St. George’s College (Bachelor of Arts). Catholic University of Chile (LL.Lic.). Insurance Intendent, Securities and Insurance Superintendency, 1979-1981.
Spoken languages: Spanish.
Worked at Prieto y Cia. (Santiago) specializing in General Practice. Commercial, Antitrust, Tax, Banking, Securities, Corporate, Insurance, Foreign Trade, Fishing, and Mining Law.
Foreign Investments and Exchange Regulations. International Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1976, Chile.
Insurance Intendant, Securities and Insurance Superintendency, 1979-1981. Member: Chilean Bar Association. The firm was founded October 1st, 1977 by Messa Prieto, Claudio Undurraga, Carlos Concha and Alberto González.
The professional services rendered by the firm are basically directed towards the field of corporate business, including services to banks, telecommunications companies, water utilities, shopping centers, mining, real estate and insurance companies, fishing industries, stock exchange and security brokers and agents and electric power companies, amongst others. Members of the office sit in the boards of one of the leading Chilean copper mining corporations and of the principal telecommunications company in the country. Prieto y Cía has a balanced percentage of both Chilean and foreign clients, evidencing the opening of the country to international trade and investment.
Professional Association Memberships: International Bar Association, Section on business Law.
Member: Chilean Bar Association.