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Latin-America Guide

Environment — Peru


Ada Alegre Consultores - Environment Department

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Band 1

第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
- approximately 6 lawyers

What the team is known for Stellar environmental boutique recognised as one of the pre-eminent names in the area. Team handles a wide variety of matters, including environmental impact assessments, licensing and consulting, as well as regulatory advice. Practice places a particular focus on matters arising from the energy, mining and agricultural sectors.

Strengths Market commentators highlight the firm as a key player in the market, specifying that the lawyers "are very good at handling audits and permissions."

Interviewees regard the firm as "an environmental boutique active in the energy and mining sectors, with a highly technical team."

Notable practitioners

The "very well-known" Ada Alegre is singled out by market sources, who comment: "She has great experience handling environmental matters for the mining and energy sectors." They go on to note that "she is exclusively focused on this area of practice and is excellent."

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Delapuente Abogados - Environment Department

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Band 1

第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
- approximately 5 lawyers

What the team is known for Esteemed boutique with ample experience in the environment arena. Dedicated team focusing on environmental permits, auditing processes and regulatory issues affecting both the public and private sectors. Team offers considerable expertise across a broad range of areas including energy, construction and biodiversity.

Strengths Clients from a variety of industries highlight the firm's level of specialisation in this field and note: "We work with the firm in complex matters and we are very satisfied - the firm solves everything perfectly."

Other market sources mention that "the team is well regarded in the market because they are very good and offer specialised knowledge, which is what clients are looking for."

Notable practitioners

The "impressive" Lorenzo de la Puente is described by clients as an "excellent lawyer with great knowledge of water matters." Other interviewees also agree that "he deserves considerable recognition in the environmental sector."

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Santiváñez Abogados - Environment Department

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Band 1

第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
Head of department: Karim Kahatt
- 2 partners
- 5 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Admired team known for its exceptional expertise in the energy field with a particularly strong local offering in the oil and gas industry. Practitioners are highly specialised and advise on a vast array of environmental issues spanning compliance, projects and administrative disputes. Also has a solid track record assisting with matters concerning the mining, forestry and agricultural sectors. Grupo Lamosa is a new client win this year.

Strengths Clients are quick to commend the firm's practice, with one noting: "The quality of the work is very good and the service is impressive," the source continues: "The lawyers are knowledgeable and very creative, as well as being able to work as a team."

The consensus among market sources is that this is "one of the best firms in this field."

Work highlights Advised United Cacao on the assessment and approval of its soil survey by the Peruvian authority, as well as with the environmental permissions the company needed to be able to operate.

Assisted Abengoa Transmisión Sur with its defence in a matter arising from a cut in the electricity the client provides to the south of Peru. The team argued the power outage was caused by environmental factors to which its client was not liable.

Significant clients Celepsa, Electronorte, Minera Strait Gold Peru, ContourGlobal Peru, SIDERPERU.

Notable practitioners

Practice head Karim Kahatt "has an impressive knowledge of this sector," according to market commentators. Sources also assert that "he is well informed, very quick and highly persuasive." They go on to add that he has "experience, capability and an eye for detail, as well as an open mind, allowing him to consider different possibilities."

About the Team (content provided by Santiváñez Abogados)

We offer specialized advice on the required legal standards for compliance in each of Peru’s regulated sectors. Our most frequent services include the identification of applicable environmental requirements, strategies for compliance, environmental due diligence and audits, implementation of integrated management systems, and legal strategies for securing permits, authorizations and licenses.

Our law firm has wide experience in the principal regulated environmental matters and also offers legal counseling on forestry, carbon markets and conservation of the biological diversity.

Environmental Management

We provide legal advice on the new standards for compliance demanded by current legislation.  

Health and Safety

We assess our clients to comply with the health and safety obligations applicable to our clients’ operations, such as: Occupational health and Industrial Security. 

Community Relations 

Considering that the success of extractive industries depends upon having good relations with local communities, we advise our clients on the design of programs to build sound relations with those communities, corporate social responsibility initiatives and the negotiation and signing of agreements with the farming communities to obtain access to surface lands and to carry out extractive activities.

Carbon Market

Our team is fully trained to evaluate projects with a potential for reducing carbon emissions, in order to be able to accede to the Kyoto Protocol Clean Development Mechanisms.  

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CMS GRAU - Environment Department

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Band 2

第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
Head of department: Vito Verna
- 1 partner
- 6 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Respected practice with a strong track record advising clients from a diverse range of sectors, including energy, mining, marine conservation and chemical manufacturing. Key areas of expertise include regulatory and environmental compliance matters. Team draws upon the firm's full-service capabilities when assisting clients with multidisciplinary issues.

