Francisco Varela > Barros Silva Varela & Vigil > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Barros Silva Varela & Vigil
AVENIDA APOQUINDO 3500, PISO 16
LAS CONDES
Chile

Work Department

Natural Resources / Tax Law

Position

Partner

Career

Francisco is a partner of Barros, Silva, Varela & Vigil and leads the areas of natural resources and tax law. He has extensive experience leading exploration and mining exploitation projects, as well as structuring funds and financing projects related to mining and energy.

Languages

Spanish / English

Education

Law, Universidad de Los Andes, Chile
Master in Taxation Law, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Corporate and M&A

The 10-strong team at Barros Silva Varela & Vigil focuses on corporate advice to financial institutions, private equity and investment funds, and energy and mining developing companies. Its transactional work includes due diligence and negotiating complex acquisitions with both national and international counterparts. Practice co-heads Jorge Vigil and Francisco Varela have particular expertise in M&A and restructuring, and mining and energy matters, respectively. Senior associates Felipe Valle F and Sebastián Barros C are also noted.