Paulina Miranda

Partner / Chile
  • Practice areas / Labor
  • Languages / English, Spanish, French

Partner of PPU expert in labor and employment law, social security and immigration, focusing on assisting national and multinational companies with their employment matters, providing strategic advice and counseling to multinational employers on a wide range of global employment law and human resources matters. She assists employers with global employment issues and has significant experience in employment matters in M&A (including local and cross-border mergers and acquisitions transactions). Her practice also includes commercial and corporate law.

Well-regarded practitioner Paulina Miranda heads the practice and is praised for the advisory works she provides. Paulina Miranda is commended by a client who says: "She is very knowledgeable. I trust her advice, she gives us peace of mind". Chambers and Partners, Latin America 2022.

Work experience

  • 1997 - 2013 Director and co-head

    Labor and Inmigration group

  • 2014 - 2016 Principal Partner

    PMV Abogados

  • 2016 - present Partner

    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría




Featured Cases

  • GNL Mejillones Chile 2017

    Assistance in their employment matters and relations with their union. Advice on compliance policies.

  • Proskauer Rose LLP Chile 2017

    Assistance with the employment and labour matters of their multinational clients doing businesses in Chile.

  • Stryker Corporation Chile Chile 2017

    Labour advice on the day to day matters.

  • Gold Fields Chile 2017

    Labour advice on their significant employment matters with their operation in Chile.



  • January -

    The magazine Committee P News (IBA), Solium Global Shareplan database

  • December 2017 -

    Scotiabank lanza oferta para adquirir el BBVA en Chile por USD 2.200 millones

    Paulina Miranda - Lexlatin Ver publicación
  • October 2017 Santiago - Chile

    DT dice que bloquear señal de celular en la empresa es ilegal

    Paulina Miranda - La Segunda Ver publicación
  • September 2017 Santiago - Chile

    The Legal 500 revela los mejores estudios de Chile y perfila a los abogados líderes de la "próxima generación"

    Paulina Miranda - Diario Financiero Ver publicación
  • June 2017 Santiago - Chile

    Si hay huelga en un banco, olvídese de la chequera

    Paulina Miranda - La Segunda Ver publicación
  • April 2017 Santiago - Chile

    Mujeres de Derecho

    Paulina Miranda - Derecho UC Ver publicación
  • March 2017 Santiago - Chile

    ¿Cómo las empresas deberán enfrentar la nueva ley laboral?

    Paulina Miranda - Diario Financiero Ver publicación
  • October 2016 -

    ADR faces challenges in LatAm labour conflicts

    Paulina Miranda - Latin Lawyer Ver publicación
  • Agosto 2016 Santiago - Chile

    Exalumna de la Facultad asumió como socia de Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (PPU)

    Paulina Miranda - Facultad de Derecho, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Ver publicación


  • 1993 Lawyer Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile 1993 Degree in social sciences and law



  • International Bar Association
  • Chilean Bar Association, Chile

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