History

Our Law Firm was founded by José A. Otero Bañados in July 21st 1923. In 1957, when Miguel Otero Lathrop returned after achieving a Masters Degree in Compared Law in United States of America, our Firm started to develop its international practice, advising a vast variety of international and multinational companies conducting business in Chile, and also Chilean companies and clients doing business abroad, both in United States and Europe.

Development

We are a Law Firm with 90 years of history, which keeping our values and traditions intact, has at the same time, renewed and adapted to the changes of business and law world.

Each generation of lawyers from our Firm has maintained the mission of giving an integral and efficient legal services to our clients, always understanding the sense of their business and giving a special attention to preventing and anticipating eventual issues, integrating client´s objectives and needs. Therefore, our working proposal is based on mutual trust, developing a close and personalized relationship.

Services

Our professional services cover every legal aspect regarding corporate and business activities, such as: General Practice, Commercial, Corporate, Contracts, Financing, Mergers and Acquisitions, Foreign Investments, Energy, Environmental, Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Antitrust and Trade Regulations, Consumer Law, Privatization, Infrastructure and Real States, Water and Sanitary Services, Labor and Employment Law, Tax Law, Telecommunications, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Copyright, Technology Law, Internet and Cyberspace, Licensing, Privacy, Communication and Media, Commercial Arbitration and Litigation.

We also have well-recognized experience in Litigation, including arbitration and litigation in ordinary and special courts and Appeals and Supreme Court.

International Alliances

Aware of the need to become part of the international community and with the purpose of delivering efficient service to our clients doing business abroad, our Firm maintains close relationships with the most prestigious law firms abroad. Furthermore, we are members and actively participate in different international alliances and associations.

Therefore, the Firm belongs to ILP (International Lawyer Partners) network, an association that is currently formed by 6 Law Firms from Chile, Ecuador, Germany, Spain, Mexico and Peru and to the International Alliance E-iure, a network of law firms with international departments, present in 17 countries all over the world, mainly in Europe and Latin America.

History

Our Law Firm was founded by José A. Otero Bañados in July 21st 1923. In 1957, when Miguel Otero Lathrop returned after achieving a Masters Degree in Compared Law in United States of America, our Firm started to develop its international practice, advising a vast variety of international and multinational companies conducting business in Chile, and also Chilean companies and clients doing business outside the country, both in United States and Europe.

Trajectory

Today we are a Law Firm with 90 years of history. We have been able to keep our values and traditions intact, but at the same time, renew and adapt ourselves to the changes of business and law world.

Each generation of lawyers from our Firm has maintained the mission of giving an integral and efficient legal services to our clients, always understanding the sense of their business and giving a special attention to prevent and anticipate eventual issues, integrating client´s objectives and needs. Therefore, our working proposal is based on mutual trust, developing close and personalized relationship.

Services

Our professional services cover every legal aspect regarding corporate and business activities, such as: General Practice, Commercial, Corporate, Contracts, Financing, Mergers and Acquisitions, Foreign Investments, Energy, Environmental, Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Antitrust and Trade Regulations, Consumer Law, Privatization, Infrastructure and Real States, Water and Sanitary Services, Labor and Employment Law, Tax Law, Telecommunications, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Copyright, Technology Law, Internet and Cyberspace, Licensing, Privacy, Communication and Media, Commercial Arbitration and Litigation.

We also have well-recognized experience in Litigation, including arbitration and litigation in ordinary and special courts and Appeals and Supreme Court.

International Alliances

Aware of the need to become part of the international community and with the purpose of delivering efficient service to our clients doing businesses abroad, our Firm maintains close relationships with the most prestigious law firms abroad. Furthermore, we are members and actively participate in different international alliances and associations.

Therefore, the Firm belongs to ILP (International Lawyer Partners) network, an association that is currently formed by 6 Law Firms from Chile, Ecuador, Germany, Spain, Mexico and Peru and to the International Alliance E-iure, a network of law firms with international departments, present in 17 countries all over the world, mainly in Europe and Latin America.