Strengths Clients appreciate the quality of the service they receive from CMS GRAU, noting: "The service provided is of the highest level. The strengths of the team are its knowledge, proactivity and the timely manner in which it gives advice."

Work highlights Assisted non-profit organisation Pro Delphinus with the provision of updates related to the government-set close seasons for marine animals.

Significant clients Pro Delphinus.

Notable practitioners

Practice head Vito Verna is very well known by clients, who highlight his "leadership and knowledge in this field." Other market commentators go on to mention that "he is highly specialised in this area." Verna has considerable experience advising on a range of environmental matters, with particular expertise in regulatory and compliance mandates.

Up-and-coming partner Paola Carbajal Ponce de Rivera is described by clients as "a professional with great technical knowledge who is very committed to her clients." One goes on to add: "I trust her recommendations and I know I can turn to her at any time."

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Miranda & Amado Abogados - Environment Department

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Band 2

第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
Head of department: Alberto Delgado Venegas
- 1 partner
- 4 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Recognised player in the environment arena handling the full spectrum of mandates, ranging from project and M&A-related environmental due diligence to land management, water rights and administrative sanctioning. Has additional expertise in matters concerning the carbon market, specifically emission reduction purchase agreements. New client wins this year include Statkraft and Compañía Minera Antapaccay.

Strengths The team stands out to clients due to its "extensive experience and proven efficiency when meeting the needs of its clients. The lawyers achieve results that exceed our expectations."

Work highlights Counselled Engie Energía on environmental frameworks related to its water supply systems, liquid waste disposals and electric generation plants.

Significant clients Repsol Exploración, Refinería La Pampilla, H2Olmos, Empresa de Generación Huallaga, Concesionaria Chavimochic.

Notable practitioners

According to clients, head of department Alberto Delgado Venegas "has an in-depth knowledge of environmental matters, good communication skills and the capacity to analyse and summarise issues." In addition to his environment practice, Delgado Venegas has expertise in advising clients on energy and infrastructure mandates.

Star associate Alberto Ventura Rivas Plata is described by market sources as a "great lawyer and a hard worker." Clients go on to praise his "punctuality, efficiency and the quality of the work he produces." He has considerable experience in water-related mandates.

About the Team (content provided by Miranda & Amado Abogados)

The firm handles the complete range of environmental work, from projects, M&A due diligence and finance-related matters to legal opinions and litigation. It stands out for its expertise in matters relating to projects, such as land management issues including water rights, sites of archaeological interest, natural reserves and zoning.

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Osterling Abogados - Environment Department

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Band 2

第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Dynamic environmental team advising a diverse clientele across a range of industries, including oil and gas, manufacturing and electricity. Has a particularly strong footprint in land access, permit applications and health and safety compliance. Growing strength in issues pertaining to the real estate and aviation sector. Practice is complemented by the firm's expertise in the mining sector.

Strengths The firm stands out to clients in this area, who note that the environment team is "very capable, proactive and flexible to the needs of the client. The team has very good professionals who understand environmental legal requirements."

Work highlights Acted for Rio Tinto Mining & Exploration on the acquisition of the environmental certification required for the exploration of the Suyawi Project.

Significant clients Marcobre, Compañia Minera Atacocha, Milpo Andina, Helicópteros del Sur, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty.

Notable practitioners

Since publication, Luis Felipe Huertas del Pino has left the practice.

Since publication, Miyanou Dufour has left the practice.

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Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados - Environment Department

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Band 2

第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
Heads of department: Luis Carlos Rodrigo Prado and Francisco Tong
- 3 partners
- 6 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Skilled practice noted for its strength in environmental litigation and involvement in the development of environmental legislation. Highly experienced in compliance and regulatory work, in particular with respect to project development in the energy sector. Regularly assists clients from a range of industries including mining, transportation and infrastructure. Jenny Caldas joined the firm this year as a partner in the environment team.

Strengths One client enthuses that "the support of the environment team has been extremely important - its strength and dynamism in addressing the company's needs and queries, as well as the lawyers' availability, are particularly noteworthy."

Work highlights Assisted Southern Peru Copper with the process of obtaining approval for its environmental impact assessments related to the Tía María mining project, as well as for the extension of the Toquepala project.

Significant clients Minsur, Ocoña Hydro, Marcobre, Teck, Rio Alto Mining.

Notable practitioners

Jenny Caldas impresses clients with "her ability to analyse environmental issues, her knowledge of sector-related legislation, from both the theoretical and practical perspective, and her extensive experience in this area." Market sources go on to highlight her ability to "propose solutions and efficient strategies with a committed attitude and a notable involvement in the matter."

