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Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

Energy & Natural Resources

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What the team is known for

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría is a highly regarded regional firm offering technical and regulatory expertise across a range of energy matters, particularly in the mining, electricity and renewables sectors. Team is well equipped to handle power purchase agreements, regulatory issues and tender processes, with additional strength in the areas of project financing, EPC contracts and PPAs. Anglo American Sur is a new client win.

Strengths

A client enthuses: "They provide a very good service and are very respected in the power market."

Work highlights

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría advised Transelec on the valuation process performed by the National Energy Commission to establish the remuneration in respect of transmission assets for the 2020-2023 period.

Notable practitioners

Partner Carlos Alberto Reyes earns praise from a client, who says: "He is very well known and is a very good lawyer in the commercial sense; he helps to get deals done." He is experienced at handling sales, acquisitions and project finance matters relating to industries including solar energy.

Eduardo Escalona is "an excellent lawyer with robust knowledge of the regulation," enthuses a client, who goes on to highlight his commercial awareness.Another interviewee adds: "His work is thorough and quick," also drawing attention to his negotiation skills.

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Overview

This area is composed of highly specialized lawyers who provide comprehensive advice on legal matters for the development of projects in different areas such as mining, industrial, energy, corporate, infrastructure and real estate, among others. The high degree of specialization, skill in the use and understanding of technical aspects associated with the respective specialties and coordination with other areas of our firm allows our area to provide multidisciplinary legal services of high quality and added value to government agencies and companies. Mainly, the group performed the following legal activities:

  • Support for Due Diligence processes under mergers and acquisitions or Project Finance processes.
  • Negotiations of transactions involving mining, environmental and energy relevant aspects.
  • Drafting and preparation of contracts used in related industries.
  • Environmental, energetic and mining litigation at judicial and administrative levels.
  • Compliance audits, covering legal and technical aspects (supported by multidisciplinary teams).
  • Advise for environmental impact assessments to investment projects, as well as in the process of obtaining other permits necessary for implementation and after their closing.
  • Support to granting processes of mining concessions; assistance regarding mining and surface land disputes, local community; indigenous matters, water rights; among others.

Energy & Natural Resources

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

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Location

Avenue El Golf 40, 20th floor

Las Condes

Santiago de Chile

Santiago

Chile

7550107

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Chile

Energy & Natural Resources


Carlos Alberto Reyes
Band 3
Eduardo Escalona
Band 3