Legal Team

Rodrigo Miranda

Associate

Bachelor of Law and Social Sciences from the Universidad de Chile’s Law School (Summa cum laude, 2015).

Additionally, he holds two Diplomas awarded by the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, in “New Tendencies on Contracts and Damages” (2016) and “Litigation and New Procedures” (2017). He also holds a Diploma in Mining Management awarded by the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile’s Engineering School (2019).

His practice focuses on Arbitration, Civil and Commercial Litigation, with relevant experience in conflicts related to the mining industry. He has advised and/or represented some of the most important mining and supplier companies (multinational companies and family offices) in conflicts related to the most diverse areas of the mining businesses (services, exploration, extraction and processing).

He began his professional career as a member of the litigation and arbitration team at Del Río y Parraguez, Estudio Juan Agustín Figueroa (2015-2016) and remained in that position after the merger with Marín & Cía. that resulted into Parraguez y Marín (2017-).

rmiranda@parraguezymarin.cl

RELEVANT EXPERIENCES

He has participated in the representation of a mining company in a conflict of compensation for damages related to a breach of contract of exploration for an amount of approx. USD $25.000.000.
He has participated in the representation of a mining company in multiple claims regarding exploration areas and use of JORC Regulations, for an amount of approx. USD $22.000.000.
He has participated in the representation of a mining company in a claim for compensation for damages related to the maintenance service of conveyors belts for an amount of approx. USD $15.000.000.
He has participated in the representation of a mining company for cost overruns in a construction arbitration for an amount of approx. USD $8.000.000.
He has participated in the representation of a mining services company in an arbitration regarding the dissolution of a corporation for an amount of approx. USD $8.500.000.

STUDIES

Diploma in Mining Management

Escuela de Ingeniería de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile – 2019

Diploma in Litigation and New Procedures

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile – 2017

Diploma in New Tendencies on Contracts and Damages

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile – 2016

Bachelor of Law and Social Sciences

Universidad de Chile (Summa cum laude, 2015)

Areas of Practice

Arbitration

Civil, Commercial and Constitutional litigation

Construction litigation

Languages

Spanish, English and German

Awards and Honours

Professional Practice Award (2013)

Activities and Membershipss

Member of the Chilean Bar Association

Member of the Young Lawyers Commission of the Chilean Bar Association

Teacher assistant of the Diploma “Management in acquisition and contracts in projects (legal aspects of contracts module), at Universidad del Desarrollo (2018)