Date: Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 by Michaela Hickson.
Global Insurance Law Connect (GILC) announced today that Chile’s Prieto Abogados has become the latest law firm to join the GILC network. Prieto will become the 22nd member firm and strengthens the presence of the network in Latin America, joining the two existing members in Brazil and Mexico.
Prieto Abogados is one of the ten largest law firms in Chile, with 60 lawyers and 14 partners. Headquartered in Santiago, the firm serves a large body of clients in Chile and abroad. Prieto Abogados is a full-service firm, advising insurance clients on (re)insurance, construction, and D&O, among other areas.
Prieto was named in the Legal 500 as a leading firm in Latin America in 2022 and was top ranked globally in the 2022 Chambers rankings.
Gillian Davidson, Chair of Global Insurance Law Connect and Partner at Sparke Helmore Lawyers in Australia, said: “Prieto Abogados’ expertise in the Chilean market will be beneficial to both our members and their clients in the region, and across the globe. The team at GILC are looking forward to formally welcoming Prieto into the network at our AGM in London later this month.”
Patricio Prieto Larrain, Partner at Prieto Abogados, commented: “We are excited to be part of the GILC network and to interact with members across the world as well as here in Latin America. This collaboration is a strong platform to allow our firm to continue to evolve and to further meet the needs of our clients, who operate in an increasingly global environment.”
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