His practice is focused on water law, mining law, natural resources transactions and litigation, corporate and commercial law.
IFM Investors on the sale of Pacific Hydro, a renewable energy company with assets in Australia, Chile and Brazil, to State Power Investment Corp. of China. This deal was recognized as Cross-Border M&A Deal of the Year of 2016 by Latin Finance.
Pacific Hydro Group on a permanent advice for developing a legal strategy for water rights and on regulation and permits matters associated to hydropower projects Chacayes, Coya, Pangal, Los Arándanos, Nido de Águila, La Higuera and La Confluencia.
Kinross on a permanent advice for developing a legal strategy for water rights, water rights consolidations and judicial and administrative procedures related to the development of its mining projects Lobo Marte, Mantos de Oro and Maricunga.
Copihue (Ferrero Rocher) on the acquisition of water rights (purchase agreements) and on an administrative process to acquire water rights for their agricultural business.
Kinross on corporate restructuring of its mining assets, on strategies referring to relocation of easements, and on legal implications related to the possible exploitation of new orebodies close to Copiapó.
Barrick Gold Corporation on the sale process of the 50% of Compañía Minera Zaldívar and advise on water rights and permits matters.
Hidroeléctrica La Higuera and Hidroeléctrica La Confluencia on water rights and permits matters.
Origin Energy on the analysis and report of water rights for the acquisition of the Cuervo, Blanco and Cóndor hydro power plants projects.
Lachlan Star on the purchase process of Dayton gold mine at Andacollo, and subsequent operation expansions.
Hidroeléctrica Chacayes on the due diligence for a USD340 million refinancing.
ACTIVITIES AND MEMBERSHIPS
Teaching Assistant of Law, Market and Economics, Universidad Católica (2001–2003).
Foreign Associate, Energy and Natural Resources Group, Clayton Utz, Brisbane, Australia (2014).
Collaborator of AUSCHAM (Chile-Australia Chamber of Commerce) (Since 2010).
Lecturer in seminars and conferences in the field of natural resources law.