

Globalization Partners

Wados

Dafiti

Arkema

Dlocal

Aggreko

wabipay

Smart Mining

Icon Group

Owens Corning

world vision

Kaszek

Emtec

Directa24.com

Paiku

Work highlights

  • Advising Owens Corning on all corporate legal matters.
  • Handling corporate and transactional matters for Johnson & Johnson in Chile.
  • Assisting Sucden with corporate and transactional matters.

Magliona Abogados provides legal services of excellence both to local and multinational companies. We specialize in corporate matters, tax services, complex business litigation and finance structures, telecommunications, technology law, intellectual and industrial property and management of government relations and public policies, including, among others, corporate structuring, due diligence planning, mergers and acquisitions, financial assistance, syndicated loans, liability restructuring and leasing. We are experts in licensing and software development agreements, technological platforms, franchises, data protection, computer crimes, distribution, production and financing of film and television.

Our clients encompass a wide range of enterprises. Our goal is to build sound and enduring relationships that help our clients reach their goals.

Our team includes prominent attorneys educated in the most prestigious law schools in Chile and abroad. Some have masters in business, technology law or in other areas of expertise. Our lawyers commonly speak at seminars and conferences and are well-known academics in their areas of specialization at the best universities in the country. They are continuously publishing articles in prestigious international magazines and authoring books on special subjects. The members of our firm have fluent command of English gained during extended periods of study and practice in English-speaking countries, which allow us to represent the interest of our clients.

Our professional services include specialized corporate, corporate and tax matters, litigation, telecommunications, new technologies law, intellectual and industrial property and management of government relations and public policies, including, among other matters, corporate structuring, process planning due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, financial advice, syndicated loans and restructuring of liabilities. We are experts in licensing and contracts for software development, technological platforms, franchises, data protection, cybercrime and contracts for distribution, production and financing of productions.

Areas of practice
Banking, financing and project finance: Magliona Abogados is involved in all types of finance, collateral and security, simple and syndicated loans, derivatives transactions and project finance. The firm represents banks as well as companies on local and international markets.

Bankruptcies, compositions, restructurings and foreclosure: Magliona Abogados counsels lenders and borrowers in bankruptcy, insolvency and judicial procedures and in the foreclosure of mortgages, pledges and other liens assessed on assets located in Chile. The firm has developed significant expertise in restructuring, rescheduling and renegotiating liabilities.

Corporate law, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions: Magliona Abogados provides legal counsel in corporate and contractual matters, including joint venture, merger, acquisition and due diligence processes. The firm advises its clients on the determination of the corresponding corporate structure, including the negotiation of shareholders, agreements and preparation of the documents necessary to materialise a joint venture, merger or acquisition.

Intellectual property, telecommunications and technology: Magliona Abogados has a team of experts in the protection of cutting-edge technologies and the intellectual and industrial property of its clients. It advises important telecommunications companies, software producers and producers of other technologies, as well as internet service providers and other enterprises that require protection of their intangible assets such as databases.

DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Partner Claudio Maglionacmagliona@magliona.cl+56 2 3210 0030
Partner Giovanni Donatigdonati@magliona.cl+56 2 3210 0030
Partner Juan Pablo Montieljpmontiel@magliona.cl+56 2 3210 0030
Partner Nicolas Yuraszecknyuraszeck@magliona.cl+56 2 3210 0030
Associates : 11
Partners : 4
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Partners : 4