INFRASTRUCTURE AND PROJECTS


We advise our clients throughout all stages of their projects (as from the structuring of private initiatives and/or public bidding processes or, and until their projects reach O&M stages) including:

  • Conducting legal due diligence of the specific projects, including corporate, contractual, environmental, tax, regulatory, permits, labor and other matters, and in structuring the risk allocation matrix of the projects.
  • Structuring of private tender processes originated by non-governmental entities for the awarding of projects, based on different awarding structures.
  • Preparation of technical and economic offers in connection with public bidding processes
  • Structuring Public-Private Partnerships (PPP), from private initiative, if any, the prefeasibility stage, structuring of the concession contracts, the filing of the PPP proposals with the governmental awarding entity and until the implementation of the project.
  • Corporate structuring of project SPVs as well as drafting and negotiation of shareholders’ agreements, joint venture agreements, consortiums and other types of business development vehicles.
  • Structuring and negotiating of project documents, such as EPC contracts, O&M agreements, off-take agreements and supply agreements, among others.
  • Structuring of financial schemes and equity fund raising structures both in local and in international banking and capital markets.
  • Drafting, negotiation and closing of all the financing documents, including the security package and guarantees associated therewith.
  • Representation of creditors and debtors in connection with insolvency procedures.

Additionally, our practice area works closely with other specialized practice areas of our firm, in providing advice to our clients in the following matters:

  • Tax /Fiscal structuring of the project.
  • Land acquisition processes and title studies in connection therewith.
  • Authorization procedures with customs authorities in connection with free trade zones for the project as well as other authorizations concerning project equipment importation.
  • Permitting procedures with competent governmental authorities (including, without limitation, environmental authorities) related to licenses and permits required for construction or/and operation of the projects.
  • Regulatory advisory in specific industries such as oil & gas, energy and transport, water and sewerage, among others.
  • Litigation arising in connection with the project.

Lawyers

Claudia Arana

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects
Perú
claudia.arana@ppulegal.com

Marcelo Armas

Partner
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
marcelo.armas@ppulegal.com

Camilo Forero

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects, Public Law
Colombia

María Francisca Danoun

Lawyer
Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
francisca.danoun@ppulegal.com

Aouda Del Castillo

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects, Real Estate
Perú
aouda.delcastillo@ppulegal.com

Jorge Di Terlizzi

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects, Public Law
Colombia
jorge.diterlizzi@ppulegal.com

Mario Fava

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
mario.fava@ppulegal.com

Ronald Fernández Dávila

Partner
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects, Insurance and Reinsurance, Public Law
Perú
ronald.fernandez@ppulegal.com

Ana Gabriela Franco

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects
Colombia
gabriela.franco@ppulegal.com

Juan Fernando Gaviria

Partner
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects
Colombia
juan.gaviria@ppulegal.com

Isabel Haro

Lawyer
Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
isabel.haro@ppulegal.com

Steven Hu

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects
Perú
steven.hu@ppulegal.com

Juan Irarrázabal

Senior Counsel
Corporate / M&A, Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
juan.irarrazabal@ppulegal.com

Gustavo Otoya

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects, Public Law
Perú
gustavo.otoya@ppulegal.com

Carlos Padilla

Partner
Infrastructure and Projects
Colombia

Alfonso Pérez Bonany

Director
Infrastructure and Projects, Insolvency
Perú
alfonso.perezbonany@ppulegal.com

Carlos Alberto Reyes

Partner
Corporate / M&A, Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
carlosalberto.reyes@ppulegal.com

Sergio Rodríguez

Lawyer
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Corporate / M&A, Infrastructure and Projects
Perú
sergio.rodriguez@ppulegal.com

Angelita Ruíz

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects, Public Law
Perú
angelita.ruiz@ppulegal.com

Andrés Sanfuentes

Partner
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
andres.sanfuentes@ppulegal.com

Daniel Schweitzer

Lawyer
Corporate / M&A, Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
daniel.schweitzer@ppulegal.com

Marcela Silva

Partner
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
marcela.silva@ppulegal.com

Sofía Vélez

Lawyer
Infrastructure and Projects
Colombia
sofia.velez@ppulegal.com

Guillermo Vial

Senior Associate
Corporate / M&A, Infrastructure and Projects, Venture Capital + Tech
Chile
guillermo.vial@ppulegal.com

Antonio Villarino

Lawyer
Corporate / M&A, Infrastructure and Projects
Chile
antonio.villarino@ppulegal.com