Energy & Natural Resources / Corporate/M&A
Lina is a partner of the Firm, where she directs the Environmental area of the Energy & Natural Resources Practice. She represents clients in negotiations related to environmental legislation, regulations, and policies in connection with transactions, litigation, and compliance with regulatory issues.
Specifically, she has extensive experience in (i) obtaining licenses and permits. (ii) Preparing legal concepts and opinions. (iii) Administrative processes before environmental authorities. (iv) Counsel related to environmental legal actions such as group actions and popular actions. (v) Advise in relation to the management and disposal of waste and hazardous substances and remediation actions in polluted areas.
In her more than 20 years of experience, Lina has participated and led some of the most important Mergers & Acquisitions transactions that have taken place in the firm, including the merger of Bavaria and SABMiller, the sale of Carulla Vivero to Almacenes Éxito, the sale of Chrysler Colombia and the alliance of Avianca and Taca; Lina was also part of the team that advised Avianca on her IPO. Lina also has extensive experience in corporate transnational reorganizations acquired in her practice of Mergers & Acquisitions and corporate practice over the years.