Ángeles Barría

Associate / Chile
  • Practice areas / Corporate / M&A
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Member of the Corporate/M&A team since 2007, focused on commercial and corporate law and corporate governance matters. Specialized in providing advice to local companies and foreign entities and their branches, in connnection with their investments in Chile, counseling in their their day to day affairs, as well as in M&A transactions and financing matters.


Work experience

  • 2012 - a la actualidad Senior Associate

    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

  • 2007 - 2011 Junior Associate

    Philippi, Yrarrázaval, Pulido & Brunner




Featured Cases

  • The Capital Group

    Legal assistance on their acquisition of 27% stake in Tanner Servicios Financieros S.A.

  • Mitsubishi Corporation

    Counsel in the review and negotiation of its joint venture with AES Gener for the construction and operation of Cochrane, a coal-fired power project with a projected capacity of 532 MW.

  • Mitsubishi Corporation

    Advised in the acquisition of Salmones Humboldt S.A. and its subsidiaries from Sociedad Pesquera Coloso S.A.

  • Konecranes

    Legal assistance in the acquisition of Koman Gruas Limitada and Gruas Koman Peru SRL, as well as in the restructuring of Konecranes’ entities in Chile.

  • Mitsubishi Corporation

    Counsel in its investment and joint venture with CAP S.A. in Cleanairtech Sudamerica S.A. for the construction and operation of a desalination plant.



  • 2013

    "Prácticas exclusorias y barreras artificiales en el mercado de telefonía móvil" of the book Derecho Corporativo Jurisprudencia Comentada of 2013

    Coauthor of the article - Thomson Reuters.
  • 2010

    Published at the end of 2009 and updated every year thereafter. Have contributed to its update of new editions since 2010 to today.

    Coauthor - “Doing Business in Chile Survey, Legal Rights”, by the World Bank Organization.
  • 2012

    Coordinator and contributor of the Chilean part of the “Doing Business in Latin America and the Caribbean" guide of Meritas. Published in 2012.

    - Red Meritas


  • 2014 Master Universidad de los Andes Master in Business Law

  • 2010 Postgraduate Diploma Universidad de los Andes Corporate Labor Law

  • 2008 Lawyer Supreme Court of Chile Law Degree

  • 2007 Law Decree Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Undergraduate of Law




Academic activities


Seminars and Conferences