Santiago González Rojas is a partner of the firm focusing its practice in rending legal advice mainly in the oil and gas, energy, mining and cannabis sectors.
Mr. González has more than 10 years of experience in legal matters related to hydrocarbons, mining, natural resources, agri-business and real estate. His work focuses on mergers and acquisitions, foreign investment, financings, regulation, drafting and negotiation of commercial agreements for the acquisition, operation and transfer of participating interests in natural resources assets, among others. Recently, he has provided counsel to oil & gas companies such as Gran Tierra Energy in its acquisition of a participating interest and operatorship in E&P contract held by Vetra Exploración & Producción, Argentinian energy conglomerate Petroquimica Comodoro Rivadavia in its acquisition of a participating interest in a gas producing field, and La Luna E&P, in their day-to-day operations in Colombia, including drilling of exploratory wells. Santiago has also been legal advisor in Colombia to cannabis companies such as MedReleaf Corp. in their opening of the Colombian cannabis project and Canadian Khiron Life Sciences in their financings and listing at the TSX Venture Exchange.