Jorge Vial

Partner

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Chile

Dispute Resolution, Insolvency

Personal contact

Partner at PPU expert in resolution of disputes. With ample experience as a litigator before the Supreme Court, appellate courts throughout the country, and ordinary civil courts, he is also a renowned expert in the handling of foreign and domestic arbitration.

Education

1998
MASTER
Law (LLM)
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
1993
LAWYER
School of Law
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
1997
SCHOLARSHIP
Vicerectoria Académica
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
1997
SCHOLARSHIP
Presidente de la República
MIDEPLAN
1997
SCHOLARSHIP
Law
Fulbright

Work experience

2020 - CURRENTLY
PARTNER
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
2017 - 2020
SENIOR FOUNDING
Vial Larraín & Cia.
2013 - 2016
ASSOCIATE
Morales & Besa
2013 - 2016
ASSOCIATE
Urenda, Reconret, Orrego & Dörr
1998
FOREIGN ASSOCIATE
Sidley & Austin LLP, Nueva York
1989 - 1996
ASSOCIATE
Claro y Cia. 1989 - 1996

Publications

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Academic and Teaching Activities

1997 - CURRENTLY
Civil Procedure
PROFESSOR - Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
2011
Invited to report about the new “Chilean Civil Procedure Code”, before the “Constitution, Legislation and Justice Commission”
ASSISTANT - Chilean House of Representatives
2006
“Outstanding Professor” Award
Universidad Católica de Chile

Jorge Vial is routinely instructed by clients to handle both commercial litigation and arbitration mandates. He heads the law firm’s dispute resolution practice, which is headquartered in Santiago. A client reported: “Jorge Vial is a brilliant litigator, who has vast experience and knowledge, and provides clients with the best defence strategies.” Chambers & Partners, 2023.