Highlights

  • Chile-General-20

Morales & Besa advises Banco Security for financing of Central Hidroeléctrica El Pinar

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Security regarding the financing granted to related companies Empresa Eléctrica El Pinar SpA and Transmisora Continental Bío […]

August 4, 2016|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-02

Morales & Besa advises Sociedad Concesionaria Nuevo Pudahuel S.A., Aéroports de Paris Management S.A., VINCI Airports S.A.S. and Astaldi Concessioni SpA

Morales & Besa successfully advised Sociedad Concesionaria Nuevo Pudahuel S.A., an affiliate of Aéroports de Paris Management S.A., VINCI Airports S.A.S. and Astaldi […]

July 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-43

Morales & Besa advised Banco BICE on the project financing for Cumbres S.A. Central Hidroeléctrica

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco BICE regarding the financing granted to Cumbres S.A., owned by Scotta and Ferrero groups, for the construction and developme […]

July 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-07

Morales & Besa advises Cencosud S.A. and the Paulmann Family on a Registered public secondary offering of shares of common stock representing 6% of Cencosud

Morales & Besa successfully advised Cencosud S.A. and the Paulmann Family on a registered public secondary offering of shares of common stock representing 6% of Cenco […]

July 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-23

Morales & Besa advises Banco BICE  on financing granted to RP Renewable Energy SA

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco BICE regarding the financing granted to RP Renewable Energy SA , a subsidiary of RP Holding SLU, for the construction and de […]

July 13, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-40

Morales & Besa advises lenders for the El Pelicano PV Project to supply energy for Metro de Santiago

Morales & Besa successfully advised Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ,LTD., Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and Korea De […]

July 12, 2016|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-11

Morales & Besa advises Forum

The operation involved advising Forum Servicios Financieros S.A. (“Forum”), part of BBVA Group, in registering on the Securities Registry of the Superintendency of Securi […]

July 11, 2016|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-07

Morales  & Besa advises Bitumix (a subsidiary of Eurovia France) in the acquisition of Especialidades Asfálticas Bitumix C.V.V Ltda.

Morales & Besa advised Constructora de Pavimentos Asfáticos Bitumix S.A.  (“Bitumix”), a subsidiary of Eurovia France, throughout the due diligence process, preparati […]

July 11, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-25

Morales & Besa advises Rojas Group on the incorporation of Spanish Gonzalez Byass in the ownership of Veramonte

Morales & Besa successfully advised Grupo Rojas, after the Grupo Huneeus, its partners in Veramonte, decided to sell its stake to the European firm Gonzalez Byass, gi […]

June 30, 2016|Highlights|
  • General-19

Morales & Besa advises Bredenmaster S.A. in collective bargaining agreement

Morales & Besa successfully advised Bredenmaster S.A. in a collective bargaining agreement with two unions (number 1 & number 2) for 4 and 3 years respectively. T […]

June 29, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-NR-38-1024x614

Morales & Besa advises Itaú Corpbanca, Banco Santander Chile and Banco del Estado regarding modification of the syndicated loan granted to Cultivos Yadran S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised banks Itaú Corpbanca, Santander Chile and Banco Estado regarding modification of the syndicated loan granted to Cultivos Yadran S. […]

June 23, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advises Banco BICE in financing of “Central Hidroeléctrica de Pasada Palmar – Correntoso”

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Bice in relation to the loan given to Hidropalmar S.A. for the design, construction, equipment, and exploitation of a 15 MW […]

May 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • General-18

Morales & Besa advises Banco de Chile in syndicated rescheduling of SMU S .A.

