Mr Diego Fuentes González > Riquelme, Silva & Fuentes > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

Riquelme, Silva & Fuentes
Calle Magdalena 140, piso 18,
Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
7550104
Chile

Work Department

Dispute resolution: litigation, construction.

Position

Partner

Career

Diego Fuentes specializes in Construction Law and dispute resolution. He has experience in domestic arbitration, public works concessions arbitration commissions and social litigation. He has also acted as consultant in matters of Administrative and Corporate Law for public works concession contracts.

Languages

Spanish and English

Memberships

A member of the list of Young Arbitrators of the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce (CAM Santiago), of the Chilean Bar Association and of the Chilean Society of Construction Law, he is also the director of an educational foundation.

Education

Law degree from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC). A partner at Riquelme, Silva & Fuentes, he is a graduate of Diploma Courses in Regulation from Adolfo Ibáñez University and Construction Law from UC, as well as a course in Construction Law from the University of Los Andes. He is a currently an Assistant Professor of the Diploma Course in Construction Law at UC.

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Dispute resolution: litigation

Chilean law firm Riquelme, Silva & Fuentes was launched in April 2021 by three former Reymond & Cía partners, namely Rodrigo Riquelme Yáñez, Camilo Silva Correa and Diego Fuentes González – but without Alfonso Reymond Larraín. Riquelme Yáñez is highly focused on the resolution of construction and concessions disputes involving the Chilean Treasury; Silva Correa is active in construction litigation that relates to both public and private works; and Fuentes González (recently appointed as a young arbitrator at the Santiago Arbitration and Mediation Centre) specialises in civil litigation.

Chile > Public law

Riquelme, Silva & Fuentes was launched in April 2021 by three former Reymond & Cía partners, who are well known for their advice on contract negotiations and disputes with Chilean state departments. The public law practice is also particularly noted for its advice on public work concessions, construction, public and private infrastructure, energy, public health services, real estate and family estates. Public law litigation and arbitration specialist Rodrigo Riquelme has ‘vast experience in advising important companies on their relations with the state‘; and Diego Fuentes González is a construction law and dispute resolution expert.