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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)

What the team is known for Prestigious boutique widely acknowledged as a market leader in this arena. Particularly proficient at handling complex environmental mandates stemming from the mining, power and agricultural industries. Team is highly skilled in counselling key international and domestic clients on a range of issues, such as environmental impact assessments, regulatory advice and licensing work.

Strengths A client is quick to highlight: "It's a small firm but the professionals understand the environmental processes from different perspectives, as well as the optimal application of the regulations, which are very complex. This gives a client better options."

Notable practitioners

Outstanding practitioner Ada Alegre is lauded by clients, with one specifying: "For me, she is the best environment lawyer in Peru. She has very strong knowledge and her advice is excellent and well substantiated." Another source adds that "Ada has a lot of experience and is a very well-known practitioner." Alegre is particularly recognised for advising significant energy and mining clients on environmental regulations.

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Delapuente Abogados - Environment Department

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第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Stellar environmental boutique with a top-tier practice. Standout practitioners are well equipped to advise on sophisticated environmental issues related to a variety of areas, such as energy, construction and biodiversity. Team is formed of specialists with significant expertise handling regulatory matters, environmental permits and auditing work for both public and private institutions.

Strengths Delapuente Abogados receives praise from clients, as one declares: "They are a very specialised boutique in this area. They give very precise answers and are one of the top firms for environmental law."

Notable practitioners

The "prestigious" Lorenzo de la Puente is a long-standing figure in the market. One client describes him as "one of the top lawyers in this arena - he is very specialised in mining and environmental law." He has noteworthy experience in a wide variety of sector-related mandates.

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Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados - Environment Department

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第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Full-service heavyweight with a distinguished environment practice. Boasts a deep bench of practitioners recognised for handling a variety of environmental mandates, from complex litigation to non-contentious regulatory compliance. Highly skilled in assisting clients from the natural resources, transportation and infrastructure industries with the environmental aspects of project development. New client wins include Repsol Exploración Perú, Graña y Montero Petrolera and Tahoe Resources.

Strengths One client comments that "the team is very solid, possessing both a legal and commercial perspective. The service is very good - they really know what they are doing. They completely understand the subject matter and have a 360-degree vision of a problem."

Work highlights Advised Perú LNG on its liquefaction plant's full compliance with environmental regulations in the Province of Cañete.

Notable practitioners

Clients are full of praise for Jenny Caldas with one enthusing that "she is a creative person, always looking for justifications for her argument, always going the extra mile to guarantee success." She is highly experienced advising mining companies on environmental regulations affecting their daily operations.

Department co-head Francisco Tong is recognised for his experience in the field, which is complemented by his strong mining background. Market insiders endorse his increasing presence in the market, with one observer noting that "Francisco Tong is a great guy with growing activity in this arena."

Up-and-coming individual Úrsula Zavala is singled out by clients for her work in this area, with one interviewee stating: "Úrsula is an environmental specialist. She is an excellent professional who has in-depth knowledge of the practice area."

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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Santiváñez Abogados - Environment Department

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第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Eminent firm with a front-running environment practice. Acclaimed for its work within the energy sector, specifically for power and oil and gas corporations. Additionally highly experienced handling mandates for agricultural and forestry clients. Team has a strong focus on environmental disputes, and also advises on non-contentious regulatory matters, such as compliance and permitting.

Strengths One client details that they chose to work with Santiváñez Abogados because of the firm's expertise in energy. The client further adds that "the team's advice has been correct and timely. I would say its a robust practice with regard to legislative matters and the lawyers are very well rounded."

Work highlights Represented CH Mamacocha in judicial proceedings defending the validity of its environmental impact statement regarding a hydroelectric plant.

Notable practitioners

Sources confirm that head of department Karim Kahatt is a revered figure in the market. One satisfied client describes him as "pro-business with a lot of experience in regulatory matters, as well as with mandates involving governmental organisations - he understands the public sector." Another observer adds that Kahatt "is someone whose arguments are always well analysed and supported." He routinely advises on environmental law affecting the mining, electricity, oil and gas and manufacturing industries.

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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第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Respected full-service firm with a potent environment practice. Highly specialised in advising clients from the mining, manufacturing and power industries on environmental permits. Team also provides counsel to public sector institutions on regulatory compliance. Tahoe Resources and Compañía de Minas Buenaventura are among the firm's new client wins this year.

Strengths Clients enthuse that "the practitioners at CMS GRAU are highly motivated and have a high level of commitment to their clients. They are always keeping us up to date with developments and regulations and have a real environmental awareness."

Work highlights Advised Kimberly-Clark on the design and implementation of its environmental compliance programme.

Notable practitioners

Head of department Vito Verna is lauded by clients, with one noting: "He is a good leader and is very committed to environmental awareness. He is always giving sector-related presentations at different institutions." Another adds that "Vito has a lot of knowledge of environmental issues; I think he is one of the best in the market. He is always available, willing, committed and he understands the clients."

