Isidora Goyenechea 2800, las Condes Piso 42 755-0647 Santiago, Chile
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Jorge Carey

Chairman Carey Isidora Goyenechea 2800, piso 43, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile.
tel.+56 2 2928 2221


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Jorge Carey stands out among “The most powerful and influential lawyers of 2016”

28 October, 2016

Clarin’s case award: “The judges have treated effectively not to leave anything open”

15 September, 2016

Jorge Carey talks about his professional career leading Chile’s largest law firm

26 May, 2016

Jorge Carey discusses his views regarding the recent Chilean Government reforms

4 April, 2016

Jorge Carey receives Latin Lawyers’ Lifetime Achievement Award

22 March, 2016

Jorge Carey discusses the latest Chilean law and tax reforms

13 March, 2016

Jorge Carey: One of Chile’s 12 most influential people

30 October, 2015

What’s the current status of the Clarín case? (Op-ed Jorge Carey)

19 September, 2015

Jorge Carey talks about the current Chilean business industry

19 August, 2015

Jorge Carey talks about the current Chilean political situation

27 July, 2015

Jorge Carey: “Analyzing the repeal or modification of DL600 is an issue that can be discussed”

7 November, 2013

Jorge Carey: “We need to have deeper methods to teach students to think and not give them the problems solved”

27 May, 2013

Jorge Carey: “The award is a recognition to our legal status”.

20 December, 2012

Jorge Carey in 3D

23 November, 2012

Realism in expropriation (op-ed Jorge Carey)

26 April, 2012

Jorge Carey: Lawyer, traveler and businessman

7 March, 2011

Clarín Case (Jorge Carey op-ed)

7 September, 2010

Jorge Carey’s code

6 December, 2008

Law Firm Leader of the Year 2008: Jorge Carey

7 November, 2008

Jorge Carey is the first Chilean to be appointed as Law Firm leader

22 October, 2008

Jorge Carey, 2008 Law Firm Leader according to Latin Lawyer Magazine

24 October, 2008

Fighting corruption (Jorge Carey op-ed)

29 July, 2008

Jorge Carey: “Justice requires major surgery”

23 June, 2006

Jorge Carey: “I have a weakness for Lagos”

7 October, 2003


Chairman of Carey. His practice focuses on corporate and business law, mergers and acquisitions, project finance, and international arbitration.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Latin Lawyer (2016).
  • Lawyer of the Year Award in Investment, Best Lawyers (2015).
  • Law Firm Leader of the Year in Latin America, Latin Lawyer (2008).
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Chambers & Partners (2007).
  • Recognized as Leading Individual in Corporate and M&A, Chambers Latin America.
  • Recognized in Corporate, M&A and in Arbitration, Latin Lawyer 250.
  • Recognized in Corporate and M&A, Legal 500.
  • Recognized as Leading Private Practitioner in Arbitration, LACCA.
  • Recognized in Arbitration and Mediation; Corporate and M&A; International Arbitration and Investment, Best Lawyers.


  • Law, Universidad Católica de Chile (Ranked highest in his class – Tocornal, Montenegro and Gutiérrez Alliende awards).
  • Master in Comparative Jurisprudence, New York University (Fulbright Scholar).


Author of legal publications, including “Debt to Equity Conversion: a Chilean Legal View” (1990).


Frequent lecturer in legal seminars, meetings and conferences both in Chile and abroad.

Activities and Memberships

  • Conciliator of the Center for the Settlement of International Investment Disputes (ICSID) in Washington D.C., designated by the Chilean Government (2005-2011; 2011-2016 and 2017-2023).
  • Member of the panel of arbitrators of the Arbitration Center of the Chamber of Commerce of Santiago.
  • Chairman of Moneda Chile Fund; Vice-Chairman of AFP Provida, Quebrada Blanca and Enaex, and Chairman of corporations such as Masisa and Cemento Melón. He is also Chairman of Instituto Libertad, Corporación del Patrimonio Cultural and of Centro de Estudios Internacionales of the Universidad Católica.
  • Member of the Chilean Bar Association.
  • Member of the International Bar Association.
  • Member of the Inter-American Bar Association.
  • Former chairman of both the British Chilean Chamber of Commerce and the Canada Chile Chamber of Commerce and former member of the board of AMCHAM.

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