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CMS Carey & Allende

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 3ChileLatin America 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Established team well regarded for representing clients in a variety of transactional mandates. Regularly called upon to advise multinationals from the technology, energy and agribusiness industries on acquisitions and divestments. Also well placed to assist with corporate reorganisations and the structuring of private investments. Société Générale de Surveillance and Blackstone are new client wins for the firm.

Strengths

A client values the team's "very good service," adding: "I would recommend the firm for any transaction. They offer a complete service with capable lawyers who have a broad knowledge of the area."

Work highlights

Advised Blackstone, a multinational private equity firm, on the acquisition of a stake in FRS Capital.

Notable practitioners

Respected practitioner Jorge Allende D is "a complete lawyer who has wide-ranging knowledge of the corporate arena," a client remarks. Another interviewee goes on to add: "He is a tremendously solid M&A lawyer who is very hands-on in his approach."

Ramón Valdivieso is "always available, offers a great delivery and has broad knowledge of the market," a client enthuses. Valdivieso continues to assist insurers and telecommunications companies with the negotiation of shareholder agreements and M&A transactions.

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Overview

CMS Chile’s strong practice enjoys a regional reputation of excellence and an in-depth expertise, advising some of the leading Chilean companies on mergers & acquisitions, and cross-border transactions that involve clients from the finance, energy, infrastructure, real estate and construction industries, as well as the telecom and hotels sectors. Foreign companies looking to enter Chile and current players rethinking their share of the market trust the team to steer their transactions. Its seal is to incorporate elements that allow operations to be successful in time, understanding the challenges that its international clients face in the development of their business.

Key clients: Sun Dreams S.A., The Blackstone Group L.P., Enagás S.A., Centerbridge Partners, AquaChile S.A, KKR Investment Fund, Sonda S.A, Société Générale de Surveillance (SGS), Bupa S.A.

Corporate/M&A Department

CMS Carey & Allende

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Department location

Av. Costanera Sur 2730, piso 9

Parque Titanium

Las Condes

Santiago de Chile

Santiago

Chile

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Chile

Corporate/M&A


Jorge Allende D
Band 4
Ramón Valdivieso
Band 4