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Gómez-Pinzón

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

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What the team is known for

Noteworthy practice group boasting a longstanding presence in the mining sector, experienced representing companies active in coal, gold and salt exploration and extraction. Well positioned to assist with the acquisition of mining assets, handling matters related to mining concessions, drafting service agreements and providing regulatory advice.

Strengths

"Gómez-Pinzón has a very good knowledge of our industry, as well as a strong understanding of our company dynamics. They understand what we need and provide very good advice to help us achieve it," a client says.

Work highlights

Gómez-Pinzón advised Atico Mining on the negotiation of an engineering procurement and supply agreement for the supply and installation of tailings dewatering systems at its mining project Minera El Roble, located in Carmen de Atrato in Colombia.

Notable practitioners

A client endorses Patricia Arrázola Bustillo for being "an extremely knowledgeable mining lawyer," adding that "she understands the needs of her clients and always puts their interests first." An observer states: "She has a very good understanding of the sector and is a very intelligent lawyer."

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Overview

GPA regularly participates in high-end transactions and projects in the mining sector. The firm conducts due diligence on the acquisition of mining assets and companies and advises both lenders and borrowers in connection with financing transactions where mining assets serve as collateral.

GPA also advises mining companies on their day-to-day operations, especially in relation to mining titles’ good standing and related corporate and regulatory issues. The firm has a multidisciplinary approach to large transactions and projects in the mining sector, assembling expert teams on a case-by-case basis. The firm is able to draw on the expertise and resources of the firm’s market leading corporate, M&A, banking, finance & capital markets, administrative law, regulatory, environment, competition/antitrust and labour & employment departments in order to provide clients with a comprehensive service      

GPA provides mining clients with critical support on environment issues. The firm’s market-leading environment practice group handles the negotiation of contract provisions defining and allocating environmental risks and assets and represents clients in administrative and judicial proceedings such as group and collective actions.

Industries

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Retail

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Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

Gómez-Pinzón

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Location

Calle 67 No. 7-35

Of. 1204

Bogotá

Capital District

Colombia

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Colombia

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining


Patricia Arrázola Bustillo
Band 2