Partner Profile

Oscar Aitken



LL 250



Partner at Carey and co-head of the labour and the construction and engineering groups. In the labour area, his practice includes collective bargaining, union matters, unfair labour practices, compensation and benefits, discrimination and general violations of employee fundamental rights, employment termination, work-related illnesses and accidents, labour-related litigation.

In the construction and engineering practice, Mr Aitken has vast experience in contracts for all phases of engineering construction and infrastructure projects including design build, EPC, EPCM and BOT. His experience ranges from the early stages of projects, biddings (public concessions and PPP projects), claim management to dispute resolution. Mr. Aitken has also extensive experience in a variety of real estate projects such as the development of natural conservation parks, housing, office and residential buildings, hotels and industrial developments, among others.

Practice areas

Construction and engineering, infrastructure and project development, labour and employment law.


Law, Universidad de Chile (summa cum laude). 
LLM, University of Michigan (1991).


Chile (1989).

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