Laura Rozas has over 25 years legal experience and concentrates on Puerto Rico and federal environmental law and Puerto Rico energy and land use law. Laura has represented and advised clients on permitting and regulatory matters in these areas of law in a wide array of circumstances. She has advised clients on environmental, energy and land use issues arising in complex corporate and commercial transactions, including financings, mergers, acquisitions and public-private partnerships; has represented clients in environmental permitting proceedings and administrative enforcement actions before Puerto Rico and federal agencies; and has represented clients in connection with land use permitting and associated administrative and judicial appeals before Puerto Rico agencies and courts, respectively.
Laura has provided counseling in these areas in connection with the establishment and ongoing operations of a wide variety of businesses. She has represented clients before the DNER, the Environmental Quality Board, the Puerto Rico Planning Board, the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority, the US Army Corps of Engineers, the Environmental Protection Agency, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, the National Marine Fisheries Service and the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, among others.
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center; B.A. Tulane University