EXPERIENCE

Clemente has extensive experience in dispute resolution, focusing his practice in litigation and arbitration, constitutional litigation and consumer protection lawsuits.

He previously practiced as an associate at the law firm Abogabir Miranda (2022), as a solicitor at Artigas, Huidobro, Molina y Mosqueira (2021) and BNR Gestión Independiente de Patrimonios (2019) and intern at Alessandri Abogados (2019).

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Demetrio has experience in corporate and tax matters, with an emphasis on national and international transactions in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and project financing.

Previously, he worked as a in Guerrero Garcés Abogados (2019-2021), in Pérez Videla Abogados (2015-2019) and as a paralegal in the corporate group of Barros & Errázuriz Abogados (2011-2013).

Member of the Colegio de Abogados de Chile A.G.

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Fernanda concentrates her practice in corporate matters and especially on issues related to fintech companies, including cryptocurrency exchanges, open banking, money transmitters and digital lending platforms. She provides advice to national and international clients, focusing mainly on startups.

Previously, she worked as an intern in the Municipal Corporation for the Promotion of Economic and Productive Development of Estación Central (IDEACTIVA CENTER). In 2019 she worked as a research assistant at the Legal Innovation Lab of the UC Law School.

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Gabriela concentrates her practice in corporate, contracts, financing and due diligence litigation matters.

Previously, she worked as an intern in the M&A/Corporate area at Barros y Errázuriz Abogados from October 2018 to January 2020.

EDUCATION

Law Degree, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (2021).

EXPERIENCE

Ignacio specializes in corporate and securities market matters, with experience in public works concessions, family-owned companies, and general corporate matters.

He worked as a lawyer at Intervial Chile S.A. (2020-2021), at Alcaíno Abogados (2019-2020), at Eluchans y Cía. (2017-2018), and previously he was a paralegal in the Securities Market area at Barros y Errázuriz.

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Irene specializes in litigation, arbitration, and other alternative dispute resolution methods.

She has advised several companies and renowned banks and financial institutions in the resolution of litigation and arbitration of various kinds, including legal advice in construction, consumer protection, regulated markets, among others.

She also has experience in other alternative dispute resolution methods, such as mediation, negotiation, and conciliation.

In 2023, Irene was appointed as a Young Arbitrator of the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce (CAM Santiago).

Also, she previously worked as an associate lawyer at Morales & Besa (2015- 2017) and Bulnes Urrutia & Bustamante (2017-2018). Subsequently, she worked as in-house counsel at AFP Cuprum (2018 – 2021).

She is co-author of the Publication “Foreign investment – Doing Business in Chile. Chilean-British Chamber (2017).

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Nicolas has focused his practice in the capital market area. He is permanently advising local fund managers regarding both the incorporation of either public or private investment funds, feeder funds and mutual funds and on the day-to-day operations of said funds and its managers. He has a permanent interaction with the Chilean Commission for the Financial Market.

Moreover, during the past years, Nicolás has directly assisted General Managers and Boards of Directors of different fund managers, on their daily business and also advising them before special situations or in case of inquires of the regulators, where deep knowledge of the capital market is needed. He also regularly advises on the investment structuring of the funds.

In addition, he actively advises stockbrokers and securities agents in their daily operations, considering both the legal and commercial implications of the advice. He also has experience in issuance of debt securities that can be publicly offered in Chile.

Previously, he worked as a Legal Compliance Officer at Redbanc S.A. (2013-2014), advising management and various units on corporate, real estate and contract matters involving clients and providers.

EDUCATION

Attorney, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2009).

RECOGNITIONS

THE LEGAL 500

EXPERIENCE

Nicolás has an extensive experience in litigation and arbitral procedures, with an emphasis on tort and contract trials, representing local and multinational companies defending their interests. 

Previously, he worked as an associate at Parraguez & Marín focusing on matters related to civil, commercial litigation and administrative disputes (2022). Between 2017 and 2020 he worked as an associate in the litigation and insurance practice area at Ríos, Ramdohr, García Abogados.

 In academic matters, he works as assistant teacher in the procedural law department of Universidad Diego Portales (2018 – present).

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Paulina specializes in corporate matters and information technology. In the corporate area, she has advised clients on due diligence processes and mergers and acquisitions in general, as well as having served as inhouse counsel for a technology company with regional reach. In matters related to information technology, she has helped manage legal risks in the implementation of technological solutions, contracting SaaS and IaaS services, public tenders, contentious administrative law, execution of complex technological projects (cloud brokerage, cloud computing services, and infrastructure in general), and has negotiated contracts with key technological players (Amazon, Google, Microsoft, SAP and among others). Additionally, she has advised companies in the participation of the Program for the Attraction of International R&D Centers of Excellence for Competitiveness 2.0 of Innova Chile, Corfo.

Previously, she served as director of the information technology area at Pagbam Schwencke (2020-2022), as inhouse counsel at Tivit Chile SpA (2012-2022), as a senior associate at Aninat, Schwencke y Cía (2012-2020) and as junior associate at Toro Cruzat y Cía (2010-2012).

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EXPERIENCE

Rodrigo joined HD’s Compliance team in August 2023, specializing in criminal matters.

Previously, he carried out his professional practice at the Public Defender’s Office, in the adolescent criminal responsibility unit.

In the academic aspect, Rodrigo was an assistant at the Pontificia Universidad Católica in the Public International Law course led by Professor Álvaro Paul (2018-2021); assistant at the same university in the Criminal Law course led by Professor María Elena Santibáñez and Claudio Feller (2020-2022); and assistant at the same university in the International Criminal Law course led by Professor José Ignacio Escobar (2022).

EDUCATION

Lawyer, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2023).

Course (MOOC) “Corporate Governance. Myths and Realities”, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (March 2023).

Course (MOOC) “Children’s Human Rights – An Interdisciplinary Introduction”, Université de Genève (December 2022).