Mr Eduardo Araya > DLA Piper Chile > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Corporate Law

Position

Associate

Career

Mr.  Araya is an associate at DLA Piper Chile. He advises local and foreign clients on issues involving the negotiation and drafting of civil, commercial and corporate agreements. Before joining the firm in 2015, Mr. Araya was an associate at a prominent Chilean law firm and, before that, an attorney with the Ministry of Mining.

Languages

Spanish and English

Education

Graduate in Law, School of Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2012), receiving his Law Degree in 2013

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Venture capital

DLA Piper Chile‘s predecessor -the former Bahamondez, Alvarez & Zegers- established a specialised VC practice group back in 2008, upon which the international firm has built and grown. Today it is regularly involved in landmark transactions, and has particular technology sector expertise. The team’s work includes assisting entrepreneurs with corporate restructuring for financing rounds (including the internationalisation of holding companies), and with the negotiation of financing rounds and exits. It is also experienced in advising investment funds through specialised, start-up-related due diligence work and investment document negotiations. Matías Zegers assists clients ranging from start-ups and fast growing, mid-market businesses to global companies. Key support is provided by senior associate Jorge Timmermann and associate Eduardo Araya. Since publication, Timmermann has been raised to the partnership (effective as of December 2020).