Francisco Tong is valued by clients for his "great level of knowledge regarding environmental matters for the mining sector. He not only gives us technical legal advice but also practical recommendations." His practice in this field encompasses regulatory and dispute resolution mandates, as well as compliance issues.

Consensus among market commentators is that Ursula Zavala is a "super-good lawyer" in the environment arena. Zavala is regularly called upon to assist clients from sectors including energy and infrastructure. She led the team on the aforementioned Southern Peru Copper matter.

About the Team (content provided by Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados)

Our Environmental Law team advises clients on compliance and monitoring of environmental and sanitation obligations, and the development of community relations strategies in mining, oil and gas, electricity and agroindustry, among other economic activities.

We participate in securing permits, in land purchase strategies, cadastral surveys, inspection and litigation processes and in our client’s interaction with the authorities. We conduct environmental due diligences for M&A transactions, for project finance and for obtaining environmental certifications.

Our advice covers design and qualification aspects for access to financing mechanisms for projects with high environmental impact, as well as on securing environmental certifications. Also, we work with business associations in drafting proposals for reforming environmental legislation.

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Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera Abogados - Environment Department

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Band 3

第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
Head of department: Renato De Vettori
- 1 partner
- 3 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Active practice focused on providing advice to clients in the oil and gas sector. Environmental expertise ranges from compliance programmes and due diligence to administrative sanctioning procedures. Also offers recognised strength in regulations affecting the mining industry. Graña y Montero Petrolera and Goodyear are among the firm's new client wins.

Strengths Clients point out the benefit of working with a full-service firm in environmental matters and say: "The lawyers work together as a fully co-ordinated team, using their different specialisations. The quality of the service is excellent - they are responsive, proactive and effective."

Work highlights Represented Consorcio Constructor Ductos del Sur in its presentation of environmental impact studies to obtain the necessary permissions to build and operate a pipeline system for the transportation of LNG.

Significant clients Transportadora de Gas del Perú, Gases del Pacífico, Shougang Hierro Perú, Compañía Minera Miski Mayo, PepsiCo.

Notable practitioners

The key client contact is Renato De Vettori.

About the Team (content provided by Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera Abogados)

We provide environmental advice to companies in different sectors of the economy, like energy, mining, hydrocarbon, industrial, fishing, etc. We support our clients in the implementation of Integrated Management Systems (IMSs). We provide advice on the steps to be taken to obtain environmental permits and licenses. We defend our clients’ interests in sanctioning proceedings brought by the competent authorities and take part in due diligence examinations.

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Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados - Environment Department

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Band 3

第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
Heads of department: Vanessa Chávarry and José Cúneo
- 1 partner
- 2 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Noteworthy practice group recognised for its strength in environmental planning, project development, compliance and auditing. Provides advice to clients hailing from a range of industries including power, mining and agribusiness. Has additional experience advising banks and financial institutions on the assessment of environmental risks related to project financings.

Strengths Clients single out the firm's capabilities in this area, one asserts: "The advice the lawyers give is very personalised. They get straight to the point, are efficient, practical and business-oriented."

Work highlights Assisted Forsac Perú with a range of environmental issues relating to the development of the company's activity in the paper industry.

Significant clients Ford, Maestro, Gold Fields La Cima, Aqualogy, Odebrecht.

Notable practitioners

Associate-to-watch Vanessa Chávarry is well known for her practice in environmental matters. Clients praise her work, stating that "she understands environmental proceedings very well, not only from a theoretical perspective, but also from a practical perspective."

About the Team (content provided by Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados)

Our team of attorneys have extensive experience in resolving the various environmental law and social issues of our clients and assisting them in complying with the numerous socio-environmental requirements and regulations to which they are subjected. This allows us to properly support them on all matters which are relevant for the development and implementation of their activities and projects.

Apart from having a deep understanding of the legal obligations, we are also able to provide guidance on technical issues related to regulations. In this way, we offer to our local and international clients a comprehensive advice on socio-environmental matters, whatever economic sector they belong to or the development stage of their activities and projects.

Our experience in the environmental and social practice also allows us to effectively advise our clients on the proper compliance of environmental regulations, bearing always in mind the social and cultural complexity of our country and the relevant industry standards. We have also successfully advised and supported numerous clients in administrative disciplinary proceedings initiated by the competent authorities on environmental issues.

In recent years, our practice has been characterized by our recurring advice to financial institutions for identification and evaluation of social and environmental risks in financial and stock market operations, participating in some of the most important financing operations performed in Peru.

