Rafael Lengua

Partner

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Perú

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

Personal contact

Rafael Lengua demonstrates a strong practice within the mining market in Peru. He comes highly recommended by interviewees due to his leadership skills and field knowledge. “Rafael Lengua is a great professional, who in addition to providing legal support, gives us a national and regional perspective on this area.“ Band 2. Chambers and Partners Latam 2024

Partner at PPU and head of the Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental team in Peru, with broad experience on corporate, M&A and financial transactions. From 2010 to 2012, worked as lawyer at Cleary Gottlieb (New York and Sao Paulo). Has been General Counsel of Minera Miski Mayo (a joint venture among Vale, Mosaic and Mitsui) and advisor to the President of the Council of Ministers. Provides legal and strategic advice to companies, financial institutions and funds, with a focus in the mining industry, on their investments, transactions, projects and operations in Peru. Admitted to practice in Peru and New York.


Education

2010
MASTER'S DEGREE
Master of Law
Columbia University School of Law / United States of America
2007
POSTGRADUATE DEGREE
Stock Market
ESAN University/ Peru
2004
LAWYER
Law
University of Lima/ Peru

Languages

Spanish, English

Work experience

2018 - CURRENTLY
PARTNER
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uria
2014 - 2018
GENERAL COUNSEL
Compañía Minera Miski Mayo
2016 - 2017
ADVISOR
Presidency of the Council of Ministers
2012 - 2014
ASSOCIATE
Miranda & Amado Abogados
2010 - 2012
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATE
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton
2007 - 2009
ASSOCIATE
Miranda & Amado
2004 - 2007
ASSOCIATE
Benites, Forno & Ugaz

Publications

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Memberships

  • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
  • American Bar Association
  • Cleary Gottlieb Alumni
  • New York State Bar