Guillermo Vial

Associate / Chile

Member of the Corporate/M&A and Venture Capital + Fintech team. His practice focuses mainly on M&A, the capitals market, financial law, infrastructure and projects, high-complexity contracts, and corporate law in general, counselling both domestic and foreign clients. Additionally, he counsels start-ups and investors on Venture Capital matters, and local and foreign FinTech devoted to digital wealth management, payment means, alternative systems for transactions, and investment platforms, among others.


Work experience

  • 2012 - present Associate

    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (antes Philippi Prietocarrizosa & Uría)

  • 2018 - International associate

    Corrs Chambers Westgarth en la oficina de Sydney




Featured Cases



  • 2014 -

    "Enforceability of the shareholder agreements registered in the Shareholder's Registry of a Corporation"

    Guillermo Vial en alongside con Daniel Barros - Estudios de Regulación Empresarial
  • 2013 -

    "Power of attorney granted by the debtor to a financial institution to issuing a promissory note"

    - Derecho Corporativo: Jurisprudencia Comentada
  • 19 November, 2021 Chile

    Chilean real estate start-up Houm gets funding round

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  • 22 October, 2021 Chile

    Fintech M&A: Latin American and Chilean Fintech ecosystems in the global eye

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  • 7 April, 2021 Chile

    AD Retail’s Serie G and Serie H Notes Offering

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  • 14 July, 2020 Chile

    Chile’s AD Retail restructures more debt

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  • 16 September, 2019 Chile

    PPU advised Quiñenco S.A.

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  • 2017 University College London LLM in International Banking and Finance Law

  • 2013 Lawyer Supreme Court of Justice

  • 2012 Lawyer Universidad Diego Portales

    Magna Cum Laude



  • Editorial Board Member of the Tax Law Yearbook published by Universidad Diego Portales, Chile 2010 – 2015

Academic activities

  • Activity 2010 - 2012

    Business Tax Planning" y "International Taxation" Assistant - Universidad Diego Portales

Seminars and Conferences