Ignacio Larraín

Partner

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Chile

Competition, Dispute Resolution, Insolvency

Personal contact

Partner at PPU expert in counsels pertaining to potential cartels, abuse of dominance, merger control, procedures before the Chilean Competition Court, investigations before the National Economic Prosecutor’s Office and in the design and implementation of compliance programs. He has specialized in competition law counsels related to the banking, oil, telecommunications, retail, laboratories and energy markets. Global Competition Review and Who’s Who Legal recognized him as one of the 8 future Competition leaders in Chile (lawyers under 45). Chambers and Partners recognized him as a leading lawyer on competition/antitrust. Ignacio also heads the insolvency team of the firm in Santiago, representing both debtors and lenders in local and cross border insolvency proceedings.

Education

2006
LAW DEGREE
Law
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
2009
LAWYER
Law
Corte Suprema
2011
GRADUATED
Economy, Competition Law & Regulated Markets
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Work experience

2019 - CURRENTLY
PARTNER
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
2017 - 2018
PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATE
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
2017
ASSOCIATE
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
2016 - 2017
FOREIGN ASSOCIATE
Departamento de Derecho de la Competencia y de la Unión Europea Uría Menéndez
2012 - 2016
SENIOR ASSOCIATE
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
2009 - 2012
ASSOCIATE
Gutiérrez, Waugh, Jimeno & Asenjo Abogados
2008 - 2009
ASSOCIATE
Carvallo, Bizzarri & García Abogados
2008 - 2008
LAWYER
Dirección de Asuntos Legales Telefónica Móviles Chile S.A.

Publications

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Academic and Teaching Activities

2015 - 2017
Procedural Law
PROFESSOR - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
2014 - 2014
Legal Reasoning
COORDINATOR - Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez
2014 - 2014
Comitte to reform the Procedural Law Tenure Program
ASSISTANT - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Ignacio Larraín is frequently instructed by multinational clients to act across the full range of competition law mandates in Chile, including multinational merger control work and cartel investigations. According to one client, “Ignacio Larraín is a competition expert who has strategic foresight. He is sharp, competent and very professional”. Chambers & Partners,  America 2023.