Ms Amory Heine > DLA Piper Chile > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper Chile
El Golf 150
10th Floor
Las Condes
Chile

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner

Career

Amory Heine has more than 17 years of experience in tax matters. She has been a partner at Rojas y Cía. since 2012, the firm from which she joined DLA Piper. Previously, she worked as a lawyer in the tax groups of BaraonaMarré Abogados and Carey y Cía., as well as a specialist lawyer at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

In her professional life, she has concentrated her practice in tax law, advising clients, both Chilean and foreign, in corporate and personal tax planning, providing consultancy in inbound and outbound matters and having participated in the structuring of businesses and companies in Chile and abroad. She also has experience in audits and litigation with the Internal Revenue Service (Servicio de Impuestos Internos), before the Tax and Customs Courts, the Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court.

Languages

Spanish and English

Memberships

Member of the Board of Experts of the Chilean Bar Association, in the area of Tax Law, for her outstanding professional career and contribution to this discipline.

Education

Graduate in Law, School of Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile receiving her Law Degree in 2003.
Master in Tax Law, School of Law, Universidad de Chile (2007-2008)
Diploma in Tax Litigation and Tax Prosecution, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (2020 – 2021)
Criminal Tax Litigation Course, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (2021)

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Tax

The three-member team at DLA Piper Chile assists with the implementation of tax strategies for diverse investment projects, and advises companies and individuals on the daily development of their businesses; it also assists with the resolution of tax-related conflicts, and provides tax support during M&A transactions and project financings. Additionally of note, the group advises on the tax side to infrastructure and digital services matters. Experienced in advising on a broad spectrum of tax matters, Rodrigo Álvarez leads the tax group, which includes key senior associate German Vargas. Since publication, the team has been further strengthened with the addition of Amory Heine, formerly of Rojas & Cía, in November 2021; she handles corporate and individual tax planning, and transactional and business structuring, along with audits and litigation before the IRS and tax courts.