Joaquín Recart


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


He advises national and foreign clients from various sectors in matters of Contract Law and their other corporate requirements, including the securities market, real estate law and mergers, acquisitions and financing transactions.

Work experience
  • Associate, Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados (since 2015);
  • Associate, CorreaGubbins (2011-2014);
  • Associate, Philippi, Yrarrázaval, Pulido & Brunner (2008-2010).
  • LL.M, Columbia University, NY, USA (2015);
  • LL.M (summa cum laude), Universidad de Chile (2013);
  • Accepted to practice law by the Supreme Court of Chile (2008);
  • J.D. (summa cum laude), Universidad de Chile (2008).
Academic activities
  • Professor, Private Law, Universidad de Chile (since 2019);
  • Instructor, Private Law, Universidad de Chile (2016-2019);
  • Teaching Assistant, Private Law, Universidad de Chile (2013-2016);
  • Visiting Professor, Private Law, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (2010-2013);
  • Member of the Editorial Committee, Revista de Derecho y Humanidades (2005-2006).
Awards and acknowledgments
  • The Legal 500: “Recommended Lawyer”;
  • “Becas Chile”: Governmental scholarship to study master abroad (2014);
  • Fulbright Scholarship: Master studies in EE.UU. (2013).
  • Chilean Bar Association.
Publications and seminars
  • Author, ‘About the Buyer’s Knowledge, Before Signing the Contract or Closing, of the Falsity of Representations and Warranties’, Revista Chilena de Derecho, vol 47, N° 2 (2020);
  • Author, ‘El impeachment estadounidense y su influencia sobre la acusación Constitucional Chilena’, Revista de Derecho, Escuela de Postgrado de la Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad de Chile (2013);
  • Co-author, ‘Taxation of capital gains obtained in the disposal of equity holdings in Chilean Limited Liability Companies’, Chilean Legal Report (2012).