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

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

Work Department

Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions

Position

Partner

Career

Jorge is a partner of Barros, Silva, Varela & Vigil and leads the corporate and mergers and acquisitions areas. He has specialized in joint ventures, corporate restructurings, shareholder agreements and capital markets.

He has been a professor of Civil Law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile since the year 2008 to date.

Languages

Spanish / English

Education

Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile,  Certificate in Tort and Contract Law Universidad de Chile
Master of Laws (LL.M), London School of Economics and Political Science, UK.

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.