Juan Tagle has been a partner of Prieto since 2005 and joined the firm in 1998.

He is the head of the Mergers and Acquisitions area and is also active in the Firm’s Financial and Energy and Natural Resources groups.

In the financial sphere, he has been involved in important domestic and international financial transactions (syndicated loans and project financing), financial restructuring, security market transactions, including takeover bids and bond issuing.

He is also permanently involved in counseling clients in the energy and natural resource sectors, on matters such as power plant construction projects, the negotiation of gas and electricity purchase contracts, joining ventures and bidding.

He earned his law degree from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in 1990. In 1991 he worked in the Ministry General Secretariat of the Presidency. Between 1994 and 1996 he was a partner of the law firm Tagle, Cifuentes & Cía., and studied for a postgraduate degree at the University of Chicago, United States (LLM, 1997)

Juan Tagle has received ongoing recognition by Chambers and Partners in the areas of Energy and Natural Resources, Mergers and Acquisitions and Finance. He is permanently involved in the Firm’s pro bono activities, and is a member of the Board of Directors of the ProBono Foundation, as well as the Chilean Bar Association.

Area(s) of Expertise

  1. Antitrust & Competition
  2. Construction and Civil Engineering
  3. Employment
  4. Energy & Natural Resources
  5. Environmental
  6. Government Affairs, Public Finance and Procurement
  7. Infrastructure
  8. Insolvency and Bankruptcy
  9. Insurance
  10. International Trade & Investment
  11. Mergers and Acquisitions
  12. Real Estate
  13. Tax
  14. Telecommunications

Languages Spoken

  1. English
  2. Spanish


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Vitacura, 7560801,
Región Metropolitana,
56 2 2280 5000
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