James Black



+56 2 3223 3180

Member of the Chilean Bar Association Spanish and English


James Black has focused his practice on dispute resolution in civil and commercial matters, as well as in administrative and constitutional fields, representing clients before ordinary courts and before various public institutions.  He also as experience in corporate law and public administration.


2016 - 2017 Legal Director for La Pintana Mayor’s Office.

2012 - 2016 Associate at Ortúzar, Vergara & Boestch.

2010 - 2012 Associate at Cariola Diez Pérez Cotapos.


Outstanding Internship Award (law degree prerequisite), Legal Aid Corporation.


2010 Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Law Degree.

2013 Universidad de Chile, School of Anthropology, Certification in Theory of Applied Systems to Socio-cultural Complexities.

2014 Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law, Certification in Environment and Sustainable Development.

2017 Universidad Diego Portales, Master of Public Law and Constitutional Litigation.