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Posse Herrera Ruiz

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

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What the team is known for

Posse Herrera Ruiz maintains a solid track record advising clients on a range of financing and administrative mandates in the mineral sphere. Team often assists with the acquisition of mining titles, negotiation of concession contracts, due diligence and regulatory advice. Well placed to advise investment funds on the financing of mining projects. Agnico Eagle Mines is a recent addition to the firm's client roster.

Strengths

"Posse Herrera Ruiz's mining team offers comprehensive advice in a timely manner," an interviewee reports, also noting: "They have a good understanding of our business needs."

Work highlights

Posse Herrera Ruiz advised Minesa on the completion stages of an assets purchase agreement, in relation to the cession of mining titles and real estate in lands surrounding its mining titles.

Notable practitioners

Diana Salazar is "an excellent lawyer who offers an extensive knowledge in the mining sector and a strong ability to lead matters," a client affirms. Another interviewee reports: "She is very active advising on regulatory mandates." Diana Salazar is director of Posse Herrera Ruiz's mining group.

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Overview

Posse Herrera Ruiz is the undisputed  leader in Mining in Colombia, providing legal counsel to the most important gold, nickel, coal and emerald mining companies operating in Colombia.

We provide a full cycle support: mining titles, regulatory and environmental compliance, contractual advice and negotiations, zoning plans, real estate titles, tax, labour, financing and industry specific contracts such as EPCs and BOMTs, and all related litigation.

The firm has extensive experience in mining-related disputes regarding royalties, compensations, tax, transfer pricing, concessions, environmental matters and municipality zoning, involving central, provincial and local authorities, including the Constitutional Court, Council of State, National Mining Agency, Comptroller General, tax authorities, and municipalities.



Clients

AngloGold Ashanti

Cerro Matoso

Gemfields

Mubadala

Vale

Industries

Banking & Financial Institutions

Mining

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

Posse Herrera Ruiz

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Location

Carrera 7 No 71- 52

Torre A, Piso 5

Bogotá

Capital District

Colombia

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Colombia

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining


Diana Salazar
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