Morales & Besa is one of ten Chilean firms recognized by Chambers Global Rankings for its outstanding performance in international advice

February 19, 2021

The 2022 edition of the global guide of the legal directory, Chambers and Partners, highlighted Morales & Besa in the International & Cross-Border Capabilities section, as one of the 10 firms in Chile that provides the best experiences when working with international clients and/or in providing advisory services with international scope.

The firms recognized in a single category called Spotlight Table, were selected based on client feedback and their references to experiences working in cross-border scenarios. Other aspects relate to each firm’s track record and Chambers’ rankings in the various practice areas and sectors that have been identified as the main drivers of international work.

According to Chambers, “All the firms listed offer strong abilities to serve clients who are seeking a legal team with significant resources in the country under consideration, but also the ability to excel in international work”.

Chambers Global’s review of Morales & Besa is as follows:

  • What the team is known for: Morales & Besa frequently attracts work for international investment banks and financial institutions, with a focus on corporate, financing and tax advice. The firm is recognized as a leading force in the banking sector and has excellent experience in representing global lenders on debt refinancing, syndicated loan agreements and project financing related to energy, water and construction projects. Other areas of work in which the firm can bring significant international experience include sovereign bond issuances and M&A.
  • Strengths: An “excellent law firm,” according to one client, who goes on to say that “there has been excellent coordination with the law firm that advises us on New York legislation.
  • Morales & Besa receives praise for being “fast-moving, professional and commercial with all their advice.” The same source states that “the team was a pleasure to work with and really assisted us on completing what was a complex and short-timetabled deal.”

We would like to take this opportunity to thank our clients and friends for trusting in our work and highlighting it in this instance. In addition, we would like to recognize our team for their commitment to make a difference when facing advices with international scope.

You can review the details of the section here: International & Cross-Border Capabilities in Chile Legal Rankings