Firm Profile

Carey

Firm Details

 

Carey is Chile’s largest law firm, with more than 270 legal professionals.

We are a full service firm. Our various corporate, litigation and regulatory groups include highly-specialized attorneys and practice areas covering all areas of law.

Our clients include some of the world’s largest multinationals, international organizations, and some of the most important local companies and institutions.

Our lawyers have graduated from the best law schools in Chile and most of our mid- and senior-level associates have graduate degrees from some of the world’s most prominent universities.

We are an effective bridge between legal systems. Most of our partners and senior associates have worked in North America, Asia, and Europe, as foreign or regular associates with leading international law firms, or as in-house counsel for major corporations or international institutions.

 

Management

Jaime Carey
Managing Partner

Demographics

Partners

Women: 4

Multi-Racial: 34

Men: 30

Of Counsel

Women: 3

Men: 3

Associates

Women: 114

Multi-Racial: 295

Men: 112

Management / Department Heads

Women: 4

Multi-Racial: 5

Men: 1

Paralegals

Women: 1

Multi-Racial: 6

Men: 6

Non-Legal Employees

Women: 103

Multi-Racial: 138

Men: 51

Law Firm of the Year Awards

  • Banking and Finance Law in Chile (2020)
  • Capital Markets Law in Chile (2019)
  • Corporate and M&A Law in Chile (2018)
  • Insurance Law in Chile (2018)
  • Banking and Finance Law in Chile (2017)
  • Natural Resources Law in Chile (2017)

Top Listed National Awards

  • Top Listed in Chile with 42 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chile in Capital Markets Law with 8 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chile in Corporate Governance and Compliance Practice with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chile in Information Technology Law with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chile in Investment with 13 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chile in Private Equity Law with 6 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chile in Technology Law with 4 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Santiago with 42 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Santiago in Capital Markets Law with 8 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Santiago in Corporate Governance and Compliance Practice with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Santiago in Information Technology Law with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Santiago in Investment with 13 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Santiago in Private Equity Law with 6 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Santiago in Technology Law with 4 lawyers

Awards

  • Chilean Law Firm of the Year 2019, 2018, 2016, 2014, 2011 and 2009 by Chambers & Partners.
  • Client Service Award for Chile2017, 2015, 2013 and 2010 by Chambers & Partners.
  • Latin America Law Firm of the Year 2012 by Chambers & Partners.
  • Jorge Carey, Lifetime Achievement Award 2007 by Chambers & Partners.
  • Band 1 Firm in Trademarks 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011 by World Trademark Review.
  • Latin America Media & Entertainment Tax Firm of the Year 2011 by International Tax Review.
  • Tax Litigation Firm 2010 and Tax Firm of the Year 2009, 2008 and 2018 by International Tax Review.
  • Law Firm of the Year 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008 and 2007 by IFLR.
  • Firm of the Year 2011 by Latin Finance.
  • Law Firm of the Year in Chile 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 and 2006 by Whos Who Legal.
  • Client Choice Award for Chile 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006 and 2005 by Client Choice.
  • Leading Chilean Law Firm in Labor & Employment 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 by Practical Law Company.
  • Leading Chilean Law Firm in Banking and Finance, Corporate, M&A 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 by Practical Law Company.
  • Jorge Carey, Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 by Latin Lawyer.
  • Jorge Carey, Law Firm Leader of the Year 2008 by Latin Lawyer.
  • Chilean IP Law Firm of the Year 2015, 2014 and 2013 by Managing Intellectual Property.
  • Chilean law firm with more recognitions in the 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014 rankings by Best Lawyers.
  • Best Latin American IP Firm 2013 and 2015 by International Legal Alliance Summit & Awards.
  • Silver Award, Best Latin American IP Firm 2014 by International Legal Alliance Summit & Awards.
  • Silver Award, Best Latin American Law Firm 2014 and 2015 by International Legal Alliance Summit & Awards.
  • Latin America Law Firm of the Year 2013 by International Legal Alliance Summit & Awards.
  • Pro Bono Leading Light. Chilean law firm recognized for its pro bono work in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012 by Latin Lawyer and The Vance Center.
  • Best Mentoring Program for Women 2016 by Chambers and Partners.

Clients

  • American Express
  • Bayer
  • BCI
  • Brookfield
  • Cargill
  • Codelco
  • Ferrero
  • GSK
  • HSBC
  • IFC
  • JP Morgan
  • Liberty Seguros
  • Luxottica
  • Maersk
  • Metlife
  • Mitsui
  • Nestlé
  • Novartis
  • Oracle
  • Pepsi
  • Santander
  • Scotiabank
  • Teck
  • TNT
  • United Health Group
 

About Our Clients

Our clients include some of the world’s largest multinationals, international organizations, and some of the most important local companies and institutions.

Contacts

Magdalena Engel
Communications Manager

"Law Firm of the Year"

Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2020 Chile
Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2019 Chile
Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2018 Chile
Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2017 Chile
Carey has received the following "Law Firm of the Year" accolades. Only one firm in a practice area is awarded this top honor each year:
  • Chile's "Law Firm of the Year" awards:
    • Banking and Finance Law - 2020
    • Capital Markets Law - 2019
    • Corporate and M&A Law - 2018
    • Insurance Law - 2018
    • Banking and Finance Law - 2017
    • Natural Resources Law - 2017

Firm Practice Areas

  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Advertising Law
  • Arbitration and Mediation
  • Aviation Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Capital Markets Law
  • Competition / Antitrust Law
  • Construction
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Customs and Excise Law
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Information Technology Law
  • Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Life Sciences Practice
  • Litigation
  • Maritime Law
  • Mining Law
  • Natural Resources Law
  • Privacy and Data Security Law
  • Private Equity Law
  • Project Finance and Development Practice
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Technology Law
  • Telecommunications
  • Trade Law
  • Venture Capital Law
  • Water Law