/ Chambers and Partners 2015 destaca a Alessandri en Propiedad Intelectual, Area Corporativa y Mercado de Capitales

25 Septiembre, 2014

Recientemente fue presentada la versión 2015 de la publicación inglesa Chambers and Partners.






Alessandri y sus abogados nuevamente fueron destacados en las siguientes áreas de práctica:

Intellectual Property – Chile

Band 2 | Alessandri & Compañía Abogados

Basic facts about the department

– 3 partners

– 12 other qualified lawyers


What the team is known for Handles a wide range of trade mark and patent matters for a variety of local and international clients, with particular expertise in musical and cinematographic assets. Regularly litigates on behalf of clients and is well placed to participate in criminal and competition proceedings stemming from IP rights.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)

“We are very happy and have had excellent results with them – they are extremely proactive and give clear and pragmatic advice.”

“They recognise what we need and what we don’t need, which helps us to minimise our workload.”

What’s new? Loreto Bresky was recently appointed the first female partner in the firm’s history.

Work highlights Successfully represented international pizza franchisor Domino’s in proceedings before the Chilean trade mark office and intellectual property tribunal regarding an opposition to the registration of its brands relating to the home delivery of pizzas.

Notable practitioners

Clients say department head Rodrigo Velasco S is “knowledgeable and easy to work with.” He recently led a team advising nutritional supplement producer Laboratoires Inneov on an application to cancel a competitor’s trade mark. Director of trade marks and patents Marcos Morales is highly respected by peers, who highlight his outstanding knowledge and academic contributions to the field. Rodrigo Velasco A is “approachable and committed to our company,” enthuse happy clients, who add: “He has the ability to combine legal guidance with business advice.” New partner Loreto Bresky is “efficient and responsive – she will always let me know if something happens and takes the initiative in providing me with options.” Associate Felipe Schuster is recommended by peers as being “clean and constructive.” He recently formed part of a team representing TV sport channel Canal de Futbol in bringing actions against a local company for the unauthorised transmission of its signal.

Significant clients Domino’s, Novartis Animal Health, HBO, Monsanto, Michael Kors.

Band 2: Rodrigo Velasco A (Alessandri & Compañía Abogados), Rodrigo Velasco S (Alessandri & Compañía Abogados)

Band 3: Loreto Bresky (Alessandri & Compañía Abogados), Marcos Morales (Alessandri & Compañía Abogados.

Up and Coming: Felipe Schuster (Alessandri & Compañía Abogados)


Corporate/M&A – Chile

Basic facts about the department

– 3 partners

– 16 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Assists local and foreign clients with corporate and M&A matters, including related negotiation, document drafting and due diligence processes. Experienced in structuring transactions and regulatory compliance.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)

“They give timely advice and have a good knowledge of our business, which assures the quality of their response.”

Work highlights Represented GM in its acquisition of Ally Financial’s affiliates in Chile.

Notable practitioners

Arturo Alessandri is the key client contact.

Significant clients GM, Johnson & Johnson, Caterpillar, Alsea, Samsonite.


Capital Markets – Chile

Felipe Cousiño of Alessandri & Compañía Abogados represents several foreign funds and is praised by clients because “his legal advice is timely, accurate and easy to understand.” They add: “He appreciates the commercial aspects, as well as the legal ones.”