Morales and Besa successfully advised a syndicate of banks, led by Banco de Chile, in modifying the syndicated reprogramming SMU S.A., the supermarket group linked to Sai […]

May 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • Probono 03

Morales & Besa Pro Bono team successfully defend client in criminal negligence case

In January of this year, our Pro Bono team defended a 31 year old woman, who was driving on Santa Rosa Avenue at 16:00 working as a door to door saleswoman, when suddenly […]

May 25, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises China Construction Bank in opening its first Chilean branch

Morales & Besa advised China Construction Bank (CCB) in obtaining the final regulatory sign-off for the Asian bank to open its first branch in Chile. CCB got the […]

May 19, 2016|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-20

Morales & Besa advises EFG International (Switzerland) in establishing broker dealer EFG Agente de Valores

Morales & Besa is providing ongoing advice to EFG International (Switzerland), including the negotiation of shareholders agreement with local partners, to set up of a […]

May 4, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-08

Morales & Besa advises Energy Development Corporation

Morales & Besa advised Energy Development Corporation in the potential acquisition of entities and assets related to geothermal energy projects owned by Mighty River […]

April 28, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-33

Morales & Besa advises Banco Santander, Corpbanca, DNB on the financing of Quilapilún solar plant

Morales & Besa advised on the financing of the 110 MW Quilapilún solar plant in central Chile. Our advice included the drafting of due diligence reports for the proje […]

April 28, 2016|Highlights|
  • Real-Estate-07

Morales & Besa advises the lenders to facilitate Felix Bulnes Hospital upgrade under a public-private partnership (PPP) scheme.

Morales & Besa advised the lenders Banco Santander (Chile), Itaú Corpbanca and Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (Chile), in the financing worth US$265 million for […]

April 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-05

Morales & Besa advises Autopista del Maipo Concessionaire S.A. in damages claim

Morales &Besa is currently representing Autopista del Maipo (Intervial, owned by ISA, from Colombia) in a damages claim for approximately US$5,000,000, filed by the f […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-16

Morales & Besa advises The Associated Press in Quilodran- v – The Associated Press in a civil liability and copyright claim

Morales & Besa won in the Santiago Court of Appeals a civil liability and copyright claim representing The Associated Press. The court rejected entirely the US$ 3.5 m […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-03

Morales & Besa advises Pesca Chile and Acuinova bankruptcy trustees in the liquidation proceedings of several assets

Morales & Besa successfully advises Pesca Chile Acuinova Chile under bankruptcy processes in the completion of the sale of all Pecsa Nova (parent company in Spain) as […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-04

Morales & Besa represents buyer of “Fanaloza-Briggs” (Chile, Ecuador and Peru branches) in a multimillion post M&A against “Cementos Bío Bío S.A.”

In 2002 Cementos Bío Bío S.A., a major Cement Producer, decided to sell one of its business units in Chile, Ecuador and Peru to Grupo Briggs-Fanaloza (through Podolia Inv […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-61

Morales & Besa advises ECUS on acquisition of a fishery

Morales & Besa advised Ecus on the regulatory issues on the acquisition of a fishery. The regulatory due diligence included sanitary, environmental and municipal issu […]

April 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-16

Morales & Besa advises ABCDIN in arbitration between Inversiones DJ Limitada y otros v. Industrializadora y Comercializadora de Ropa Induropa Limitada y otro

Morales & Besa obtained an award in the amount of US$7 million in favor of ABCDIN (retailer) due to several breaches of reps and warrants by the sellers of  DIJON (re […]

April 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-03

Morales & Besa advises the refinancing of Ruta del Maule Sociedad Concesionaria S.A., part of Intervial Chile S.A. (grupo ISA)

Morales & Besa advised on the refinancing of the debt of Ruta del Maule Sociedad Concesionaria S.A., by means of (i) the redemption of bonds placed by the concessiona […]

April 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-48

Morales & Besa advises Deutsche Bank, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley as financial advisors to Endesa, Enersis and Enel

Morales & Besa successfully advised the corporate restructuring, spin off, and merger of Endesa, Enersis and Chilectra – two Chilean companies listed in the stock exc […]

March 22, 2016|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-07

Morales & Besa advises Autopistas de Antofagasta refinancing

Morales & Besa advised the lenders of Sociedad Concesionaria Autopistas de Antofagasta S.A., led by Banco Santander-Chile, along with Banco de Crédito e Inversiones, […]

