Villarroel, Lecaros, Aste y Baraona
Cerro El Plomo 5630, of. 1601
Las Condes, Santiago
Tel: (56-2) 28877200
Education: Universidad Central School of Law (Bachelor of Laws, 1991). Diploma in Banking Law, Universidad Central (1991), Postgraduate Degree in Public Administration, Instituto de Estudios Fiscales de España (1994), Postgraduate Degree in Tax Administration, Universidad Tecnológica Metropolitana (1995), Diploma in Corporate Tax Law, Universidad Adolfo Ibañez (1998), Postgraduate Degree in Tax Law, Universidad Salamanca (1999), Masters Degree in Economic Law, Universidad de Chile (1999), Diploma in Criminal Procedure Law, Universidad de Chile (2001).
Professional Activity: Internal Revenue Service, National Direction (1990-1999). Partner in charge of the litigations and controversies division at Deloitte (1999-2005). Member of the Editorial Board for the AFIICH’s Tax Queries Manual (2006-2007). Director of the 15th edition of the Tax Code, Thomson Reuters (2015). President of the National Chamber of Commerce’s Tax Committee (2013-2015).
Academic Activities: Professor of Tax Law, Universidad de Santiago (1992-1994), School of Auditor Accountants (1997-1999), Universidad Central (1996-2009) and Universidad Nacional Andrés Bello (1999-2000). Professor of Tax Procedures for the Litigation Diploma Program and the Tax Law Master’s Degree Program, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2014-2015). Professor of Tax Code Reform, Universidad Adolfo Ibañez (2015).
Publications: “Curso de Código y Derecho Tributario”, “Curso de Impuesto a la Renta (I y II)” and “Reforma Tributaria Comentada”(LegalPublishing).
Villarroel, Lecaros, Aste & Baraona:
Villarroel, Lecaros, Aste & Baraona is a law firm with an extensive trajectory. Founded in 1968, it characterizes for building trusting and long-standing relationships with its clients based on the firm’s professionals’ excellence and ample experience. The firm provides personalized attention and prompt legal support to its clients.
Our legal team includes doctorate holders; law professors; former Supreme Court adjunct judges and, generally, prestigious professionals. Our firm promotes and encourages its lawyers’ participation in academia as well as continuous training to maintain the highest professional standards.
The lawyers at Villarroel, Lecaros, Aste and Baraona take pride in being accessible, reflective, and up-to-date professionals, with a creative vision and commitment towards their clients.
Areas of Practice: Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax Law, Labor Law, National & International Procurement, Real Estate, Engineering & Construction, Project Finance, Regulated Markets, Immigration, Foreign Investment, Energy & Natural Resources, Water Rights Law, Litigation, Conflict Resolution & Arbitration, Antitrust, Constitutional & Administrative Law, Specialized Law Reports, Law & Jurisdiction Conflicts, Consumer Protection, Bankruptcy & Reorganization, Environmental Law, Agribusiness, Education, General Practice