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

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

Work Department

Dispute resolution: litigation, construction.




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.


Spanish and English


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.


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

Established in April 2021 by three former Reymond & Cía partners (Rodrigo Riquelme Yáñez, Diego Fuentes González and Camilo Silva Correa), Riquelme, Silva & Fuentes houses an eight-strong practice that litigates in relation to concessions and construction contracts, both before local courts, as well as in national and international arbitration tribunals. Practice leader Riquelme, who ‘offers an excellent service through his deep knowledge of international law‘, is a specialist in disputes involving infrastructure, construction, and private and public concessions; Fuentes is a construction law and dispute resolution expert; and Silva routinely acts in major construction-litigation cases.

Chile > Public law

Founded as recently as April 2021 by three former Reymond & Cía partners, Riquelme, Silva & Fuentes‘ public law practice focuses on assisting clients with all aspects of their relations with the Chilean State; the seven-strong team fields specialists in administrative and public regulation, along with litigation at all levels, including the Supreme Court and Constitutional Tribunal. Heading up the group, Rodrigo Riquelme (who also leads the firm’s dispute resolution department), routinely acts in matters before the Technical Review Board on Public Works Concessions; while construction law and dispute resolution expert Diego Fuentes González is experienced in public works concessions’ arbitration commissions.