March 22, 2016|Highlights|
  • General-08

Morales & Besa advises the bank creditors and bondholders of Compensation Fund Family Allowance La Araucana

Morales & Besa successfully advised the bank creditors and bondholders of Compensation Fund Family Allowance La Araucana in the first major reorganization proceeding […]

March 10, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-30

Morales & Besa advises Inprolec in sale to GE Energy Financial Services of Los Guidos

Morales & Besa successfully advised Inprolec in the sale of 75% of Los Guindos’ gas fired power plant to GE Energy Financial Services , owned by Inprolec Group and a […]

February 28, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-16

Morales & Besa advises GlaxoSmithKline before Contraloría General de la República to challenge its approval of a decree from the Ministry of Health

On August 20th, 2015, GlaxoSmithKline Chile Farmacéutica filed a complaint before Contraloría General de la República to challenge its approval of a decree from the Minis […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-08

Morales & Besa advises Minera Meridian Ltda. (Yamana Gold Inc.) in the case of Compañía Minera Bridger Chile v. Minera Meridian Ltda.

Bridger filed a claim in Court asking payment of an alleged usufruct (royalty) against our client Meridian. La Pepa Gold Mine was seized in this procedure. The trial cour […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-11

Morales & Besa advises Ferrovial Servicios de Salud Sociedad Limitada in Administrative claim

Ferrovial was awarded the concession for the construction and operation of the Sotero del Rio Public Hospital. However, the government annulled the concession. Morales &a […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-11

Morales & Besa advises Minera Meridian (Yamana Gold Inc) in civil trial Cates Family LLP v. Pizarro, Raul Civil Trial consolidated with the Civil Trial Barroilhet v. Minera Meridian Ltda. and others

Morales & Besa is representing Minera Meridian Limitada (Yamana Gold Inc) in a series of lawsuits worth US$54 million related to El Peñon Gold Mine, the richest gold […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advises Hydrochile S.A. in arbitration proceeding Hidroeléctrica El Paso w. Acciona Infraestructuras S.A., Agencia en Chile

Morales & Besa represented Hidroeléctrica El Paso -a subsidiary of Eton Park and the German Development bank DEG (Deutsche Investitions und Entwicklungsgesellschaft m […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-36

Morales & Besa advises the creditors of Interchile S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised creditors Interchile S.A. led by Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, SA, New York Branch and Banco del Estado de Chile, New York Bran […]

February 12, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-15

Morales & Besa advises Credit Suisse Brazil in Bankruptcy procedure

“MPX Chile Holdings” Credit Suisse has recently requested the liquidation of its debtor MPX Chile Holding, due to the non-payment of a US$ 8 million debt. MPX Chile Holdi […]

February 10, 2016|Highlights|
  • Place-Vendome-03

Morales & Besa advises French multinational Essilor in the acquisition of Optical Place Vendome

Morales & Besa successfully advised the French multinational Essilor International in the acquisition of 100 % of Optical Place Vendome, a fund administered by 7A S.A […]

January 26, 2016|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-15

Morales & Besa advises Carlyle in the acquisition of SCI Seguridad Física S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised the manager of private equity funds Carlyle, which through the  Peruvian company Liderman, acquired 70 % of SCI Physical Security […]

January 26, 2016|Highlights|
  • Labour-06

Morales & Besa advises Viña y Bodega Botalcura in Inversiones Botalcura – v – Inversiones Alfa arbitration case

Morales & Besa successfully represented Viña y Bodega Botalcura in an arbitration proceeding initiated against its former Mexican partner Grupo Alfa, before arbitrato […]

January 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Labour-08

Morales & Besa advises the Republic of Chile in issuing sovereign bonds of US$2,650 million

Morales & Besa advised the Ministry of Finance of Chile on the issuing and placement of international bonds of the Republic of Chile for about US $ 2,650 million, cor […]

January 22, 2016|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-15

Morales & Besa advises EIG Global Energy Partners (US) in the acquisition of 55% of a renewable project development company owned by Abengoa (Spain)

