The former Congressman Fuad Chahín, rejoins the law firm Abdala & Cia.

After 8 years of having worked as a Congressman of the Republic of Chile, Fuad Chahín, lawyer from the University of Chile (2000), returns to Abdala & Cia. as Partner, specializing in Regulatory and Corporate Law.

Since his departure from Abdala y Cia., in March of 2010, when Fuad took office as Deputy of the Republic, until March of this year, he joined the “Finance Committee” of the Chamber of Deputies and presided over the “Constitution, Legislation and Justice” commissions; “Social Development and Overcoming Poverty” and “Economy.” He was also a legislative advisor in the Ministries of Justice and Mining.

Ricardo Abdala Hirane, Managing Partner of Abdala & Cia., comments: “We are very satisfied with the return of Fuad to our firm, he will be a great contribution. His leadership and experience as a public servant will significantly strengthen our practice areas and the work we do for our clients.”

As to Fuad Chahín, he explains: “I am very happy to be back at Abdala & Cia. My experience as a legislator will strengthen the areas of law that I will lead, where I hope to be a real contribution for the firm and its clients.”

Abdala & Cia. is a law firm founded in 1988 in Santiago de Chile. Its main areas of practice are Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions; Administrative Law; Arbitration and Dispute Resolution; Labor Law; Criminal law; Family Law; New technologies; Commercial Law; Banking and Financial Law; Tax Law and Patrimonial Advice.

It collaborates with its clients at a national and international level and is part of the North American firm Diaz, Reus & Targ, with offices in 23 countries and 5 continents.

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