Provided by Marianna Boza
Mining, Oil and Gas
Marianna is a Director and head of the firm’s Oil & Gas and Mining Practice Group. Marianna advises clients around the world on the operations and corporate transactions of upstream, midstream and downstream energy companies. She has substantial experience advising companies in the oil & gas and petrochemical sectors. She has been involved in major projects in Latin America, advising the negotiation and drafting of the relevant contracts. Marianna has advised clients in the creation and financing of joint ventures for the development of hydrocarbons and petrochemical activities and the processing of gas in Venezuela and Colombia.
She was the senior legal counsel at Shell Venezuela, actively participating in the downstream business for the production of oil by-products. Additionally, she was an in-house attorney in secondment for the legal department of Repsol and ChevronTexaco in Venezuela, where she provided business-focused advice and gained on-site experience.
Marianna graduated cum laude from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello in Caracas, Venezuela and holds master’s degrees in business law from Universidad Francisco Vitoria in Madrid, Spain and in Legal Practice from Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía (ISDE) in Madrid, Spain. Marianna is authorized to practice law in Venezuela and Colombia.