Morales & Besa advised EIG Global Energy Partners (US) in the acquisition of 55% of a renewable project development company owned by Abengoa (Spain). Our advice inclu […]

January 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-04

Morales & Besa represented Julio Ponce Lerou in a dispute against the Chilean Government over a significant real estate next to the Puyehue National Park

The Puyehue National Park is Chile´s most visited national park. It belongs to the State of Chile and it is administered and preserved by various governmental institution […]

January 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-23

Morales & Besa advises Caja Los Andes on bond issuance

The Family Compensation Fund Allocation of the Andes, successfully placed 4.5 million UF bonds (US$165 million) maturing 2019 and 2020. It is the second largest bond issu […]

December 21, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advises Astaldi (Italy)

Morales & Besa successfully advised Astaldi (Italy) on the public bidding process for a multipurpose dam project (PPP project) Reservoir La Punilla located in the VII […]

December 17, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-21

Morales & Besa advises the lenders of Charrúa Transmitter Power S.A. on project financing in the energy sector

Morales & Besa successfully advised Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Chile, CaixaBank SA, Instituto de Credito Oficial, […]

December 7, 2015|Highlights|
  • Dispute-03

Morales & Besa advises Merrill Lynch Corredores de Bolsa Spa in Fuentes Mechasqui, Patricio v. Alfa Corredores de Bolsa securities case

Merrill Lynch was sued, along with several other brokers, by the parent company of the bankrupt broker, Alfa Corredores de Bolsa, claiming the revocation of several sales […]

December 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Probono 02

Morales & Besa advises Ruta de la Araucanía Concessionaire S.A. with Union Road Concessionaire Araucanía S.A.

Morales & Besa is advising Ruta de la Araucanía Concessionaire S.A. with Union Road Concessionaire Araucanía S.A.. in preparing a collective agreement.  This negotiat […]

December 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-11

Morales & Besa advises Multitiendas Corona S.A. with Grupo Negociador

Morales & Besa is advising Multitiendas Corona S.A.  with Grupo Negociador in negotiating the amendment of a collective agreement with the Dispatch Center, through th […]

December 1, 2015|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises BCI and Corpbanca in financing Cementos Bio Bio in the acquisition of all the shares of Compass Cales Private Investment Fund in Cales Bio Bio SA subsidiary

Morales & Besa advised and Corpbanca BCI in financing Cementos Bio Bio SA , in the amount of $ 25.000.0000.000, for the acquisition of all the shares of Compass Cales […]

November 3, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-12

Morales & Besa advises the creditors in restructuring Bulk of Chile

Morales & Besa advised BCI Asesoría Financiera SA, Santander Global Banking & Markets and Banchile Citi Global Markets, in debt restructuring by a syndicate of ni […]

November 3, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-50

Morales & Besa advises Gestamp Solar Chile S.A. / Fotovoltaica Norte Grande 5 SpA.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Gestamp Solar Chile S.A. in the negotiation and drafting of project agreements (EPC, O&M and Interconnection) for the Uribe So […]

October 29, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advises Corpbanca in Hidroangol refinance US$50 million

Morales & Besa advised Corpbanca in financing to society Hidroangol SA, for a total of US $ 9 million and the modification of the terms of the previous financing, tot […]

October 23, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-28

Morales & Besa advised Sevilla Investments on the sale of the Viña Anakena

Morales & Besa advised Sevilla Investments on the sale of its business, Viña Anakena , the Australian Holding Accolade Wines, which after the acquisition becomes the […]

October 9, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-02

Morales & Besa advises Ruta de Los Rios Concessionaire S.A. with Union Ruta de Los Rios Concessionaire S.A.

