Our law firm is composed by attorneys at law with more than 15 years of experience, who have been formed in the most prestigious and traditional schools in Chile, marked by excellence and innovation in the exercise of the broadest areas of law, and whose development focuses on personalized management of opportune solutions, according to the requirements of our clients.
José Luis Baró Ríos
Partner, graduate from the Universidad de Chile Law School, whose professional approach is linked to intellectual property of information technologies, advising and management in corporate governances and real estate, litigation and labor law.
Prior to BFC Abogados, he has worked for leading legal firms, companies and economic groups, focusing cur rently in advising entrepreneurs and startups linked to the digital environment. Besides, he has extensive legal and commercial experience in real estate business.
As partner he leads the intellectual property and copyright division, constitutional rights and litigation in Courts. He also is part of the corporate and business law area.
Languages: Spanish and English
Carlos Fuentes Retamal
Partner, graduate from the Universidad de Chile Law School, LLM in Corporate Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2018), Diploma in Business Law and Real Estate, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2012).
Prior to BFC Abogados, he served as a real estate attorney in Itaú Bank, former BankBoston, in charge of General Guarantees legal area. Moreover, he has broad experience in indigenous and administrative law, by having served as legal counsellor of the Provincial Governorship of Easter Island.
As partner he leads the corporate law and real estate business areas of the firm, working as an external advisor to boards of different corporations and as a chief lawyer or legal manager of some companies in the real estate sector. He also is part of the civil and commerce litigation area of our firm.
Manuel Cacho Gálmez
Partner, graduate from the Universidad de Chile Law School, LLM in Trial Advocacy, California Western School of Law, San Diego, USA (2019); Diploma in Economic Public Law from Universidad de Chile Law School (2012); specialized in public and private litigation, with broad experience in administrative, civil and commercial law.
Prior BFC Abogados, he worked as an attorney at law for the Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic, Legal Division of the Department of Public Works, and Ministry of Internal Affairs and Public Security, advising contract process.
As partner he leads the litigation and negotiation team, foreign clients representative, and public admnisitrative division. He also is part of the corporate and business law area.
Languages: Spanish and English.