Specialist in civil litigation and national and international arbitration

Jo Padilla represents clients in disputes arising from construction and infrastructure contracts, and public-works concession contracts.

She has participated in complex arbitration proceedings at national and international venues, including International Chamber of Commerce, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce, ad hoc arbitration proceedings and before special arbitration committees.

Before joining Cuatrecasas, she worked at Bofill Mir & Álvarez Jana in Santiago de Chile.


  • Bachelor of Laws (maximum distinction)
    Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile, 2019

Directory Mentions

Constitutional Court Award, Chile, 2019
Thesis “El rol del juez como legitimado activo para interponer la acción de inaplicabilidad por inconstitucionalidad” (Role of judges as having standing to bring non-applicability proceedings due to unconstitutionality)