Morales & Besa is advising Ruta de Los Rios Concessionaire S.A. with Union Ruta de Los Rios Concessionaire S.A.in preparing a collective agreement.  This negotiation […]

October 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Team-Work-03

Morales & Besa advises Intervial Chile S.A. with Grupo Negociador

Morales & Besa is advising Intervial Chile S.A. on daily queries associated with unregulated collective bargaining conducted with a group of workers of the company. T […]

October 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-07

Morales & Besa advised Banco Santander, Banco Security and Scotiabank in financing Concessionaire New Los Libertadores Border Complex SA

Morales & Besa advised Banco Santander, Banco Security and Scotiabank in financing Concessionaire New Los Libertadores Border Complex SA, for an amount of US$ 57 mill […]

September 22, 2015|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-06

Morales & Besa advises several banks in refinancing operation Agricultural Ariztía for $120 million

Morales & Besa advised Scotiabank, CorpBanca, Banco de Chile, Banco Itau, Banco Consorcio, Banco Security, Banco del Estado de Chile, BBVA, Rabobank and Banco de Cred […]

September 15, 2015|Highlights|
  • Dispute-06

Morales & Besa advised Molymet in patent claim

In September 2015 Morales & Besa filed a claim against Constructora Inarco before arbitrator Sergio Urrejola for damages caused by defects in the construction of M […]

September 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-11

Morales & Besa advises Intervial Chile S.A. Union Intervial with Chile S.A.

Morales & Besa advised Intervial Chile S.A. Union Intervial with Chile S.A. on daily queries associated with unregulated collective bargaining conducted with the unio […]

September 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-02

Morales & Besa advises Ecus Administradora General de Fondos

Morales & Besa successfully advised Ecus Administradora General de Fondos on the sale of Albia a market leader that operates several laundries across Chile mainly ser […]

September 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-03

Morales & Besa advises Banco Santander, Banco de Chile and Corpbanca in financing Abertis Autopistas Chile SA

Morales & Besa advised Banco Santander, Banco de Chile and Corpbanca in financing Abertis Autopistas Chile SA , for an amount of US$195 million for the acquisition of […]

August 18, 2015|Highlights|
  • General-28

Morales & Besa advises banks on debt restructuring of Aquachile

Morales & Besa advised Rabobank, DNB, BBVA, BCI, Banco Santander, Banco de Credito del Peru , Banco de Chile and Banco del Estado de Chile in the debt restructuring o […]

August 6, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-39

Morales & Besa advises Banco de Chile and Banco del Estado de Chile in financing hydroelectric project Ñuble

Morales & Besa advised Banco de Chile and Banco del Estado de Chile on the Ñuble hydroelectric project financing for  the amount of US$310 million to build a 136 MW h […]

August 6, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-09

Morales & Besa advises AES Gener in the placement of bonds of US$425 millon

Morales & Besa advised JP Morgan, Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and Scotiabank, as Global Coordinators & Joint Bookrunners in the placement of bonds by AES Gener […]

August 3, 2015|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-10

Morales & Besa advises Banco de Chile

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco de Chile in the acquisition of loan portfolios of Banco Penta per a total amount of US$ 984 million.

The M&B team was […]

August 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-05

Morales & Besa advises Security Pipax SpA. with Pipax Security Union SpA.

Morales & Besa advised  Security Pipax SpA . With Pipax Security Union SpA .in preparing a collective agreement. This negotiation is the first collective bargaining b […]

August 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-22

Morales & Besa advises the Republic of Chile in issuing sovereign bonds worth US$1.522 million

Morales & Besa successfully advised the Ministry of Finance on the issue and placement of international bonds for approximately US$1,040 million, with a maturity of 1 […]

June 9, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-07

Morales & Besa advises KDM S.A. with Union No. 7

Morales & Besa advised KDM S.A. with Union No. 7 on document review and advice in daily consultations related to collective bargaining.

The M&B team was led by […]

June 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Team-Work-01

Morales & Besa advises KDM Energy S.A. KDM with Union Energy S.A.

