Tomás Ruiz-Tagle Barros


Tomás Ruiz-Tagle Barros



University Studies

· Bachelor of Laws, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2010. Bachelor’s degree awarded with highest distinction.
· Diploma in Tax Analysis and Planning, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2015.
· Master of Laws, Columbia University, New York, 2015. Degree awarded with academic distinction Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.


Spanish and English.

Practice Areas

Litigation and Arbitration, Civil and Commercial Dispute Resolution, Administrative Sanctioning Proceedings, Public Litigation.

Professional Experience

Before joining Marinovic & Alcalde in 2019, he worked in the Government of Chile as a lawyer in the Cabinet of the President of the Republic and member of the Government General Internal Audit Council (2018-2019). Previously, he worked in the Legal-Legislative Division of the Ministry General Secretariat of the Presidency in public litigation, dispute resolution and legislative and regulatory advice (2012-2014). He has also acted as a Chief Counsel for different family offices, with extensive experience in corporate, business, judicial and regulatory matters.

Academic Experience

Professor of Civil Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.