Cristián Palacios


Cristián has concentrated his practice in bankruptcy law, insolvency and reorganizations. In the last 20 years he has advised several companies in reorganization and liquidation processes, as well as in out-of-court agreements to face insolvency phases. In 2010 he served as Superintendent of Bankruptcy and advisor to the Ministry of Economy in the drafting of the current bankruptcy law.

  • LL.M. University of California – Davis, 2010
  • LL.M. in Law with concentration in Private Law, Universidad de Chile, 2014.
  • Lawyer, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2000.
  • Bankruptcies and insolvency
  • Reorganizations
  • Corporate Law
  • Chilean Bar Association
  • Member of the International Association of Restructing, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL)
  • Member of the Permanent Commission for Commercial Codification of the Commercial Law subdepartment of Universidad de Chile
  • Procedimientos Concursales, LegalPublishing, 2015.
  • Professor of Universidad de Chile’s Insolvency Diploma.
  • Director of Universidad Finis Terrae’s Commercial Law Department.
  • Director of Universidad Diego Portales´ Commercial Law Department.
  • Member of the Probono Foundation