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Guillermo Zavala

Senior Counsel / Chile
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  • Languages / Spanish

Member of the Public Law Department. His practice areas are mainly focused on matters of public law and in the related areas, such as: environmental law, antitrust, regulation, public procurement, municipal law, portuary law, urbanistic law, customs law. He has worked fot both public entities and private companies in this matter.

Sources mention that Guillermo Zavala "is very involved in public law matters" and they go on to note: "He has very varied experience of many complex issues." Litigation, public procurement and customs law feature among his areas of expertise. Chambers and Partners – Public Law
A public law expert with extensive years of experience in the area. He focuses his practice on sector-related litigation, constitutional mandates and public bidding for clients in the mining and telecommunications spheres Chambers & Partners 2019 - Public Law
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Work experience

  • 2003 - a la actualidad Senior Counsel

    PPU

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Awards

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Featured Cases

  • Antofagasta Terminal Internacional Chile 2016/2017

    Defence and legal advice in a legal remedy before the Supreme Court regarding fines imposed by the Superintendency of the Environment. The Supreme Court decided to reduce substantially the fines.

  • Metro S.A. Chile 20014/2017

    Legal advice to Metro on the acquisition of rolling stock and equipment for the new lines 6 and 3 of Santiago Subway.

  • Municipalidad de Las Condes Chile 2016

    Defense of the municipality in a remedy of protection filed by neighbors against the implementation of televigilance ballons. The case was won in the Supreme Court.

  • Municipalidad de Colina Chile 2014/2017

    Defense of the municipality before courts regarding urban matters. All causes are won.

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Publications

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Studies

  • 1983 Lawyer Universidad de Chile Law Degree

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Memberships

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Academic activities

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    Ayudante

    Teacher's aide -
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Seminars and Conferences