Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos

Carlos Pérez-Cotapos

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Practice Areas

Mining and Natural Resources,Projects, Energy, Corporate and M&A.


Partner since 1999. He was a partner of the law firm Díez Pérez-Cotapos Silva & Lira since 1992, that merged with Cariola in 1999. Universidad Gabriela Mistral Law School, (LLB 1987). He has advised several large mining projects such as Escondida, Collahuasi and others. He leads the mining and natural resources department.

Professional Memberships

Co Senior vice-chair (2019 – 2020), and co-chair for the period 2021-2022 of the IBA Mining Committee; Chilean Bar Association; Australian and Canadian Chamber of Commerce; Rocky Mountain Foundation; officer of the IBA (SEERIL); Prospector and Developer of associations of Canada.


He taught Mining Law at Universidad Andrés Bello. He is a regular lecturer in seminars and congress of the IBA and Rocky Mountain. He has been recognized as top mining lawyer in several publications.