Rafael Sandoval


Rafael is an associate in BMAJ’s labor and employment practice area.


He advises clients on workforce matters such as hiring, regulatory compliance, due diligence in transactions and M&As, workplace relations with trade union organizations, representation before judicial bodies, and corporate immigration; among others.

Work experience
  • Associate, Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana (since 2020);
  • Associate, Vergara y Cía (2013-2019);
  • Associate, Traslaviña y Abogados Asociados (2010-2013).
  • Master’s degree, Labor Law and Social Security, Law School, Universidad de Chile (2016);
  • Degree in Subcontracting and New Labor Justice, Law School, Universidad de Chile (2008);
  • Degree in Employer Civil Liability and Civil Liability Insurance, Law School, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (2011);
  • Accepted to practice law by the Supreme Court of Chile (2011);
  • J.D., Universidad de Chile (2006).
Academic activities
  • Teaching Assistant, Labor Law and Social Security Department, Universidad de Chile (since 2005);
  • Professor, Labor Law, Law School, Universidad Iberoamericana (2009 – 2012).
  • Chilean Bar Association.