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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Fleischmann & León Abogados

Fleischmann & León Abogados' 'team demonstrates analytical capacity, legal and technical knowledge, strategic vision, and an ability to address complex problems'. It is highly rated for dispute resolution work involving infrastructure, construction, public works and mining concessions; active clients include Sociedad Concesionaria Túnel El Melón II, Constructora Tara Compu and Sacyr. Recent work saw the team act for ICAFAL Ingeniería y Construcción in the enforcement of a hotel construction agreement with Inmobiliaria Posh. Hernán Fleischmann Chadwick has 'outstanding intelligence, which allows him to anticipate scenarios and stay one step ahead', while fellow name-partner Juan Ignacio León Lira is 'a dedicated, analytical lawyer with great vision'. Construction specialist Juan Diego Rabat Celis joined as a partner from Molina Ríos Abogados and senior associate Cristóbal Marimón Mourgues was hired from Sacyr Chile.

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Projects and infrastructure
Projects and infrastructure - ranked: tier 2

Fleischmann & León Abogados

Fleischmann & León Abogados is experienced in advising on infrastructure projects involving public works' concessions, prisons, energy, airports, highways and telecoms, including contentious issues. Clients include Grupo Netglobalis, Brotec Construcción, Sacyr and OHL Industrial; recent madates include advising Sociedad Concesionaria Túnel El Melón II on a tunnel concession agreement. Hernán Fleischmann Chadwick, Juan Ignacio León Lira and Juan Diego Rabat Celis are all experienced advisers.

Leading individuals

Hernán Fleischmann Chadwick - Fleischmann & León Abogados

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Public law
Public law - ranked: tier 3

Fleischmann & León Abogados

Fleischmann & León Abogados is widely respected for its advice on public contracts and related administrative-law claims; the team is particularly focused on public works and concession-related matters. Recent matters include advising Empresa Constructora Bravo Izquierdo on a public works contract. Hernán Fleischmann Chadwick and associate Cristián Repetti Aravena are the key contacts.

Rising stars

Cristián Repetti Aravena - Fleischmann & León Abogados

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 2

Fleischmann & León Abogados

Fleischmann & León Abogados acts for real estate and construction companies, as well as investment funds, on the development of housing, offices and commercial real estate. Recnet mandates saw the team assist IFB Inversiones with the acquisition and finance of over 25 shopping centres and offices. Other clients include Inmobiliaria Viviendas 2000, Gestión y Asesorías Inmobiliarias Real Assets, Befco Inmobiliaria and SBA Torres Chile. Juan Ignacio León Lira and Juan Pablo Urenda are highly rated;  senior associate Vicente Fuenzalida Rivas, who previously worked at Inmobiliaria Pocuro and Salfa, joined the practice in 2018.

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