Eugenio Besa J-H.

Mr. Besa is mainly dedicated to commercial, financial and foreign investment matters. His experience covers mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and a broad range of financial transactions, especially project finance.

Mr. Besa was formerly with KPMG Peat Marwick where he practiced for approximately two years in the taxation area.

He has co-authored “Public Works Concessions in Chile”, published in The International Construction Law Review (1998), and “A History and Future Outlook on Chilean Banking and Financial Regulation” published in Inside the Minds, Banking and Finance Client Strategies in Central and South America, Aspatore.

He is an active member of the Bar Association in Chile and both the Chilean-French and the Chilean-British Chambers of Commerce.

L.C.J.S., graduated magna cum laude, Universidad de Chile School of Law (1986).

Admitted to the Chilean Bar (1986).

Mr. Besa teaches in the post-graduate corporate law programs at the Universidad del Desarrollo and the Universidad de Los Andes.

Eugenio Besa is ranked by Chambers Latin America 2020 Chile in Corporate and M&A.

  • He receives praise from clients, with one highlighting: “He is a good lawyer with a broad knowledge of the local legislation and a great vision for M&A transactions”. He regularly assists local and international clients with a variety of day-to-day and transactional mandates. Also, he has a notable track record on deals in the energy field.

Eugenio is also recommended by Legal 500 Latam 2019 in the areas of Banking & Finance, Corporate and M&A, Energy and Natural Resources: Electricity, Energy and Natural Resources: Mining and Projects and Infrastructure.

  • Clients have stated that “his experience is invaluable, and he is a good negotiator”. He is also highly regarded in subjects such as transactions and project finance.

It is worth mentioning that Leaders League has recognized the practice of Tax Law as “Highly Recommended”, which is under Eugenio’s leadership, and Corporate/ Mergers & Acquisitions as “Excellent”, which he co-leads with Guillermo Morales, Carlos Silva, Michel Diban, Macarena Laso and Álvaro Barriga.

He is also recognized in Banking & Finance, Corporate and M&A, Investment, Project Finance and Development Practice and Structured Finance by Best Lawyers 2020.

Experience of de Eugenio Besa J-H.