Isidora Goyenechea 2800, las Condes Piso 42 755-0647 Santiago, Chile
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Francisco Corona

Counsel Carey Isidora Goyenechea 2800, piso 43, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile.
tel.+56 2 2928 2210


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Getting the Deal Through – Mining 2013

11 July, 2013


Counsel of Carey’s Natural Resources, Energy and Environment Group. His practice focuses on natural resources, mining, energy and environment.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Recognized as Leading Lawyer in Mining, Chambers Latin America.
  • Recognized as Leading Lawyer in Mining, Who’s Who Legal.


  • Law, Universidad de Chile.
  • LL.M. in Natural Resources and Environmental Law and Policy with a Mining and Energy specialization, University of Denver (2003).

Activities and Memberships

  • Assistant Professor of Mining Law, Universidad de Chile (since 2004).
  • Member of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation.


Chile (2001).


Spanish and English.

Recent Representative Experience

  • Teck Quebrada Blanca in the expansion of its hypogene project of USD6.2 billion.
  • Teck Carmen de Andacollo, a Chilean subsidiary of Teck Resources, in the execution of a Long Term Offtake Agreement and a Streaming Agreement with different subsidiaries of Royal Gold.
  • Teck Relincho in the implementation of a copper project of USD3 billion.
  • Codelco in the constitution of mining easements for Radomiro Tomic Division.
  • Barrick Gold Corporation in the sale off a 50% interest in the Zaldívar copper mine in Chile to Antofagasta PLC for USD1.005 billion in cash, forming a new partnership with one of the world’s leading copper companies.
  • Pattern in the implementation of its solar energy projects.
  • Kinross in its restructuring of certain assets in Chile.