Roberto Guerrero V

Profession

Partner

Biography

Roberto Guerrero V. graduated from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law. After a few years of private practice, he obtained a scholarship from the Inter-American Development Bank to study a master law degree at NYU. After graduation, he practiced for a year in the New York offices of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and then returned to Chile as an associate of Guerrero Olivos, a leading Chilean law firm, where he became partner. 

He teaches corporate and business law at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law. From 1997-2000, he was the director of the Master in Corporate Law and between 2011-2015 he was the Dean of the Law School. 

Roberto Guerrero V. has been recognized as a leading individual among Chilean lawyers in the fields of Banking & Finance and Corporate & M&A by the U.K. guide “Chambers” in years 2001-2015. He was also mentioned as a leading Chilean lawyer under 40 years old by the survey “20 under 40” of the U.K. publication “Latin Lawyer” in 2003. In January, 2012, he was designated by the American publication Best Lawyer as “Lawyer of the Year” in Chile in the fields of banking & Finance.

His practice focuses in the areas of corporate law, business law and financial law and, in such capacity, he has participated in the design, negotiation and implementation of complex and sophisticated transactions representing domestic and international clients, including American, European and Asian multinationals.

Roberto Guerrero V. is a frequent speaker at international conferences.

Areas of Practice

Corporate
Banking and Finance