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Gonzalo Manzano

Associate
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Consortium Legal - El Salvador

Antiguo Cuscatlan, El Salvador
    Local Time: Wednesday 04:05

Practice Expertise

  • Corporate Law
  • Real Estate
  • Tax Law
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Areas of Practice

  • Corporate Law
  • Real Estate
  • Tax Law
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WSG Practice Industries

WSG Leadership

  • Mergers & Acquisitions Group - Member
  • Tax Group - Member

Profile

Gonzalo is an associate at Consortium Legal El Salvador. Graduated from the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, with an LLM in Tax Law at the same university (magna cum laude), with more than 13 years of experience and legal knowledge in various matters of corporate and tax law. He has participated in the management of several real estate transactions, due diligence of real estate projects, real estate and corporate title studies for banks and financial institutions, and in the analysis of construction and urban planning regulations. He has experience in management control of legal and multidisciplinary teams, and in advising on corporate structuring and tax optimization of businesses both inside and outside the country.
Gonzalo has advised companies with international presence, dealing with matters related to the OECD strategies to avoid Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS).

Bar Admissions
Member of the Chilean Bar Association.

Education
Live Online Program (Sales Advantage), Dale Carnegie & Associates, Inc., El Salvador, (2022).
Master s Degree in Tax Law (magna cum laude), Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, (2018).
Degree in Laws, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, (2009).

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate Law
  • Real Estate
  • Tax Law

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments
Gonzalo was in charge of analyzing and advising one of the investors of Integra Chile, an agricultural holding company, in the restructuring of the tax debt and subsequent share sale in Integra Chile and its subsidiaries, bringing to zero the final tax impact of his client, regarding the tax debt of the company.

He was responsible for the elimination of the Delayed Operations list (300+) in the Mortgage Department of Banco Santander Chile, which had operations pending completion of more than 1 year old. This allowed Reval Escrituras S.A. to become the Bank s main provider of mortgage legal services.

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