Barros & Errázuriz has elected two senior associates to partners, Enrique Barros, of the financing and infrastructure practice, and Vicente Cordero, a member of the firm’s M&A/corporate practice. These moves bring the partner count to 25 .
Both have been with the firm for more than 10 years and represent, together with Sergio Eguiguren, the consolidation of a new generation of partners.
Enrique Barros has focused his practice on advising national and foreign companies and financial institutions on diverse matters, such as corporate and project financing, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, public offerings of shares and reorganizations in different industries.
He holds a law degree from Universidad Católica de Chile and has an LLM from the University of California (UCLA). He also has a degree in taxation from the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez.
Between 2015 and 2016, he worked as a foreign associate in New York law firm Shearman & Sterling, where he focused on capital markets, corporate financing and project financing in both the US and Latin America.
Vicente Cordero is a member of the M&A/corporate practice of the firm, and who has focused his practice on advising local and international companies, financial institutions and private equity firms on a wide range of matters, including M&As, equity and debt offerings, corporate and project financing and restructuring across various sectors.
Vicente holds a law degree from Universidad Católica de Chile and has an LLM in banking and finance from Fordham University, New York. In addition, he holds a degree in finance and accounting for lawyers from the Universidad de Los Andes.
Between 2014 and 2017, he worked as a foreign associate at the New York law firm Chadbourne & Parke, where he focused his practice on M&A, capital markets, corporate financing and project financing in Latin America.