Ovalle Consejeros Legales (OCL) was founded in 1963 by Jorge Ovalle Quiroz. OCL provi-des services in different areas, keeping a global view and the objectivity and closeness of an advisor. OCL is an independent firm, with connections with law firms in the main countries.
The Corporate Area satisfies the needs of clients in various industries. The impacts of deve-lopment and more specific regulation require an ongoing search for solutions and alterna-tives to a wide variety of challenges. Our services include M&A, reorganizations and legal representation.
The Tax Area provides counseling in all stages of the businesses, to achieve an efficient tax management while ensuring compliance with the law at all times. OCL has ample expe-rience in international taxation, to address both foreign investment in Chile and Chilean investment abroad.
Labor and Immigration
The labor Area stands out for its refined knowledge of current labor legislation, which is applied daily according to the line of business of each client. Our advice focuses mainly on labor consulting, immigration, collective bargaining and labor litigation.
Our litigation Area brings alternatives available to solve complex conflicts but also day to day difficulties of our clients. The analysis and strategic design provided by OCL always comprise the main civil and commercial aspects of the conflict. OCL also deals in regulatory, and consumer’s law litigation.
Government, Regulatory and Administrative
Our Public, Regulatory and Administrative Law Area offers advice on regulatory compliance and procedures before government authori-ties. OCL has considerable experience in presentations before the Comptroller General of the Republic, processing all kind of authoriza-tions from authorities, and providing counsel in different type of regulatory issues.
The Insurance Area provides services exclusively to insureds, helping to reduce the great inequality between them and insurers. These services include the design and management of private insurance tenders for local and regional insurance programs, risk audits and ana-lysis, counseling in loss presentation, loss adjustment processes and judicial claims.
OCL has ample experience in industrial, commercial and residential real estate projects, from the planning, construction and commercia-lization stages of it. Likewise, we advise on contractual, civil or commercial matters related to real estate.