Practice areas: Litigation, Domestic and International Arbitration, Corporate Law, Corporate Governments and Compliance, Agribusiness disputes, Real Estate, Legal Opinions in the practice areas, Inheritance Law.
Education: School of Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Bachelor of Laws, 1985). Doctorate in law, Universidad de Navarra, Spain (1996).
Admitted to Practice: 1987
Academic Activity: He has been professor of the School of Law at Universidad de los Andes, Chile; currently, he is professor of Civil Law at the School of Law of P. Universidad Católica de Chile.
Other Activities: Former advisor for the Colegio de Abogados A.G.; former Supreme Court attorney and arbitrate for the Arbitration and Mediation Center at Santiago’s Chamber of Commerce.
Publications: Jorge Baraona is author of several publications, including the following books: “El retraso en el cumplimiento de las obligaciones”, Madrid, Dykinson (1998); “La nulidad de los actos jurídicos”.
Consideraciones históricas y dogmáticas”, Bogotá, Universidad Javeriana/Grupo Editorial Ibáñez (2012).
Prior Work Experience: Colegio San Benito (1982-1987); Mayor of the Municipality of Renca (1989-1992); Consejo de Defensa del Niño (1992-1994); Professor at Universidad de los Andes’ School of Law, where he was Director of the School of Law’s Doctorate Program (2001-2007) and Dean (2010-2012).
Languages: Spanish and English.