Guerrero V., Roberto


  Santiago, Chile
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Partner, leads Corporate/M&A, Banking and Finance, and Capital Markets groups. He specializes in M&A, corporate governance, banking, project finance and capital markets.

Education
Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (1991).
Master of Comparative Jurisprudence (M.C.J.), New York University (1994).

Experience
Attorney at A. Edwards Bank (1991-1993).
Foreign associate with Simpson Thacher& Bartlett in New York (1994-1995).
Professor of Economic Law and Civil Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law (1995-1997).
Director of the Master in Corporate Law Program, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law (1997-2000).
Professor of Commercial Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law (since 1998).
Vice Dean of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law (2003- 2010).
Fellow of the Eisenhower Fellowships Multi National Exchange Program (2007).
Member of the Council for Transparency (2008-2010).
Member of National Council of Television (since 2011).
Dean of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law (2011-2014).
Member of the board of BCI Corredor de Bolsa S.A. and of the Chilean- Pacific Foundation.
Member of the arbitration body of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce and the National Center of Arbitration.
Member of the International Bar Association (IBA), and the Chilean Bar Association.

Publications
Frequent contributor to different publications on corporate, banking and finance and capital markets regulation, such as:
Summary of the Legal Aspects of the ADRs Placement in the International Markets (Revista Chilena de Derecho, 1995).
The Study of Law in Chile: A Critical View (Revista Chilena de Derecho, 1997).
The Public Offer of Foreign Securities in Chile (Revista del Abogado, 2000).
Legal Aspects of Internet: Cyberspace and the Law (Informativo Jurídico, Editorial Jurídica de Chile, 2000).
The Private Issuance of Bonds: A Wrong Administrative Interpretation (Revista Chilena de Derecho, 2002).
Global Financial Services Regulators, The Americas, 2004, Issue 1, Chilean chapter, with Sebastián Yunge (Richmond Law & Tax, Ltd. England, 2004).
Is it Possible to Manage a Law Firm? (Revista del Abogado, 2006).
Alcalde Rodríguez, Enrique (2007): Corporations, Private Autonomy, Social Interest and Conflicts of Interest (Revista Chilena de Derecho, 2008).
Chile: A New Corporate Culture”, with Sebastián Yunge (International Financial Law Review, 2010).
Legal Teaching in the Twenty-First Century, (Conference on Teaching, Legal Education and Strategic Planning, International Association of Law Schools,2011).
Challenges of Law Teaching in the XXI Century (a chapter in “Three Decades: Testimony and Perspectives in the Practice of Law, 2011)
Contreras Blanco, Óscar: Disloyal Competition and the Duty to Act Correctly under Chilean Law (Revista Chilena de Derecho, 2012).
Chile: Strenghts to Receive Foreign Investment and to Develop a Regional Financial and Capital Market, a chapter co-written with Juan Emilio Cheyrein “Chile: A Platform for Internationalization (Universidad Antonio de Nebrija, Spain, 2013).
Corporate Law, a textbook co-written with Matías Zegers(Ediciones Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, 2014).