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Vergara y Cía

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Senior Partners: Alejandro Vergara Blanco, Daniela Rivera Bravo, Gonzalo Muñoz Escudero
Number of partners: 3
Number of other lawyers: 5

Firm Overview:
Vergara y Cía. is a leading boutique firm with an adviser consultant profile, founded in 1994. With over 25 years of solid experience, Vergara y Cía. has a team of lawyers specialised in administrative, water, mining, energy and natural resources.

Areas of Practice:
Energy & Natural Resources: Power: 25%
Energy & Natural Resources: Water: 30%
Energy & Natural Resources: Mining: 10%
Public Law: 20%
Litigation: 15%

Main Areas of Practice:
Vergara y Cía. is characterised by its flexible and independent legal advice. This includes assessments consulting, law reports, suggesting defence strategies or assuming them directly, among others.

The firm's specialised expertise allows it to initiate action and defence in courts and administrative agencies, studies of securities, licenses or apply for permits and support specialists in litigation and corporate studies.

Study members complement their professional activity with an active academic participation, publishing numerous books and articles in national and foreign journals.

The firm’s views involve a relevant activity in scientific and national public policy debates, which are expressed in lectures, seminars and conferences.

International Work:
Vergara y Cía. has an international partnership with the law firm Cassagne Abogados, located in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Languages:
Vergara y Cía.'s multilingual lawyers are able to work with non-Spanish speaking clients, especially in English.

Clients:
Abengoa Chile S.A.; Agrícola Ancali; Agrícola El Triunfo; Agrícola Greewich; Agrícola y Ganadera Cabeza Negra Ltda.; Astilleros y Servicios Navales S.A.; Asociación Chilena de Seguridad; Agrícola La Campana; Agricola Las Represas Limitada; Agrícola Super Limitada; Aguas Chañar S.A.; Antofagasta Minerals S.A.; Asociación Canales de la Cía.; Asocición de Empresas Eléctrica AG; BHP Billiton; CDEC-SIC; Celulosa Arauco y Constitución; Cía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi SCM;Colbún S.A.; Comisión Nacional de Riego; Comunidad de Aguas Canal Chufquen; Comunidad de Aguas Sistemas Embalse Paloma; Cooperativa Eléctrica Charrua Ltda.; Compañía General de Electricidad; Electro Austral; Empresa Agua Potable Valle Nevado S.A.; Empresas Hites S.A.; ENAP Refinerías S.A.; ENOR Chile S.A.; Exportadora Subsole S.A.; Forestal Mininco; Inmobiliaria Meyer Ltda.; InterChile S.A.; Junta de Vigilancia de la Cuenca del Río Huasco y sus Afluentes; Junta de Vigilancia Tercera Sección Río Aconcagua; Minera Centinela; Minera Los Pelambres; Minera Santo Domingo SCM; Pequeños y Medianos Generadores Asociación Gremial; Subsole; Synthon Chile; Transelec S.A.; Universidad de Concepción; among others.