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Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría - Environment Department

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Band 3

第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
Head of department: Fabiola Capurro
- 6 partners
- 12 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Established environmental team advising both local and foreign clients from a broad range of industries including the energy and transportation sectors. Frequently called upon to provide regulatory advice, and well placed to handle administrative sanctioning procedures and the processing of environmental permits.

Strengths Clients appreciate the service they receive, noting: "the firm is strong in handling environmental matters. The team has a particularly good understanding of dealing with the national authorities in environmental issues."

Work highlights Represented APM Terminals Callao in an approval procurement process relating to a plan to abandon some of its facilities, as well as with the preparation of disclaimers against observations made by the authorities concerning environmental compliance.

Significant clients Teleatento del Perú, BHP Billiton World Exploration, NEXO, Concesionaria La Chira, APM Terminals Callao.

Notable practitioners

Clients consider that practice head Fabiola Capurro "has in-depth knowledge of the local environmental market." They continue: "She is great at communicating with clients, she helps us to comply with the legal environmental requirements and is very client-oriented." She led the team on the aforementioned APM Terminals Callao work highlight.

About the Team (content provided by Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría)

This area is composed of highly specialized lawyers who provide comprehensive advice on legal matters for the development of projects in different areas such as mining, industrial, energy, corporate, infrastructure and real estate, among others. The high degree of specialization, skill in the use and understanding of technical aspects associated with the respective specialties and coordination with other areas of our firm allows our area to provide multidisciplinary legal services of high quality and added value to government agencies and companies. Mainly, the group performed the following legal activities:

Support for Due Diligence processes under mergers and acquisitions or Project Finance processes.

Negotiations of transactions involving mining, environmental and energy relevant aspects.

Drafting and preparation of contracts used in related industries.

Environmental, energetic and mining litigation at judicial and administrative levels.

Compliance audits, covering legal and technical aspects (supported by multidisciplinary teams).

Advise for environmental impact assessments to investment projects, as well as in the process of obtaining other permits necessary for implementation and after their closing.

Support to granting processes of mining concessions; assistance regarding mining and surface land disputes, local community; indigenous matters, water rights; among others.

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Rubio Leguía Normand - Environment Department

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Band 3

第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Basic facts about the department
Head of department: Xennia Forno
- 1 partners
- 4 other qualified lawyers

What the team is known for Respected practice group noted for its specialist handling of environmental planning, project financing and infrastructure development, with a particular focus on the mining, energy and gas industries. Has additional expertise advising companies from the cosmetics and manufacturing sectors. Natura and Gold Fields are among the firm's new client wins.

Strengths Clients hold the firm's environment department in high esteem. They assert: "The lawyers know the sector very well and have the necessary experience to handle environmental matters, particularly those relating to mining projects."

Work highlights Advised Hoteles Costal del Sol on an audit to guarantee that it was operating in accordance with environmental regulations.

Significant clients Votorantim Metais, Corporación Aceros Arequipa, SoWiTec, Oiltanking, Electro Zaña.

Notable practitioners

Department co-head Xennia Forno is highlighted by market commentators for her experience acting for clients from the mining industry on environmental matters. Market sources value that "she knows the legislation well and has a good understanding of its context, particularly within the Peruvian mining industry."

Associate-to-watch Miguel Ángel Soto is a recognised player within the environment market. Clients appreciate his high level of involvement in the mandates that he handles for them. He focuses his practice on environmental compliance and licensing, among other matters.

About the Team (content provided by Rubio Leguía Normand)

Our environmental practice group advises a broad range of clients, including, manufacturing, energy and natural resources companies, sponsors, funds, financial institutions, investment banks and other investors who engage in all ranges of project development (such as industrial, energy, mining, etc.), as well as M&A, project financing and other transactions were the identification and allocation of environmental risks is key.

The firm provides a comprehensive service regarding environmental matters and has extensive experience in most industries developed in Peru (particularly mining, industrial, energy and gas). The environmental practice group plays a key role in natural resources and infrastructure project development, not only by assessing and obtaining all necessary permits and licenses for project development, but working together with our clients to address specific issues, such as matters related to air quality control, water rights, nature protection and hazardous waste management.

The firm’s expertise in environmental matters also includes commercial and legal support in Clean Development Mechanisms (CDM) and offset projects, according to voluntary standards regarding carbon finance structuring.

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Band 1

Ada Alegre Consultores

From the Chambers Latin America guide

The "very well-known" Ada Alegre is singled out by market sources, who comment: "She has great experience handling environmental matters for the mining and energy sectors." They go on to note that "she is exclusively focused on this area of practice and is excellent."

