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Sofía Haupt, LL.M. / MLB.

Associate

CMS Carey & Allende
Avda. Costanera Sur 2730, Piso 9
Parque Titanium, Las Condes
7550000 Santiago
Chile
Languages Spanish, English, German

Sofía is a member of the Corporate/M&A team of CMS Carey & Allende since 2018. Her practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, private equity and contracts. Sofía's experience includes advising both local and foreign clients in national and cross-border legal matters as well as in multi-jurisdictional transactions.

Prior to joining CMS Chile,  Sofía worked at Allen & Overy LLP (2018), and DLA Piper UK LLP (2017-2018), both in Germany.

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Relevant experience

  • Blackstone Group: Advised this U.S. multinational private equity firm, on the acquisition of an indirect shareholding in the U.S. investment fund FRS Capital. As a result, Blackstone obtained an indirect shareholding in Carrix Inc., leading container terminal operator in the Americas as well as in Asia, New Zealand and South Africa.  
  • SICK: Participation on the team that advised this German group on the incorporation in Chile of a joint venture with the local company E. i. Schädler y Cía. Ltda. for the purposes of setting up a technical assistance center for South America.
  • Alsea: Participation on the team that advised this Mexican company on the acquisition of a majority stake in Starbucks Coffee Chile and Starbucks Coffee Argentina. 
  • General Motors: Participation on the team that advised on the acquisition of the operations of Ally Financial, Inc. in Latin America, Europe, and China. 
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Education

  • 2016 – Master of Law and Business (LL.M. / MLB), Bucerius Law School (Germany)
  • 2010 – Law Degree, Universidad de los Andes School of Law
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Memberships

  • Chilean Bar Association.
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Expertise