Lawyer profile for Latin America 2022
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Environment - Mexico
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This content is provided by Paula Pérez Benítez
Paula is specialized in environmental law with more than fifteen years of experience in that practice. She has a comprehensive vision of environmental, administrative and regulatory law since she has worked in both, public and private sectors.
Paula has specialized in providing advice on compliance of legal obligations regarding environmental impact, water, hazardous and non-hazardous waste management, soil pollution and its remediation, environmental risk, Mexican federal maritime zone, forestry and land use changes, health and safety and other regulatory matters, such as the emerging regulations of cannabis and its derivatives.
She has participated in multiple environmental audits for clients of different industries, such as renewable energy, hydrocarbon sector, food and beverages, forestry, paper, chemistry, real estate, tourism, product manufacturing, tobacco and pharmaceutical among others.
Likewise, she has experience in environmental litigation and administrative matters against acts of environmental and regulatory authorities (Federal, State and Local).
Paula has particularly worked with the environmental liability, remediation and compensation of environmental damages, based on the regulations set forth in the Federal Environmental Liability Law.
Link International de México, 2013- 2017
Iniciativa para el Desarrollo Ambiental y Sustentable 2011 - 2013
Procuraduría Federal de Protección al Ambiente 2007- 2011
Paula Pérez Benítez
Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes, S.C.
540 Javier Barros Sierra, 4th Floor,
Park Plaza I
Ciudad de México
Latin America 2022