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

María Francisca Danoun

Lawyer

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Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Projects

Chile

francisca.danoun@ppulegal.com
Aouda Del Castillo

Lawyer

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Infrastructure and Projects, Real Estate

Perú

aouda.delcastillo@ppulegal.com
Jorge Di Terlizzi

Partner

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Infrastructure and Projects, Public Law

Colombia

jorge.diterlizzi@ppulegal.com
Mario Fava

Lawyer

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Infrastructure and Projects

Chile

mario.fava@ppulegal.com
Ronald Fernández Dávila

Partner

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Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects, Insurance and Reinsurance, Public Law

Perú

ronald.fernandez@ppulegal.com
Ana Gabriela Franco

Lawyer

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Infrastructure and Projects

Colombia

gabriela.franco@ppulegal.com
Juan Fernando Gaviria

Partner

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Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects

Colombia

juan.gaviria@ppulegal.com
Juan Irarrázabal

Senior Counsel

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Corporate / M&A, Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Projects

Chile

juan.irarrazabal@ppulegal.com
Gustavo Otoya

Lawyer

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Infrastructure and Projects, Public Law

Perú

gustavo.otoya@ppulegal.com
Carlos Padilla

Partner

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Infrastructure and Projects

Colombia

carlos.padilla@ppulegal.com
Alfonso Pérez Bonany

Director

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Infrastructure and Projects, Insolvency

Perú

alfonso.perezbonany@ppulegal.com
Carlos Alberto Reyes

Partner

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Corporate / M&A, Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Projects

Chile

carlosalberto.reyes@ppulegal.com
Sergio Rodríguez

Lawyer

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Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Corporate / M&A, Infrastructure and Projects

Perú

sergio.rodriguez@ppulegal.com
Angelita Ruíz

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Infrastructure and Projects, Public Law

Perú

angelita.ruiz@ppulegal.com
Andrés Sanfuentes

Partner

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Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects

Chile

andres.sanfuentes@ppulegal.com
Marcela Silva

Partner

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Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Infrastructure and Projects

Chile

marcela.silva@ppulegal.com
Guillermo Vial

Partner

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Corporate / M&A, Infrastructure and Projects, Venture Capital + Tech

Chile

guillermo.vial@ppulegal.com