International Lawyers Network Welcomes New Member in Chile, Aninat Schwencke & Cia

January 11, 2012 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Aninat Schwencke & Cia is one of the largest full-service Chilean law firms with extensive international experience. Established and qualified to provide superior quality business-oriented legal services to its clients, the firm is recognized as one of the leading Chilean law firms by leading publications including Latin Lawyer and IFLR (International Financial Law Review) in a number of practice areas.

Partner and ILN main contact Juan P. Schwencke has practiced in Latin America, the United States and Europe. He received his law degree, magna cum laude, from Universidad de Chile and received an LL.M from Columbia University School of Law. He has successfully represented clients in a variety of M&A, project finance and banking transactions, insolvency and debt restructuring transactions, cross-border litigation, arbitration, taxation and labor matters. He has also counseled many domestic and international corporations, banks, financial institutions and multinational organizations.

The firm takes pride in the following words of appreciation by its clients, as quoted by Latin Lawyer 250 2011:

"(Juan P. Schwencke) has done an outstanding job with local and foreign deals; I would propose and recommend him."

"(Juan P. Schwencke) is knowledgeable, confident and proactive (…) a committed and mature individual, he is a pleasure to deal with."

And Latin Lawyer writes:

"Aninat Schwencke & Cia (…) is channeling impressive overseas experience (four partners have LLMs from Columbia) into building a modern, flexible law firm. As such, this is a well respected operation with a strong reputation home and abroad."

The firm currently has 29 lawyers including five partners. They maintain active participation in organizations and/or alliances involving international firms, practitioners, scholars and business entities.

The International Lawyers Network facilitates personal relationships among lawyers in mid-sized law firms all over the world, allowing them to confidently operate in a global marketplace while retaining their independence and local expertise. As one of the largest networks of experienced attorneys in the world, the ILN provides a platform for clients to access quality legal professionals worldwide with the cost-effectiveness and personalized service only independent, regional law firms can provide. With 91 high-quality, full-service and specialized law firms and over 5,000 lawyers in 66 countries on six continents, the excellence, demonstrated experience, worldwide presence, and relationships of the International Lawyers Network combine to make this Network one of the leading associations of independent law firms in the world. The ILN: Where lawyers become friends.