Paulina Silva





Member of Carey’s Intellectual Property and Information Technology Group. Her practice areas are focused on data protection and technology contracting: negotiation and legal advice on licensing, implementation and maintenance projects, software and web development agreements, electronic commerce, privacy policies and general data privacy assessment.



• Law, Universidad de Chile

• Degree in Chilean tort law, Universidad de Chile (2002)

• Master of Commercial Law, University of Melbourne, Australia (2008)

• WIPO Executive Program on Strategic Intellectual Property Management (2012)



• Author of “Dispute Resolution – Chile”, PLG World Book (2006)

• Co-author of “Franchise Law in Chile: Current Issues and Future Outlook”, Law and Business Review of the Americas, 20(1): 107-118 (with Tim Samplesand  Guillermo Carey) 2014

• Author of “The regulatory framework for data protection in Chile and future challenges”, Taylor Wessing Global Data Hub


Activities and Memberships

• Member of the Chilean Bar Association

• Member of the Licensing Executive Society Chile

• Member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)



Chile (2005)



Spanish and English



Contributions by Paulina Silva

  • Regulatory Harmonization in LATAM? Lessons from IAPP's Latin America Guidelines
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2023
  • Chilean Data Privacy Bill
    Speaker at Virtual Chile KnowledgeNet: 24 September 2020
  • GDPR in LatAm: Corporate Concerns in Dealing With (Applicable?) Foreign Law
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • International Trends in Automated Data Processing
    Speaker at Chile KnowledgeNet: 20 March 2019