Corvalán Pérez, José Luis



Phone: +56 2 23788925

José Luis has focused his professional practice in civil and commercial litigation before the ordinary courts and superior courts of justice, as well as domestic and international arbitrations.

Likewise, he has experience in matters of antitrust (investigations before the FNE and contentious and non-contentious procedures before the TDLC), consumer law, bankruptcy and contentious administrative matters and agreements.



  • Law School, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile. Degree awarded with maximum distinction (2011)
  • Diploma in Antitrust, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile (2011)
  • Diploma in Public Economic Law, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile (2012)
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), Harvard University, Massachusetts, United States. Beca Chile and Fulbright Scholarship (2015)

Professional Experience

  • Partner, Barros & Errázuriz (2021)

Academic Activities

  • Professor, Economic Law, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile (2019 – to date)
  • Professor, Civil Law, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Santiago (2013 – 2018)
  • Visiting professor, Antitrust Diploma, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile (2016-2017)
  • Visiting professor, Antitrust Diploma, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile (2016)


  • Spanish
  • English


  • Member of the Chilean Bar Association
  • Member of the roster of young referees of CAM Santiago

Final Acknowledgments

  • Future Star, Benchmark Litigation, 2021
  • Associate to watch, Chambers Latin America, 2021, Chile, Competition/Antitrust
  • Rising Star, Legal 500, 2021, Chile, Dispute Resolution
  • Future Leader, Who’s Who, 2019, Competition
  • Honorable Mention, Chilean Constitutional Court Prize (2011)


  • “Use and effectiveness of the Leniency Notice in Chile: the figures before the FNE”, Competence Center, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Santiago, Chile (2022)
  • Chilean chapter “The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Litigation & Dispute Resolution 2020”, Global Legal Group (UK), 2020
  • Product Recall in Chile, Getting The Deal Through, 2017
  • La revisión judicial de los procedimientos “notice-and-comment”: el caso de las normas ambientales, in Revista de Derecho Público, Vol. 83, 2° Sem. 2015, pp. 11-36
  • Delimitación del derecho de propiedad, Editorial Librotecnia, August 2016.
  • Chapter III. “The Young Arbitrators of the CAM” Santiago (2023).
  • “Arbitration and Competition and Consumer Law”, Universidad Externado de Colombia, Colombia.(2022) (Co-author).

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