Up-and-coming partner Paola Carbajal Ponce de Rivera is described by a client as "highly qualified," with another highlighting that "she is such a hard worker and always explains things very well." Carbajal Ponce de Rivera is highly experienced in advising clients on environmental safety and regulatory matters affecting a variety of sectors.

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Hernández & Cía. Abogados - Environment Department

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第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Full-service firm with an emerging environment practice following the addition of Luis Felipe Huertas del Pino and Miyanou Dufour from Osterling Abogados. Lawyers are well-versed in a variety of environmental mandates, such as sanction appeals, permit applications and regulatory due diligence. New client wins this year include Compañía Minera San Valentín and Ozinca Australia.

Strengths Client highlight the service at the firm as "personalised and practical. The team is completely able to handle complex matters and has good industry knowledge."

Notable practitioners

Luis Felipe Huertas del Pino's diverse practice includes expertise in both the environmental and natural resources arenas. Market insiders confirm his activity in this area, with a client highlighting "his experience, knowledge and communication within the team. The responses given and the results have been very good." Huertas del Pino is especially adept at assisting foreign mining companies entering the Peruvian market with environmental regulations and compliance.

Clients are full of praise for Miyanou Dufour, as one remarks: "She is my first point of contact and she has an excellent knowledge of environmental matters, as well as related topics." Dufour is well equipped to handle a variety of environmental mandates, with a strong focus on the mining and water issues.

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Miranda & Amado Abogados - Environment Department

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第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Well-known environment practice with a particular focus on natural resources. Highly skilled in handling matters related to water rights, oil and gas and mining. Provides counsel to both private companies and public institutions on related litigation, as well as regulatory compliance, due diligence and permits. New client wins include the Wildlife Conservation Society and Transportadora de Gas del Perú.

Strengths A client comments that "the work is complex and they have the experience to understand these matters in projects, as well as understanding how the authorities handle these matters. They answer rapidly, are really nice people and are always attentive, realising when a matter is urgent. They're a really good team."

Work highlights Assisted ENGIE Energía Perú with environmental management resources and permits, water rights and regulatory and compliance matters for various hydroelectric and thermoelectric generation plants.

Notable practitioners

Head of department Alberto Delgado Venegas is complimented by a source for being "super responsive. What stands out about Alberto is that he is very well trained to assist in negotiations in a calm manner. He's very experienced in environmental matters in Peru - he's my go-to person in this area." Delgado Venegas' expertise in this area is enhanced by his strong mining practice.

Star associate Alberto Ventura Rivas Plata is a well-known practitioner in environmental matters, with one client enthusing that "he is very good. He did the hard day-to-day work very well." Another praises his practice, declaring that "we received a very good service from him."

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

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第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Solid practice group well versed in assisting mining, oil and gas, and large-scale manufacturing companies with environmental compliance programmes, permits, due diligence and disputes. New client wins include Corporación Leribe, ICM Pachapaqui and Aceros Arequipa.

Strengths One client comments: "The service is good. Their strength is that they are a full-service firm; they have very good lawyers in all areas and are very attentive."

Work highlights Advised ICATOM, an affiliate of Empresas IANSA, on the renewal of its Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Plan.

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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第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Active department routinely called upon by key energy companies to advise on a number of regulatory compliance matters. Recognised for its strength in handling environmental planning and project development mandates. New client wins include Tecnológica de Alimentos, Exsa and ExxonMobil del Perú.

Strengths One client describes the service provided by Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados as "professional and innovative, adapting to the needs of the client."

Work highlights Represented Grupo T-Solar Global in ongoing regulatory mandates related to solar plants.

Notable practitioners

Associate-to-watch Vanessa Chávarry receives praise from clients for "the confidence she inspires in us with her advice and recommendations. Her knowledge and experience are very solid." Another client adds: "Vanessa's way of communicating is very clear and her method of working is very efficient."

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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第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Solid department regularly counselling domestic and international clients hailing from the maritime, mining and manufacturing industries on environmental regulatory matters, permits and administrative sanctioning procedures. New client wins include JOGMEC, Survial and Lima Airport Partners.

Strengths A client is quick to highlight that "they demonstrate a very good knowledge of environmental law and are really very willing to explain how the laws function."

Work highlights Advised Concesionaria La Chira on environmental compliance and the water quality standards of its sewage treatment plant.

Notable practitioners

Head of department Fabiola Capurro receives enthusiastic feedback from clients, with one singling out that "she is a great help to us. She is an excellent lawyer - she has a different point of view that is really very helpful when it comes to complex matters." Market commentators laud her experience in this area and note her expertise representing clients from the public sector, as well as her knowledge of conservation mandates.

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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第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

What the team is known for Established department well versed in handling environmental regulation, compliance and planning. Noted for its diverse clientele hailing from the mining, tourism, renewable energy and manufacturing industries. New client wins this year include AGP Peru, Asociación de Productores de Cemento and Jinzhao Mining Peru.

Strengths Clients highlight that Rubio Leguía Normand provides "very good services in a range of environmental matters."

Work highlights Acted for Villa Andina on the environmental requirements of operating its organic food processing plants.

