PRACTICE AREAS

Our work includes matters relating to legal corporate structures, foreign investment, tax planning, intellectual property protection, labor and immigration matters and everything that is necessary to begin or continue a business under o ptimal conditions.

Corporate Law

We advise our clients with the determination of their company’s most convenient structure...

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Comercial Law

Provide our clients with precise legal advice regarding commercial contracts, representative money titles, business structuring of companies in Chile and the world and more...

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Criminal Litigation and Civil Law

Our team has a vast experience in the new penal system, with lawyers specialized in criminal litigation. We provide legal services and legal representation in this matter to both...

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Foreing Investment

We provide legal advice services to foreign companies so they can make informed decision regarding how to invest in our country

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Technology

We give legal adivice to major software producers and producers of other technologies...

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Accounting

In addition to legal services, we have an accounting department available to our clients in need of assistance with managing their expenses and income.

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AboutUs

AWAD & ELIAS ABOGADOS. We are a law firm dedicated to the general practice of law with a great international focus.


AWAD & ELIAS ABOGADOS.

We are a law firm dedicated to the general practice of law with a great international focus. Our firm goes back to 2003 when our founding partner, Esteban Elías, came back to Chile after having studied and worked in Washington D.C., in one of the largest law firms in the world (DLA Piper). Our approach is a quality service dedicated to our clients, being prepared to advise in all legal and accounting areas that are required, offering our services mainly to companies with an integral support for the realization of their projects.
We have a history advising companies of all types and sizes. From the creation of small enterprises to multinational corporations.






NETWORK

AWAD & ELIAS ABOGADOS. has a network of collaborating law firm in Chile and worldwide through which we can offer global service of exceptional quality that will protect our clients’ interests. Our service to companies who explore the possibility of setting up and beginning operations in Chile and in the region is unique in quality. We advise soundly on the regulations for operational start-up and make recommendations for the most appropriate corporate structure.
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AWAD & ELIAS ABOGADOS



Chambers and Partners Latinoamérica 2014

Esteban Elías is a founding partner at AWAD & ELIAS ABOGADOS. and professor of economic law at the Central University of Chile. Esteban practises in both Chile and the United States in international corporate and securities law, including public and private equity and debt offerings, mergers and acquisitions, lending, joint ventures, licensing, foreign investment and other corporate matters. He extensively counsels US and Latin American clients in all aspects of their business transactions. He is notably experienced in advising telecom and technology companies to define the corporate structure for their Latin American and US operations, as well as assisting them in a wide range of financing and regulatory matters. He also assists technology and internet-related companies during their start-up stage.

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 Master’s (LLM) at American University Washington College of Law in International Finance and Corporate Law.

contacto@eliasycia.cl



OUR TEAM

We’re working hard to be good.

Sergio Elias

Sergio Elias

Accountant