José Miguel Carvajal D.

Mr. Carvajal concentrates on commercial, finance and corporate areas, at both domestic and international level. He has extensive experience in loans, bond offerings, securitizations, and in foreign investment and foreign exchange matters.

Before joining Morales & Besa in 2006, Mr. Carvajal worked at Carey y Cia from 1997 to 2006, and as an international associate in Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, New York (2001 – 2002).

He co-authored “Código de Comercio Comentado”, AbeledoPerrot, Legal Publishing Chile (2011).
Member of the Chilean Bar Association.

L.C.J.S., Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Law School (1994).

Admitted to the Chilean Bar (1995).

Post graduate degree studies in Economy & Finance for Lawyers, Universidad de Chile (2000).

Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Chicago Law School (2001).

Professor of Commercial Law at the Universidad de los Andes Law School (2004 to date).

José Miguel Carvajal is ranked by Chambers Latin America 2020 Chile in Banking & Finance.

  • He is recommended by market commentators, with one source noting: “He was excellent, I really liked working with him. He had an extraordinarily pragmatic approach to solving several problems”.

José Miguel has been recognized as “Leading Lawyer” in Banking & Finance by Legal 500 Latam 2019, and was also highlighted in the area of Projects and Infrastructure.

He has also been recognized as “Highly Regarded” by  IFLR 1000 2019 in Banking and Project Finance.

It is worth mentioning that Leaders League has recognized the practice of Project Finance as “Leading”,  which José Miguel co-leads with Carlos Silva and Myriam Barahona, and Banking & Finance as “Leading”, which he co-leads with Guillermo Morales and Myriam Barahona.

José Miguel Carvajal is listed as a Leading Lawyer in Legal 500 2018 Latin America in Banking and Finance; and recommended in Projects and infrastructure.

Experience of de José Miguel Carvajal D.