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Nicolás Vial


Practice Areas


  • Columbia Law University, Master of Laws (LL.B.), 2017.
      Honors: Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Degree in Philosophy, 2014.
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, degree in Law (LL.B.), 2011.


  • Chile, 2012

Academic Activities

  • Assistant Professor of Civil Law, Universidad de los Andes Law School.


  • Spanish and English


Nicolás is an associate of our firm since 2014. Before joining Cariola he worked for the law firm Bahamondez, Álvarez and Zegers (2012 – 2013). Nicolás is a member of the banking, finance, capital markets and mergers & acquisitions group of our firm. He has worked in M&A and Capital Markets transactions as well as in corporate and commercial matters including corporate governance, contracts and agreements, and structuring and restructuring investment vehicles. From 2017 to 2018 Nicolás worked as international lawyer at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York.