Isidora Goyenechea 2800, las Condes Piso 42 755-0647 Santiago, Chile
Tel:(+56 2)29282200, Fax:(+56 2)29282200, E-mail:

Tomás Varela

Associate Carey Isidora Goyenechea 2800, piso 43, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile.
tel.+56 2 2928 2217


Member of Carey’s Real Estate / Construction and Engineering Group. He advises domestic and foreign clients on real estate development projects, including land use and building permits matters, title reviews, sale-purchase agreements, leases, and other civil practice matters, also in construction, engineering and administration of projects and related legal issues. Pre-viously, he was a member of the Corporate/Telecom Group.


  • Law, Universidad de Los Andes.
  • Degree in Real Estate Law, Universidad de Los Andes (2011).


Chile (2010).


Spanish and English.

Recent Representative Experience

  • Sencorp on the reconstruction process of the Parque Titanium project (a mixed-use project of three buildings), after a flood of the Mapocho river destroyed several floors of the project. Carey’s assistance included the preparation and negotiation of the agreements with the project’s co-owners and tenants in relation to the reconstruction process.
  • Larraín Vial y Grupo Patio on the due diligence process and acquisition of the management of Aurus Renta Fondo de Inversion Privado, a Chilean fund owner of several commercial properties and offices with a net worth around USD$300 million. As part of the due diligence process, Carey´s real estate team performed the due diligence of the real estate owned by the fund.
  • Mesoamerica, a leading M&A advisory and private equity firm in Latin America focused on Central America and the Andean Region, on the due diligence process and acquisition of a majority stake of Unifood, a leading group in the Chilean fast-food industry. Unifood owns and operates brands the Pedro Juan & Diego, Pollo Stop, Fuente Nicanor and XS Market, with more than 120 stores in Chile. As part of the due diligence process, Carey´s real estate team performed the due diligence of all the lease agreements of the mentioned stores, their titles and permits.
  • UNICEF on all matters related to the acquisition of its new South American headquarters, in Santiago, Chile. This included, among other matters, the legal due diligence of the property and the negotiation of the acquisition documents.
  • Greystar Real Estate Partners on a joint venture with Credicorp Capital Asset Management Administradora General de Fondos, for the investment, development and management of residential properties held for rental purposes, located in Chile.

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