Morales & Besa advised KDM Energy S.A. KDM with Union Energy S.A. on document review and advice in daily consultations related to collective bargaining. This negotiat […]

June 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Probono-02

Morales & Besa Pro Bono team advised Beniciclo Foundation

Beneciclo aims to improve the quality of life of children, adolescents and young adults with physical disabilities through sport. The foundation offers tricycles and bicy […]

May 26, 2015|Highlights, News|
  • Corporate-Mergers-23

Morales & Besa advises the banks as creditors of Invermar S.A. in takeover process of its shares

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco de Credito e Inversiones, Chile Rabbobank, Raboinvestments Chile, Banco BBVA (Chile ), Banco Santander (Chile), Banco de Chi […]

May 12, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-40

Morales & Besa advises Solairedirect Capital in the acquisition of 100% of Canto del Agua SpA, Desarrollo Energético Solar Chile II SpA, Desarrollo Energético Solar Chile III SpA and Desarrollo Energético Solar Chile SpA

Morales & Besa successfully advised Solairedirect Capital in the acquisition of 100% of Canto del Agua SpA, Desarrollo Energético Solar Chile II SpA, Desarrollo Energ […]

May 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-09

Morales & Besa advises Vinci Airports, Aéroports de Paris & Astaldi       

Morales & Besa successfully advised a Foreign Consortium formed by Vinci, Aéroports de Paris (ADP) and Astaldi, on the public bidding process for the Santiago Airport […]

May 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • General-15

Morales & Besa advises Resam S.A. with Resam Union S.A.

Morales & Besa advised Resam S.A. with Resam Union S.A. on document review and advice in daily consultations related to collective bargaining. This negotiation is the […]

May 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • General-13

Morales & Besa advises KDM S.A. with Union No. 8

Morales & Besa advised KDM S.A. with Union No. 8 on document review and advice in daily consultations related to collective bargaining.

The M&B team was led by […]

May 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Team-Work-02

Morales & Besa advises Storbox S.A. with Storbox Union S.A.

Morales & Besa advised Storbox S.A. with Storbox Union S.A.by attending meetings of collective bargaining, preparing relevant documentation and drafting and signing t […]

April 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Dispute-16

Morales y Besa advises EIG Global Energy Partner in connection with the insolvency of Abengoa’s Atacama I Project in Northern Chile

EIG (major Stakeholder) partnered Abengoa in the construction and operation of the biggest Thermo Solar Power Plant in the world. The project, worth US$1.2 billion is cal […]

March 27, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-23

Morales & Besa advises financial creditors of La Polar on restructuring process 

Morales & Besa successfully advised the Bank of Chile in its capacity as representative of the bondholders of Empresas La Polar SA (which had 99.8% of the debt) in th […]

March 12, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-01

Morales & Besa advises GlaxoSmithKline plc    

Morales & Besa successfully advised the acquisition of Novartis’s global Vaccines business (excluding influenza vaccines), creating a new world-leading Consumer Healt […]

March 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-08

Morales and Besa advises consortium awarded for the re-tender of Santiago Airport

Morales & Besa successfully advised the compound Vinci Aeroports SAS consortium, Aeroports de Paris SA and Astaldi, global companies with extensive experience in cons […]

February 4, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-20

Morales & Besa advises Bank of America, BBVA Securities Inc., and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc. operating credit of US$200 million

Morales & Besa advised Bank of America, NA, as administrative agent and BBVA Securities Inc. and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc. as entities in structu […]

January 12, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-04

Morales & Besa advises underwriters on issuance of sovereign bonds of the Republic of Chile for US$1,060 million and EUR 800 million

Morales & Besa successfully advised Citigroup Global Markets Inc., HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. and Santander Investment Securities Inc. on the global supply of a serie […]

January 12, 2015|Highlights|
  • Real-Estate-07

Morales & Besa advises  Parex Chile Limitada  

Morales & Besa successfully advised Parex Chile Limitada (member of Parex Group) in connection with a 15 year lease and construction agreement of new facilities of th […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Dispute-07

Morales & Besa advises Inmobiliaria Icafal Ingevec S.A., Ingeniería y Construcción Icafal and Constructora Ingevec S.A.

