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Hernández & Cía.

Environment

3 ranked lawyersBand 2PeruLatin America 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Well-reputed full-service firm fostering a strong team of experienced environment lawyers. Known to handle a range of mandates, including environmental impact assessments, permits and administrative sanctioning procedures, in addition to other compliance and regulatory work. Services key from the mining and consumer goods industries. Tire Sol and Compañía Minera Argentum count as new client wins for the firm.

Strengths

One client reports: "They are a very complete firm. I consider them to be a business ally for us as a company because they don't just answer your emails but provide an in-depth analysis of your matters. They examine your case meticulously and go above and beyond what you ask of them."

Work highlights

Hernández & Cía. carried out an environmental compliance audit of Gold Fields La Cima's activities, including fieldwork at the Hualgayoc and Cajamarca mines.

Notable practitioners

Associate-to-watch Juan Pablo Macassi joins the rankings this year after eliciting strong praise from clients, with one highlighting "his experience and expertise assisting with environmental matters," while another appreciates that "he is committed and extremely meticulous in his advice."

Respected partner and co-head of department Luis Felipe Huertas del Pino "has a realistic outlook on the market and makes a concerted effort to understand the investor's position in order to help him with regulatory decisions," a client reports. Another interviewee reports: "I feel very comfortable with his advice as it is always very straightforward and helps us focus on the most important matters at hand."

Miyanou Dufour is perceived by a client to be "a very solid and knowledgeable environment lawyer," and they further praise her "efficiency, proactivity and technical know-how." Another interviewee appreciates that "she has a great ability to be pro-business and adapts well to working within a team," adding: "She is extremely diligent and a perfectionist in her work." Miyanou Dufour is co-head of department.

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Overview

Our environmental team assists clients with permitting, compliance, and regulatory matters; transactions; administrative proceedings; criminal enforcement; and environmental litigation. We cover a broad range of industry sectors in matters related to air and water quality, solid and hazardous wastes, endangered species, cultural resources, radioactive materials, spills, remediation and natural resources damages.

Environment

Hernández & Cía.

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Location

Av. Javier Prado Oeste 795

Magdalena del Mar

Lima

Lima

Peru

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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.

Peru

Environment


Juan Pablo Macassi
Associates to watch
Luis Felipe Huertas del Pino
Band 2
Miyanou Dufour
Band 2