Tomás Bown

Associate

“Senior associate Tomás Bown showed a great willingness to work hard, and was quick to understand the context and rationale of the case.”

-The Legal 500

About

His practice focuses on the resolution of complex and commercial lawsuits, conflicts between shareholders, insolvency processes and company reorganizations, and lawsuits in the construction and mining sectors, among others.

He also advises in cases before CAM Santiago, as well as in ad-hoc arbitral tribunals.

Work experience
  • Associate, Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados (since 2019);
  • Associate, Cruz & Compañía Abogados (2014-2018).
Education
  • LL.M, U.C Berkeley School of Law, California, USA (2019);
  • Represented UC Berkeley School of Law in the International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court Competition, American University, Washington D.C EEUU (2018);
  • Academic exchange, University of Economics and Business of Vienna, Austria (2013);
  • Accepted to practice law by the Supreme Court of Chile (2015);
  • J.D. (magna cum laude), Universidad de los Andes (2012).
Awards and acknowledgments
  • The Legal 500: “Recommended Lawyer” and “Rising Star”;
  • Benchmark Litigation: “Future Litigation Star” (since 2020).
Academic activities
  • Teaching Assistant, Civil Law, Unviversidad Andrés Bello (since 2020);
  • Teaching Assistant, Civil Law, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (2020).
Memberships
  • Young International Council for Commercial Arbitration (Young ICCA);
  • Chilean Bar Association.