Notable practitioners

Head of department Xennia Forno is well recognised in the market for her work in this area and her particular focus on advising mining companies. She has noteworthy abilities handling a variety of mandates, including environmental regulation, compliance and permitting.

Associate-to-watch Miguel Ángel Soto is praised by clients and peers alike for being "a very good lawyer." He is experienced in handling a variety of mandates, such as providing companies with advice on environmental regulations and permitting, as well as assisting with internal audits.

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

Outstanding practitioner Ada Alegre is lauded by clients, with one specifying: "For me, she is the best environment lawyer in Peru. She has very strong knowledge and her advice is excellent and well substantiated." Another source adds that "Ada has a lot of experience and is a very well-known practitioner." Alegre is particularly recognised for advising significant energy and mining clients on environmental regulations.

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Band 1

Santiváñez Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Sources confirm that head of department Karim Kahatt is a revered figure in the market. One satisfied client describes him as "pro-business with a lot of experience in regulatory matters, as well as with mandates involving governmental organisations - he understands the public sector." Another observer adds that Kahatt "is someone whose arguments are always well analysed and supported." He routinely advises on environmental law affecting the mining, electricity, oil and gas and manufacturing industries.

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Band 2

RamaClara

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Experienced practitioner Adriana Aurazo of RamaClara is well versed in environmental law and focuses her practice on environmental impact assessments and matters related to large-scale projects.

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Band 2

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Clients are full of praise for Jenny Caldas with one enthusing that "she is a creative person, always looking for justifications for her argument, always going the extra mile to guarantee success." She is highly experienced advising mining companies on environmental regulations affecting their daily operations.

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Band 2

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Head of department Fabiola Capurro receives enthusiastic feedback from clients, with one singling out that "she is a great help to us. She is an excellent lawyer - she has a different point of view that is really very helpful when it comes to complex matters." Market commentators laud her experience in this area and note her expertise representing clients from the public sector, as well as her knowledge of conservation mandates.

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Band 2

Lorenzo de la Puente

Delapuente Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

The "prestigious" Lorenzo de la Puente is a long-standing figure in the market. One client describes him as "one of the top lawyers in this arena - he is very specialised in mining and environmental law." He has noteworthy experience in a wide variety of sector-related mandates.

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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's diverse practice includes expertise in both the environmental and natural resources arenas. Market insiders confirm his activity in this area, with a client highlighting "his experience, knowledge and communication within the team. The responses given and the results have been very good." Huertas del Pino is especially adept at assisting foreign mining companies entering the Peruvian market with environmental regulations and compliance.

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Band 2

CMS GRAU

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Head of department Vito Verna is lauded by clients, with one noting: "He is a good leader and is very committed to environmental awareness. He is always giving sector-related presentations at different institutions." Another adds that "Vito has a lot of knowledge of environmental issues; I think he is one of the best in the market. He is always available, willing, committed and he understands the clients."

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Band 3

Alberto Delgado Venegas

Miranda & Amado Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Head of department Alberto Delgado Venegas is complimented by a source for being "super responsive. What stands out about Alberto is that he is very well trained to assist in negotiations in a calm manner. He's very experienced in environmental matters in Peru - he's my go-to person in this area." Delgado Venegas' expertise in this area is enhanced by his strong mining practice.

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Band 3

Hernández & Cía. Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Clients are full of praise for Miyanou Dufour, as one remarks: "She is my first point of contact and she has an excellent knowledge of environmental matters, as well as related topics." Dufour is well equipped to handle a variety of environmental mandates, with a strong focus on the mining and water issues.

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Band 3

Rubio Leguía Normand

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Head of department Xennia Forno is well recognised in the market for her work in this area and her particular focus on advising mining companies. She has noteworthy abilities handling a variety of mandates, including environmental regulation, compliance and permitting.

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Band 3

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Department co-head Francisco Tong is recognised for his experience in the field, which is complemented by his strong mining background. Market insiders endorse his increasing presence in the market, with one observer noting that "Francisco Tong is a great guy with growing activity in this arena."

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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 a client as "highly qualified," with another highlighting that "she is such a hard worker and always explains things very well." Carbajal Ponce de Rivera is highly experienced in advising clients on environmental safety and regulatory matters affecting a variety of sectors.

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Up and Coming

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados

From the Chambers Latin America guide

Up-and-coming individual Úrsula Zavala is singled out by clients for her work in this area, with one interviewee stating: "Úrsula is an environmental specialist. She is an excellent professional who has in-depth knowledge of the practice area."

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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 a well-known practitioner in environmental matters, with one client enthusing that "he is very good. He did the hard day-to-day work very well." Another praises his practice, declaring that "we received a very good service from him."

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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 receives praise from clients for "the confidence she inspires in us with her advice and recommendations. Her knowledge and experience are very solid."  Another client adds: "Vanessa's way of communicating is very clear and her method of working is very efficient."

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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 praised by clients and peers alike for being "a very good lawyer." He is experienced in handling a variety of mandates, such as providing companies with advice on environmental regulations and permitting, as well as assisting with internal audits.

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