Rafael is partner at Vicuña Abogados, focusing in advising clients on areas such as company reorganization, civil and commercial transactions, labor & employment, taxation and tax planning. Rafael has lead Mergers and Acquisition projects and assets reorganization of high-asset families. He also gives advise to clients in their ordinary course of business, including corporate, commercial and labor matters.
Prior to joining Vicuña Abogados, Rafael was a partner at Toro, Cruzat & Co (2010-2016), and before that he was a partner at Cruzat y Vicuña Abogados (2005-2010) after his eight years (1997-2005) with the local law firm of Vial y Palma as an intern and then as an associate.
Rafael is a member of the Colegio de Abogados de Chile (the Chilean Bar Association), being a licensed attorney in Chile since 2000.
Corporate, Corporate Transactions, Finance & Governance, Taxation and Labor & Employment.
Adolfo Ibañez University, Master in Taxation and Tax Planning (2008)
University of Edinburgh, UK, LLM in Commercial Law (2004)
Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, L.L.B (1999)