October 10th, 2023

Barros Silva Varela & Vigil promotes partner in tax practice area


Pilar González was appointed partner of Barros Silva Varela & Vigil Law Firm and will lead the firm's Tax practice. Pilar is a lawyer from Universidad de Chile, LLM in Tax Law from Queen Mary University of London and has more than 13 years of experience in the field. She currently works as professor of Tax Law in the Department of Economic Law of the Faculty of Law of Universidad de Chile. She joined BSVV in 2020 and with this appointment she becomes the youngest partner of the Firm, at 34 years old.

In this regard, Fernando Barros Vial, founding partner of the firm, assured that “the incorporation of Pilar as partner in charge of the tax practice constitutes a fundamental step in the consolidation of the firm as a multi-service office. With exceptional talent and work capacity, Pilar has proven to be up to the most complex challenges in tax matters, combining a deep knowledge of tax criteria, fluidity in the relationship and dealing with the auditing entity and creativity in the search for solutions. She has a promising future in the development of her practice, and we want her to actively contribute to the consolidation of our firm”.

“BSVV's recognition of my work within the office is an honor and fills me with pride. I assume this new stage in my career with great responsibility and with the conviction of continuing to contribute to the teamwork that has always distinguished BSVV, which has allowed us to deliver a comprehensive and quality service to our clients,” said the new partner.

Pilar González is an assistant professor of pre- and postgraduate Tax Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Chile, member of the Institute of Tax Law, of the Chilean Bar Association, an entity in which she was appointed member of the Directory of Expert Lawyers, and Young Arbitrator of the Arbitration and Mediation Center (CAM) of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce (CCS), among others.

Over 10 years after its foundation, BSVV has 10 partners and 40 associates.

El Mercurio. 21 October 2023, Press review.

Until now, Pilar González was the Director of the Tax area of ​​the firm and led the advice in this matter.


Pilar González Cofré

Pilar González Cofré
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