DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas

Energy & Natural Resources

2 ranked lawyersBand 3ColombiaLatin America 2021 View ranking table

Chambers Review

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

What the team is known for

Well-known energy and natural resources department offering full-service capabilities. Particularly experienced handling matters relating to the oil and gas sector, as well as related environment issues. Advises on sector-specific transactions, including structuring SPVs, mergers, acquisitions and joint operating agreements. Hupecol and CEPSA are new additions to the client roster, among others.

Strengths

One client highlights the team as "efficient and highly knowledgeable," while another values their "multidisciplinary" approach, stating: "They can provide support that covers different areas and resolve many issues from different angles."

Work highlights

Assisted Equion Energia with the interpretation of a joint operating agreement, assessing whether the agreement allows the client to recover overhead costs from joint venture partners.

Notable practitioners

Associate-to-watch María Margarita Lorduy is appreciated by one client as "knowledgeable of environmental regulations and highly assertive," further valuing that "she identifies problems quickly and easily finds the necessary solutions."

A client describes up-and-coming individual Santiago González as an "efficient, serious and dedicated" individual, adding: "He has a strong track record in the oil and gas sector and always looks to add value with his counsel."

This page contains Chambers Research content only

Ranked departments can:
  • License the use of Chambers content
  • Access Research Analytics
  • Tailor profile information

Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Colombia

Energy & Natural Resources


Santiago González
Up and Coming

Energy & Natural Resources: Environment


María Margarita Lorduy
Associates to watch