His practice focuses on corporate law, civil law, commercial law, project finance, capital markets, concessions and telecommunications.
Brookfield Asset Management on a mezzanine financing for the construction and operation of two renewable energy plants (Cerro Dominador Project) located in the Antofagasta region: a 110MW concentrated solar plant (utilizing molten salt technology) and a 100MW solar photovoltaic plant, that jointly will provide 210MW of base load renewable capacity to the Chilean electrical grid.
VTR on a financing with several domestic and foreign banks and financial institutions for USD484 million, consisting of a revolving credit line for up to USD185 million; a local long term loan for approx. USD 275 million (CLP174 billion) and another revolving credit line for approx. USD24 million (CLP15 billion).
Eletrans in an international private offering of notes under rule 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, targeted to institutional investors, for an amount equal to USD180 million at an interest rate of 4.06% and due 2037.
Owners of concessions over toll roads in Chile on the modification and refinancing of their concessioned projects (Gibson Dunn & Crutcher).
Tarjeta Naranja, subsidiary of Banco Galicia, leading company in the Argentinian credit market, on the issuance of notes registered in the stock markets of Buenos Aires, New York and Luxembourg (Gibson Dunn & Crutcher).
An international investment fund on the acquisition of an important stake in six concessioned ports in South America, and on the negotiation of a new stockholder agreement governing the holding entity (Gibson Dunn & Crutcher).
Deutsche Bank on a credit agreement for USD450 million under New York Law and obtention of guarantees, in different jurisdictions, in order to finance the acquisition of energy generation plants in Peru (Gibson Dunn & Crutcher).
Caesars Entertainment Corporation, a worldwide leading company in the entertainment, gambling and hotel business, on the sale of a relevant stake in a hotel and casino project in Punta del Este, Uruguay (Gibson Dunn & Crutcher).
Porsche Holding, member of the Volkswagen Group, on the acquisition of the wholesale business for Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and MAN vehicles.
Emerson Network Power on the acquisition of Elevair, a Chilean services company.
Liberty Global on the acquisition of VTR, leading telecoms company in Chile.
EWOS, the Norwegian supplier of food for the aquaculture industry, on the acquisition of the Chilean fish farming company Nova Austral and its subsidiary Comercial Austral. The acquisition of Nova Austral was made under the bankruptcy of its controlling shareholder Acuinova.
ACTIVITIES AND MEMBERSHIPS
Foreign Associate, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, New York (2016-2017).
Professor of Civil Law, Universidad de los Andes (since 2014).
Teaching Assistant of Civil Law, Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (2008–2010).
Teaching Assistant of Procedural Law, Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (2007-2009).
Member of the Chilean Bar Association.
Member of the New York Bar Association.
Author of “The Reciprocal Breach, and the Defense of Unfulfilled Contract against the Remedies of the Creditor”, Civil Law Studies X (2014).
Research project sponsored by FONDECYT “A Reform of the Rules of Breach of Civil Code” (2011).
Author of “Constitutional Regulations of the Property over Incorporeal Goods”, Ius Novum Journal (2008).