Firm profile submitted by Reymond & Cía
Managing Partners: Marcelo Olivares
Number of partners: 2 Number of lawyers: 3
Languages: English, French, Spanish
With its roots in one of the country’s most traditional and long-established law firms, founded in 1875 as Aldunate & Associates Attorneys, later to be known as Reymond & Fleischmann Attorneys. Reymond & Cia (Alfonso Reymond and Rodrigo Riquelme) has vast experience advising both local and foreign companies on litigation, trials, arbitrations, mediations and dispute resolution matters.
Particularly, Reymond & Cia is considered a ‘boutique’ law firm in the field of disputes resolution in areas related to infrastructure, construction, public works and mining concessions, in both public and private areas.
Infrastructure, Construction & Projects:
Reymond & Cia has wide experience in this area of practice in Chile. Through the years, local and international corporations have relied on the firm for advice on all subjects and fields related to this area. Alfonso Reymond Larraín and Rodrigo Riquelme Yañez lead a highly specialised team positioned in construction, private and public infrastructure, arbitrations, litigations and mediations on those areas.
Arbitrations, Litigations & Mediations:
Reymond & Cía is a recognised expert in all aspects related to this specialty. Led by Alfonso Reymond Larraín, Rodrigo Riquelme Yañez and the firm has a long record advising local and foreign clients in areas such as arbitrations, litigations, mediations and dispute settlements; considering subjects such as free competition, industrial property, civil and commercial law, tax, infrastructure, construction, concessions of public works, telecommunications, energy and natural resources. Some of recent works:
■ Representing Obrascon Huarte Lain Chile in a trial against Chilean Goverment, for the construction of the Military Hospital of La Reina. Alfonso Reymond Larraín filed his plea before the Supreme Court in the Military Hospital’s case, in which the Chilean Government was sentenced to pay nearly USD 9 million
■ Representing Sociedad Concesionaria La Fruta in a trial against the Chilean Treasury on refunds resulting from the termination of a concession contract, in which the Chilean Government was sentenced to pay nearly USD 23 million
■ Representing Aerosur Concession Company, in defense of the application of a fine of more than USD 25 million
Concessions of Public Works:
The firm has advised on various infrastructure projects in the country, advising both national and international concessionaires and construction companies in various aspects involved in public infrastructure concessions, as well as risk assessment in tendering, financing, construction and operation of projects.
Reymond & Cía advices companies in the infrastructure and concession public work with public litigation before the Constitutional Court. Led by Rodrigo Riquelme Yáñez.
White-Collar & Securites Litigation:
The firm provides preventive advice to eliminate criminal contingencies in corporate or contractual operations, as well as in business in general. Similarly, advice is provided on criminal contingencies and represents interests before the courts. Led by Alfonso Reymond Villegas, the firm provides advice on financial crimes, crime against competition, securities fraud, tax fraud, commercial crimes, embezzlement, criminal product liability, corporate fraud, violations of environmental laws, among others.
Key Clients: Abertis Autopistas, Empresa Constructora Belfi, CMB Prime Fondo Infraestructura I y II, Icafal Ingeniería y Construcción, Constructora CHRSA, Pan American Energy, Empresa Constructora Salfa, Socovesa
Contact: Alfonso Reymond Larraín
Tel: +56 2 2441 6300
Email: [email protected]