Rodrigo de Alencar Baraona


Rodrigo de Alencar Baraona

Rodrigo co-chairs our M&A practice. He has vast experience in complex transactions with a cross-border focus in a wide array of industries such as manufacturing, mining, services, retail, sports, etc.

His practice includes public and private take overs, complex shareholders agreements and disputes, whether within public or private companies, and advises Boards in matters of Corporate Governance.

He regularly advises minority and majority shareholders or controllers, board members and third parties in arbitrations and disputes in connection with Corporations and Securities Laws.

Rodrigo is a trusted advisor for domestic and International companies, with a special focus in Brasil, Asia and the United States.



Mergers and Acquisitions.

Corporate Governance.

Litigation and Arbitration.

Succession, Family Based Companies & Transition.

Brazilian Desk.



Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 1997.

Master of Law (LL.M.), The University of Chicago, 2001.

Diploma in Negotiation, Harvard University, 2007.



Chile, 1997.



Professor of Civil Law at Universidad de los Andes, since 2003.

Professor of Corporate Governance at the Master of Laws at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, since 2015.

Lawyer Member at Corte de Apelaciones de Santiago, 2019 - 2020.

Partner, Urenda Rencoret Orrego y Dörr, 2015- 2021.

Partner, Prieto y Cía., 2008 – 2011.

Foreign Associate, Mayer Brown, Chicago, 2001 – 2002.



Spanish, portuguese and english.

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