Karem Duffoo

M: +56 9 9730 8673
Benjamín 2935, Office 302 Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
Email: karem.duffoo@ax.legal

Karem Duffoo

Legal and Tax Partner

Karem Duffoo is a Partner with over 20 years’ experience assisting foreign companies with their operations in Latin America.

Karem was born in Peru but moved to Chile as a teenager where she received her law degree and has lived ever since. Karem started her career with Chilean tax office (SII) and then moved to Deloitte’s where she was responsible for assisting Fortune 500 companies with their international and domestic taxation matters.

Karem has spent the last 5 years assisting international industrial technology companies with corporate, tax, and M&A matters. She was nominated as one of the top corporate woman lawyers in Latin America in 2018.

Karem is fluent (spoken and written) in English, Spanish, and French.

  • Corporate
  • Commercial
  • Taxation
  • Mergers & Acquistions
  • Technology
  • Cross Border Taxation

  • Assist foreign technology, service, and equipment providers with tax structuring advice between Australia, Canada, United States, and Latin America.
  • Extensive experience assisting Australian, Canadian, American, and European companies with on-going legal and corporate governance matters in Chile.
  • Knowledge and experience working with clients across the Latin American Region – Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, Colombia, and Mexico.

  • Universidad Gabriela Mistral – Bachelor of Laws
  • Universidad Católica de Chile – Masters in Corporate Law
  • Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez – Masters in Taxation

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