Paulina Miranda

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

Partner of PPU expert in labor and employment law, social security and inmigration, 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.

Clients describe working with head of department Paulina Miranda as "an excellent experience," adding that she is "extremely focused on finding solutions to the client's problems from a legal risk standpoint." Band 2 – Chambers and Partners - Labour
She has an in-depth knowledge of labour law and provides very quick and precise answers to any issues that may arise in this field Chambers & Partners 2019 - Labor

Work experience

  • 1997 - 2013 Director and co-head

    Labor and Inmigration group

  • 2014 - 2016 Principal Partner

    PMV Abogados

  • 2016 - a la actualidad 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 see publication
  • October 2017 Santiago Chile

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

    Paulina Miranda - La Segunda see publication
  • 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 see publication
  • June 2017 Santiago Chile

    Si hay huelga en un banco, olvídese de la chequera

    Paulina Miranda - La Segunda see publication
  • April 2017 Santiago Chile

    Mujeres de Derecho

    Paulina Miranda - Derecho UC see publication
  • March 2017 Santiago Chile

    ¿Cómo las empresas deberán enfrentar la nueva ley laboral?

    Paulina Miranda - Diario Financiero see publication
  • October 2016

    ADR faces challenges in LatAm labour conflicts

    Paulina Miranda - Latin Lawyer see publication
  • 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 see publication


  • 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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