Mr Luis Parada > DLA Piper Chile > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper Chile
El Golf 150
10th Floor
Las Condes

Work Department

Labor Law
Social Security
Immigration Law




Luis Parada leads the Labor & Employment practice group of DLA Piper Chile and serves as Latin America’s Practice Group (Co-) Leader in Employment.

Luis has an extended and recognized experience advising local and foreign clients in matters, such as, adaptation of gig economy services to local standards, compensation and benefits for senior executives, stock option, RSUs and other incentive plans, collective bargaining, high complexity labor litigation and internal investigations (i.e. antiunion practices, harassment and discrimination, impairment of human rights), global mobility, handbooks and policies, termination of high ranked officers and reductions in force, labor due diligence processes, board directors and managers training sessions, among other matters.

He also regularly advises clients about workforce restructuring and outsourcing, proprietary information and assignment of invention agreements, implementing employment restrictive covenants and tax contingencies of labor matters.

Luis is a member of the Centro Chileno de Derecho del Trabajo A.G., the Chilean National Chamber of Commerce, Services and Tourism (CNC) employments´ commission and the Chilean Association of Metallurgic and Metal Mechanic Industries (Asimet).


Spanish and English


Chilean Bar Association; International Bar Association -Employment Law and Industrial Relations Committee, Nationality and Immigration Law Committee; Chilean Society of Labor Law; Chilean Center of Labor Law A.G.

Luis also participates in the Legal Commission of the Chilean Commerce, Services and Tourism Chamber (CNC), and is also a regular member of the Employment Commissions of the following business associations: Chilean Commerce, Services and Tourism Chamber (CNC) and Asociación de Industrias Metalúrgicas y Metalmecánicas A.G. (Asimet).


Universidad Central, Law Degree (J.D.); Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile LL.M.(Master of Laws); Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Diploma in Labor Law and Social Security

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Labour and employment

(Leading individuals)

Luis ParadaDLA Piper Chile

The five-member group at DLA Piper Chile acts on a broad scope of labour law issues, ranging from collective bargaining, employment litigation and compensation schemes, to high-level executive terminations, internal investigations, due diligence, labour compliance, corporate immigration, the tax aspects of remuneration, and Covid-19-related employment issues. The ‘best partner an in-house attorney can have‘, group head Luis Parada is a labour and employment and corporate immigration expert. At associate level, Diego González (who joined in early 2021 from Morales & Besa), and Iñaki Irisarri and Ignacio Abogabir, all have broad labour and employment law experience. Former counsel Juan Pablo Mesías  moved to NLD Abogados in 2021. Since research concluded, Gabriela Andrade has left the firm.