Juan Domingo Prieto L.

Juan Domingo specializes in civil and corporate law matters. He has concentrated his practice on matters related to the energy and natural resources fields, mergers and acquisitions, and project development. He has experience in contractual and corporate matters, advising both local and international clients.

In recent years, he has focused on advising private equity investment funds, with particular focus on assets´s acquisition and sale.

He joined Morales & Besa in 2021. Prior to his incorporation, he served as manager of legal affairs at SCL Energía Activa S.A. (2015 – 2021), associate at Mena & Guijón (2014 – 2015), Regional Ministerial Secretary in the Region of Libertador General Bernardo O’Higgins, Ministry of Environment, Government of Chile (2010 – 2012) and associate at the law firm, Prieto y Cía.  (2004 – 2007).

  • Northwestern University School of Law of Lewis & Clark, LLM in Environmental and Natural Resources Law (2013).
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, School of Law, Diploma in Environmental Law (2007).
  • Supreme Court, Law Degree (2005).
  • Universidad de Los Andes, School of Law, Bachelor of Laws (2001).