Feliciano Tomarelli

Associate

Feliciano is an associate in BMAJ’s Corporate Law practice area.

About

He provides comprehensive advice in corporate matters to local and international clients in a wide range of industries, including merger & acquisition, contracts, corporate restructuring, corporate governance, project finance, and capital markets; among others.

Feliciano is admitted to practice law in Chile and in the State of New York, USA.

Work experience
  • Associate, Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana (since 2020);
  • International Associate, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, New York, USA (2016-2017);
  • Associate, Carey (2012-2020).
Education
  • Admitted to the New York State Bar, USA (2017);
  • LL.M., Columbia University (Fulbright Scholarship and Becas Chile Scholarship), USA (2016);
  • Accepted to practice law by the Supreme Court of Chile (2013);
  • J.D. (summa cum laude), Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (2012).
Academic activities
  • Professor, Master in Business Law, Universidad de los Andes (since 2021);
  • Professor, Civil Law, Universidad de Los Andes (since 2014).
Awards and acknowledgments
  • Best Lawyers: Recognized in Capital Markets Law;
  • International Bar Association (IBA): Alberto Lasheras-Shine Scholarship, granted for the paper “The knowledge of due diligence findings and the sandbagging clauses in the Latin-American/Civil Law context” (2019);
  • Fulbright Scholarship: Master studies in EE.UU. (2016);
  • “Becas Chile”: Governmental scholarship to study master abroad (2016);
  • Best Bachelor of his promotion (2012);
  • R.P. Eduardo Lobos SS.CC Award: Best Student of his class (2006-2011).
Memberships
  • Chilean Bar Association;
  • New York Bar Association.
Publications and seminars
  • Author, “The knowledge of due diligence findings and the sandbagging clauses in the Latin-American/Civil Law context”, International Bar Association (2019);
  • Author, “The sandbagging clauses and their limits in Chilean Law”, Civil Law Studies XIV (2019);
  • Author, “The reciprocal breach, and the defense of unfulfilled contract against the remedies of the creditor”, Civil Law Studies X (2014);
  • Research project, “A reform of the rules of breach of contract on the civil code”, research project sponsored by FONDECYT (2011);
  • Author, “Constitutional regulations of the property over incorporeal goods”, Ius Novum Journal (2008).