Rafael Lengua

Partner

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Perú

Corporate / M&A, Energy, Mining and Natural Resources, Enviroment And Sustainable Development

Personal contact

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

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

Rafael Lengua
"Pay attention to dad, he always knows what's best for you!" Economic analysis on the prohibition of contractual clauses in the Peruvian Civil Code.
AGOSTO 2003
Perú
  • Rafael Lengua - Advocatus No. 8
Rafael Lengua
The general normative clause of the social interest in listed companies
AGOSTO 2004
Perú

Rafael Lengua - Ius Et Veritas No. 28

Rafael Lengua
Corporate governance: an economic approach to the existing control mechanisms to ensure the efficient management of listed companies.
MAY 2007
Perú
  • Rafael Lengua - Revista Peruana de Derecho de la Empresa: Gobierno Corporativo de Derecho de la Empresa
Rafael Lengua
Some introductory considerations on the issuance of high yield bonds in the international capital market.
FEBRUARY 2011
Perú

Rafael Lengua - Advocatus No. 25

Rafael Lengua
Initial considerations on the debt issuance processes in the International Capital Market.
AGOSTO 2013
Perú

Rafael Lengua - Derecho & Sociedad No. 41

Rafael Lengua
Introduction to syndicated loan contracts in the international financial market.
AGOSTO 2012
Perú

Rafael Lengua - Advocatus No. 27

Rafael Lengua
PPU appoints partners in Peru and Colombia
14 JANUARY, 2020
Colombia

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Rafael Lengua comes highly recommended by market observers, with one noting: “He offers truly outstanding legal support by looking for the most logical and beneficial pathway for our business.” Another interviewee adds: “Rafael Lengua is a professional person who has a very good understanding of our business and provides solutions accordingly.” Chambers & Partners, 2023.