Specialist in mergers and acquisitions, project financing and financial transactions.

Macarena Ravinet is an expert in national and international M&A, focusing her practice on telecommunications, food and retail, corporate and financial restructuring, corporate governance, private equity, and project finance, particularly in energy and infrastructure.

She also advises companies, foundations and non-profit organizations on corporate social responsibility and corporate, financial and tax matters.

Before joining Cuatrecasas, she was a partner and associate at leading law firms in Santiago de Chile and New York.

She is a member of the Chilean Bar Association and the International Bar Association. She is also chair and director at the Chile Pro Bono Foundation and member of the International Pro Bono Network.

She has been an assistant lecturer of project financing in the Master in Corporate Law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.ontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

She speaks at international conferences, including on the M&A panel of the International Bar Association in Latin America.


  • Master of Laws in Corporate
    Law New York University, 2006

    Bachelor of Laws (summa cum laude)
    Universidad de los Andes, Chile, 2003

Directory Mentions

Recommended lawyer
Best Lawyer, Chambers Latin America, Latin Lawyer 250, Leaders League and Legal 500 Latin America in M&A, Project Finance and Banking & Finance

Shortlisted by Chambers D&I Awards: Latin America
(category: Outstanding Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion in South America), 2020

Pro Bono Practice of the Year Award

Premio Jóvenes con Proyección (“Promising Newcomer Award”)
Chilean business magazine Revista Capital

Premio Jóvenes con Éxito (“Young and Successful Award”)
Chilean business magazine Diario Financiero

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