BMAJ is considered one of the best full-service law firms in Chile. We offer innovative and effective legal services to both local and international clients in an array of practice areas.
Main practice areas
International and domestic arbitration: Our internationally recognised arbitration practice acts in conflicts resolved under all major arbitration rules, such as ICC, UNCITRAL and LCIA. The team also acts in domestic arbitrations under CAM Santiago rules, as well as in ad hoc arbitrations.
Mining and natural resources: We are one of Chile’s foremost mining and natural resources law firms. Our lawyers are recognised both in Chile and abroad as leaders in their field and are highly specialised in mining, geothermal power and water law. The team also has extensive experience in the financing of mining projects.
Mergers and acquisitions: We provide comprehensive counsel in M&A matters, with specialised knowledge in the commercial, finance, tax, labour, administrative and competition law matters involved in M&A transactions. We are a market leader in the development, negotiation and execution of complex and innovative transactions, both domestic and cross-border.
Corporate law: We provide high-quality counsel to clients on a broad range of business activities including corporate governance, complex reorganisations, and structuring and negotiation of commercial transactions in all sectors of Chile’s economy.
Banking, finance and capital markets: Our lawyers provide advice to banks, financial institutions and private businesses, with a strong background in project financing in real estate, retail, power generation, mining and oil and gas sectors.
Antitrust and unfair competition: We have experience in complex merger reviews, cartel investigations, concentration and abuse of dominant position issues. We also counsel clients in proceedings with antitrust authorities.
Regulated markets and public law: Our team acts on behalf of multinational companies, local enterprises and state entities in all matters relating to regulated sectors.
Environmental law: Our lawyers advise on compliance, permitting procedures, transactional due diligence, sanctioning procedures and matters regarding water rights; for clients in the energy, mining, real estate, agriculture and engineering industries, among others.
Civil and commercial litigation: Our dispute resolution team is well known for its involvement in public interest litigation and complex cases requiring the collaboration of different legal fields.
Labour: Our labour lawyers advise clients in all sectors of the Chilean economy both regarding daily operational matters as well as bargaining negotiations, and the long-term strategic analysis and planning of their employment concerns.
Tax: Our tax specialists provide in-depth planning advice, allowing our clients to reach their business goals in a tax-effective manner.
Telecommunications: We provide comprehensive advice to operators in the telecommunications and broadcasting sector, including telephone, mobile and internet service providers, broadcast television channels and telecom technology service providers.
Construction, infrastructure and real estate: We have significant expertise counselling national and foreign clients acting as investors, shareholders, developers, contractors or suppliers.
Energy: We advise project developers, operators, financial backers and public authorities in matters related to power generation, transmission and distribution of renewable and traditional energy sources.Av. Andrés Bello 2711, piso 8
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