Morales & Besa is representing Inmobiliaria Icafal Ingevec S.A., Ingeniería y Construcción Icafal and Constructora Ingevec S.A. in two damage claims filed by former o […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Dispute-16

Morales & Besa advises Banco de Crédito e Inversiones (BCI) in consumer protection case

Morales & Besa is representing Banco de Crédito e Inversiones in two class actions commenced by different Consumers’ Associations alleging different breaches to the C […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-15

Morales & Besa advises Vinci Concessions      

Morales & Besa successfully advised Vinci Concessions (France) on the public bidding process for the “Relicitación Tunel El Melón” project (PPP project) and the struc […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-08

Morales & Besa advises Constructora Ingevec S.A. in labor trial – self dismissal of administration manager

Morales & Besa successfully defended Constructora Ingevec S.A., obtaining favorable rulings in the 1st Labour Court of Santiago and in the Court of Appeals of Santiag […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-02

Morales & Besa advises Intervial Chile (Grupo ISA)

Morales & Besa successfully defended Intervial Chile (Grupo ISA), obtaining favorable ruling in the Labor Court of Curicó, which established that Intervial Chile (Gru […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-03

Morales & Besa advises Chilean branch of China Construction Bank

Morales & Besa provides ongoing advice to the Chilean branch of the China Construction Bank. The China Construction Bank recently established a Chilean Branch in Chil […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-23

Morales & Besa advises Merrill Lynch Corredores de Bolsa SpA

Morales & Besa successfully advised Merrill Lynch Corredores de Bolsa SpA in its role as manager of a simplified tender offer carried out by Alliance Boots Chile SpA, by […]

January 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-10

Morales & Besa advises bond underwriters in Central Angamos for US$800 million

Morales & Besa advised Citi, HSBC and JP Morgan, as Global Coordinators & Joint Bookrunners in the placement of bonds by Empresa Eléctrica Angamos SA, a subsidiar […]

December 2, 2014|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-17

Morales & Besa advises Goldman Sachs financial advisor to Compañia Sud Americana de Vapores in merger with Hapag Lloyd

Morales & Besa successfully advised Goldman Sachs, financial advisor to Compañia Sud Americana de Vapores (Chile’s largest shipping company) in its merger with Hapag […]

December 2, 2014|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-49

Morales & Besa advises Bank of America            

Morales & Besa successfully advised Lundin Mining Corporation, a diversified base metals mining company, in the acquisition of an 80% stake in the Candelaria/Ojos del […]

November 3, 2014|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-34

Morales & Besa advises bankruptcy trustee of Pesca Chile S.A. and bankruptcy trustee of Acuinova Chile S.A.

Morales & Besa advised Herman Chadwick Larrain, bankruptcy trustee of Pesca Chile S.A. and Mariclara González, bankruptcy trustee of Acuinova Chile S.A., on the sale […]

October 22, 2014|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-28

Morales & Besa advises underwriters on bond issue of US$ 750 million by Corpbanca

M&B advised Bank of America Merrill Lynch, HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. and Standard Chartered Bank in the placement of bonds by Corpbanca amounting to US $ 750 million […]

October 7, 2014|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-21

Morales & Besa advises ENAP in financial services contract with Banco Santander -Chile

Morales & Besa advised National Petroleum Company (ENAP) in the private bidding process and subsequent award of a contract for financial services (cash management) an […]

September 9, 2014|Highlights|
  • Labour-03

Morales & Besa advises Ruta del Maipo Concessionaire S.A. with Union Concessionaire Ruta del Maipo S.A.

Morales & Besa advised Ruta del Maipo Concessionaire S.A. with Union Concessionaire Ruta del Maipo S.A. by attending meetings of collective bargaining, preparing rele […]

September 1, 2014|Highlights|

Morales & Besa advises creditors Empresa de los Ferrocarriles del Estado

M&B advised creditors, consisting of banks and insurance companies in granting a loan for Empresa de los Ferrocarriles del Estado ( EFE ), and its subsidiary Ferrocar […]

August 28, 2014|Highlights|
  • Labour-09

Morales & Besa advises Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Morales & Besa advised Bank of America Merrill Lynch on the termination of the work contract of their Country Executive for Chile and Argentina, providing specific an […]

August 4, 2014|Highlights|