Partner Profile

Carlos Silva

Morales & Besa


LL 250


Partner at Morales & Besa, head of projects and infrastructure and project finance. He also participates in corporate and M&A, energy, and banking and finance, among others.


He concentrates his practice on projects, financing and acquisitions, mainly in the infrastructure and energy fields. He has broad experience and knowledge of several industries, which allows him to manage complex projects in their different phases. He normally leads multidisciplinary teams, combining the underlying regulatory aspects of the project and the complexities involved (bidding processes, project financing, M&A or restructurings).

Awards and recognitions

Recognised Band 1 in projects by Chambers and Partners; as a “Leading Individual” in projects and infrastructure by The Legal 500, among other recognitions in several legal directories.

International experience 

International associate at Shearman & Sterling, NY (1999–2000).


Spanish and English.


Duke University, Law School, Master of Laws (LLM) (1999).
University of Chile, Law School, LCJS (1994).

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