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Mitrani Caballero & Ruiz Moreno

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

1 ranked lawyersBand 3ArgentinaLatin America 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Dynamic mining practice with a strong focus on investment and exploration in the lithium sector. Often called upon by mining companies to handle a range of transactional mandates, including financing deals and the disposal of mining assets. Lawyers regularly deal with mining regulations, permits and licences. Fortuna Silver Mines is a new client win.

Strengths

"I think they do an excellent job," reports one interview, adding that "they are very well organised and made all the necessary efforts to complete the transaction in a very short time period."

Work highlights

Counselled LSC Lithium on the regulatory aspects of its agreement with Pluspetrol, whereby Pluspetrol acquired all of LSC Lithium's outstanding common shares.

Notable practitioners

Matías Olcese rises in the rankings following strong feedback from interviewees. He continues to gain praise from clients, one of whom states: "Matías is very good at providing mining advice; this is his area of expertise and he is very knowledgeable and talented."

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Overview

We provide advice on all aspects of the energy and natural resources sectors, from regulatory and contractual issues to financing and acquisitions. Our lawyers in the E&NR practice area combine experience in the development, construction and financing of projects with an active involvement in M&A of energy and mining companies. We also handle litigation and arbitration proceedings related to energy and natural resources.

Our clients the mining sector include mining companies, other industry participants (such as contractors and service providers), and investors in mining projects. Our work in the mining resource includes:

  • Permitting, including investigation and exploration permits and exploitation concessions.​
  • Protection of mining rights.
  • Contracts in general, including joint ventures and option, lease and exploration agreements.
  • Environmental impact assessment related to mining projects and activities.
  • Legal audits of mining assets and legal opinions on mining issues.
  • Sale, purchase and financing of mining projects and companies.
  • Civil, commercial, administrative and criminal proceedings related to mining environmental issues and enforcement of security interests on tenements.

Members

Lede Pizzurno, María Laura

Martínez, Julio Ricardo

Olcese, Matías

Terrel, María Paula

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining Department

Mitrani Caballero & Ruiz Moreno

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Department location

Bouchard 680

12th Floor

Buenos Aires

Capital Federal

Argentina

C1106ABJ

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 1 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Highlight

Joint venture with Litica Resources

Authors: Matias Olcese, Paula Terrel, Mikaela Badaracco, Juan Manuel Iglesias Mamone

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Argentina

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining


Matías Olcese
Band 3