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Band 1

Lorenzo de la Puente

Delapuente Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

The "impressive" Lorenzo de la Puente is described by clients as an "excellent lawyer with great knowledge of water matters." Other interviewees also agree that "he deserves considerable recognition in the environmental sector."

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Band 1

Santiváñez Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Practice head Karim Kahatt "has an impressive knowledge of this sector," according to market commentators. Sources also assert that "he is well informed, very quick and highly persuasive." They go on to add that he has "experience, capability and an eye for detail, as well as an open mind, allowing him to consider different possibilities." 

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Band 2

RamaClara

From the Chambers Latin America guide

The "highly specialised" Adriana Aurazo of RamaClara is praised by clients for her "knowledge and experience" within the environment sector. They particularly highlight her "ability to engage with clients." She focuses her practice on environmental impact assessments and project-related issues.

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Band 2

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Jenny Caldas impresses clients with "her ability to analyse environmental issues, her knowledge of sector-related legislation, from both the theoretical and practical perspective, and her extensive experience in this area." Market sources go on to highlight her ability to "propose solutions and efficient strategies with a committed attitude and a notable involvement in the matter."

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Band 2

Luis Felipe Huertas del Pino

Hernández & Cía. Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Luis Felipe Huertas del Pino of Hernández & Cía. Abogados has considerable expertise in a variety of environmental matters, most notably those related to mining and forestry. Market commentators remark that he has "in-depth knowledge of mining issues and is intelligent in the way he looks for solutions and creates a plan of action."

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Band 3

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Clients consider that practice head Fabiola Capurro "has in-depth knowledge of the local environmental market." They continue: "She is great at communicating with clients, she helps us to comply with the legal environmental requirements and is very client-oriented." She led the team on the aforementioned APM Terminals Callao work highlight.

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Band 3

Alberto Delgado Venegas

Miranda & Amado Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

According to clients, head of department Alberto Delgado Venegas "has an in-depth knowledge of environmental matters, good communication skills and the capacity to analyse and summarise issues." In addition to his environment practice, Delgado Venegas has expertise in advising clients on energy and infrastructure mandates.

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Band 3

Hernández & Cía. Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Miyanou Dufour of Hernández & Cía. Abogados is recommended by sources for her experience and knowledge in this field. Clients note that "she has a solid understanding of the permitting process and is capable of developing good permitting strategies."

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Band 3

Rubio Leguía Normand

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Department co-head Xennia Forno is highlighted by market commentators for her experience acting for clients from the mining industry on environmental matters. Market sources value that "she knows the legislation well and has a good understanding of its context, particularly within the Peruvian mining industry."

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Band 3

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Francisco Tong is valued by clients for his "great level of knowledge regarding environmental matters for the mining sector. He not only gives us technical legal advice but also practical recommendations." His practice in this field encompasses regulatory and dispute resolution mandates, as well as compliance issues.

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Band 3

CMS GRAU

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Practice head Vito Verna is very well known by clients, who highlight his "leadership and knowledge in this field." Other market commentators go on to mention that "he is highly specialised in this area." Verna has considerable experience advising on a range of environmental matters, with particular expertise in regulatory and compliance mandates.

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Up and Coming

Paola Carbajal Ponce de Rivera

CMS GRAU

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Up-and-coming partner Paola Carbajal Ponce de Rivera is described by clients as "a professional with great technical knowledge who is very committed to her clients." One goes on to add: "I trust her recommendations and I know I can turn to her at any time."

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Up and Coming

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Consensus among market commentators is that Ursula Zavala is a "super-good lawyer" in the environment arena. Zavala is regularly called upon to assist clients from sectors including energy and infrastructure. She led the team on the aforementioned Southern Peru Copper matter.

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Star Associate

Alberto Ventura Rivas Plata

Miranda & Amado Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Star associate Alberto Ventura Rivas Plata is described by market sources as a "great lawyer and a hard worker." Clients go on to praise his "punctuality, efficiency and the quality of the work he produces." He has considerable experience in water-related mandates.

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Associates to watch

Vanessa Chávarry

Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Associate-to-watch Vanessa Chávarry is well known for her practice in environmental matters. Clients praise her work, stating that "she understands environmental proceedings very well, not only from a theoretical perspective, but also from a practical perspective."  

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Associates to watch

Miguel Ángel Soto

Rubio Leguía Normand

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Associate-to-watch Miguel Ángel Soto is a recognised player within the environment market. Clients appreciate his high level of involvement in the mandates that he handles for them. He focuses his practice on environmental compliance and licensing, among other matters.

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