Posse Herrera Ruiz has an experienced team of lawyers in all areas of the mining industry, allowing us to provide specialized advice to clients.
The firm has advised leading mining companies from their initiation of business in the country, to transactional matters like mergers and acquisitions, due diligences, cross-border tax planning, project financing and capital markets and all types of litigation in administrative and civil courts. In environmental law, the firm also has the knowledge and experience in due diligence, matters related with environmental licenses, due diligences, and issues dealing with communities, including prior consultation.
The practice area has managed relation between clients and governmental and regulatory Colombian agencies like ANLA (National Authority for Environmental Licenses), and ANM (National Mining Association) for mining rights and royalty issues, among others.
The Dispute Resolution practice area has advised leading mining companies in torts, class actions and constitutional actions, contracts and arbitrations.
The Real Estate practice area is very active in the mining industry, advising clients on surface rights not included in the mining concessions.
Alvaro José Rodríguez
Natural Resources and Energy