Vicente Tapia I.

Associate

He studied  a Diploma in Economic Criminal Law at the Catholic University (2021) and in 2022 he completed a Diploma in Corporate Governance and Compliance at the University of Chile.

EXPERIENCE

Vicente Tapia has been an associate of Prieto since June 2022 and is part of the Antitrust and Insolvency and Reorganization teams of the Firm.

He was a trial lawyer at Grupo Alto (2018) and at De la Horra y Cía. (2017-2019). Before joining Prieto, between 2019 and 2022, he was part of the Legal Affairs Sub-Management at Australis Seafoods, as a corporate and compliance attorney.

He studied law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, where he graduated in 2016. He was an assistant in Civil Procedural Law at the same university in 2014. He studied a Diploma in Economic Criminal Law at the Catholic University (2021), Corporate Governance and Compliance at the University of Chile (2022), and during 2023 he completed a Diploma in Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Liquidation at the University of Chile.

Languages: Spanish and English.

EDUCATION

Law Degree, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, 2018.
Course on the Fight against “abuse” from Civil Law, Universidad de Chile, 2020.
Course on Current Problems of Civil Procedure Law, Universidad de Los Andes, 2020.
Diploma on Economic Criminal Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2021
Course on Current Problems of Civil Liability, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, 2021
Course on Legal Aspects of Venture Capital, Universidad del Desarrollo, 2022
Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Governance and Compliance, Universidad de Chile, 2022
Course on Strategic Communication Tools for Lawyers, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, 2022
Course on Analysis of the Reforms introduced to the Chilean Insolvency and Re-Entrepreneurship Act, Universidad de Chile, 2023
Course on Law 20.920, which Establishes a Framework for Waste Management, Extended Producer Responsibility and Promotion of Recycling, Universidad de Chile, 2023
Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Liquidation, Universidad de Chile, 2023