Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has expanded its Antirust expertise in Latin America by hiring Juan Ignacio Donoso. Prior to joining the firm, Juan was the Deputy Chief of the Antitrust Division at the Fiscalía Nacional Económica (FNE) since 2013. Before that, he was the Deputy Chief of the Cartel Division in the FNE. He was also involved in developing Chile's new leniency guidelines and is a professor in one of the most important law faculties in Chile.
Carolina Pardo, regional head of Antitrust & Competition in Latin America said, "We are delighted to welcome Juan to Baker McKenzie."
He brings many years of experience as a former antitrust enforcer, which will strengthen our existing capabilities and prove invaluable to our clients.
Rodrigo Diaz de Valdes, head of Baker McKenzie's Antitrust & Competition Practice in Chile added, "Juan is an excellent addition to our team in Chile and will further enhance our ability to provide our clients with unique insights into antitrust regulation and enforcement in the country".
Juan is due to take up his position from July 17th, and will work from the Firm's Santiago office.