CMS Carey & Allende

Projects Department

Chile
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What the team is known for Highly regarded international firm advising a varied clientele from the local and international markets on the execution and development of public and private sector concession projects in the energy and infrastructure fields. Frequently represents clients in power transmission line, power generation and renewable energy projects. Saeta Yield is a new client win.

Strengths Clients report: "They have the knowledge we were looking for and offer broad experience advising on project finance matters. They are also very good advising on sector-related regulatory and contractual matters."

Work highlights Instructed by EDEMSA to advise on the construction of a new transmission line, including the construction and easement agreements and environmental permits required. The overall matter was valued at approximately USD1 billion.

Notable practitioners

Senior partner Jorge Allende Z remains active assisting clients from the concession, mining and electrical transmission fields with related M&A transactions and project finance. His practice further encompasses the construction arena, where he routinely advises clients on the structuring and development of projects.

Respected partner Luis Felipe Arze possesses extensive experience advising clients on engineering and construction matters relating to the development and operation of infrastructure and energy projects. He offers additional capabilities handling the structuring, negotiation and execution of contracts in the mining and renewable energy fields.