Nicholson y Cano Abogados

Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas Department

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Our Oil & Gas Upstream and Midstream team is composed by members of our Energy and Natural Resources, Corporate and Project Finance, Infrastructure, Environmental, Tax and Foreign Trade Practice Groups.

Our team has developed in-depth experience in the Upstream and Midstream sectors since the early 1980’s advising foreign and local companies and investors in the Oil & Gas industry regarding regulatory, investment, contractual, foreign exchange, tax, financial and environmental issues, for conventional and non-conventional plays and oil and gas midstream infrastructure.

Our legal assistance includes:

  • Participation in international public tender processes for the acquisition of oil and gas concessions.
  • Exploration permits and exploitation concessions filings and applications.
  • Transfers of exploitation concessions and exploration permits.
  • Joint Ventures and Joint Operation Agreements.
  • Service Agreements. EPC and other construction agreements for gathering, processing, storage and transportation infrastructure.
  • Offtake and transportation agreements for the domestic and export markets.
  • Export authorization filings and applications.
  • Registration and filings at the regulatory agencies at Federal and Provincial level, including the Ministry of Energy and the National Gas Regulatory agency (Enargas).
  • Easements and land rights granting and registration. Licenses, permits and midstream concessions filings.
  • Project Development and Finance Agreements.
  • Decommissioning regulation, filings and applications.


Blaquier, Miguel

Guzian, Mariana

Koch, Eduardo

Lamesa, Marcelo

Paya, Horacio

Perkins, Nicolás

Vitolo, Alfredo


Construction & Materials


Financial Services


Industrial Engineering

Mining & Metals