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Santiago Garrido

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Regulatory, Environment


Helping companies develop trustworthy relations with Administrations, Santiago Garrido finds solutions when facing critical matters as well as giving on going advice on environmentally friendly practices.

As a problem-solving advocate, Santiago sees the connections between regulatory policies and business realities. He has helped clients resolve challenging requirements with minimal corporate impact and finds business opportunities when new regulatory obligations are imposed. Santiago's practice is focused on regulatory compliance in the field of Energy, Environment, Natural Resources, Climate Change and other regulated sectors as Life Science or Healthcare.


Master in Environmental Management and Policies, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid; Master in International Business Law, Instituto de Empresa (IE)


English, Spanish



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Santiago Garrido - Hogan Lovells International LLP

Within: Environment

Expert in environmental and climate change law, Santiago Garrido leads the team at Hogan Lovells International LLP. The practice advises on the construction and commissioning of facilities with environmental impacts and has particular expertise in legislation and case law in areas including water, air emissions, protected areas and spillages. In recent highlights, the firm is assisting TMT International Observatory with the environmental issues arising from the construction of the $1.4bn thirty metre telescope in La Palma, as well as successfully representing waste management company Alansu in criminal proceedings related to the death of three people following the inhalation of toxic compounds.

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Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

Within: Industry focus: Healthcare and life sciences

The multi-disciplinary practice at Hogan Lovells International LLP is led by regulatory expert Santiago Garrido; Ana Castedo, who specialises in intellectual property disputes; Carolina Revenga, whose expertise lies in litigation and product liability; and Alex Dolmans, who focuses on corporate and M&A work in the sector. The team has a particular speciality in product liability, patent and trade mark infringement in the life sciences field. The department successfully represented DePuy International in an appeal against a court decision that found the client liable for compensation for alleged damage resulting from the use of its ASR XL Acetabular metal-on-metal hip replacement system. In another highlight, the firm advised LabCorp on the local aspects of its $1.2bn acquisition of Chiltern International Group, a leading provider of clinical trial solutions.

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Hogan Lovells International LLP's expertise lies in the regulatory aspects of energy and natural resources, and the firm is also known for its litigation capabilities. The multi-disciplinary team works with other departments including corporate and M&A, to handle a range of energy-related matters. Experienced litigator Santiago Garrido leads the practice and focuses on regulatory compliance in the fields of energy, natural resources, environment and climate change. The team is advising renewable energy company Eolia on its expansion plan, and is assisting mining company Atlantic Copper with negotiating a power purchase agreement with a renewable energy company. Other key clients include OHL Industrial, Urbaser and Dreue Electric.

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Public law

Within: Public law

Hogan Lovells International LLP  'looks for the most efficient result' and provides 'innovative opinions'. Santiago Garrido assisted Thirty Meter Telescope International Observatory with obtaining land planning and environmental licences for the construction of a $1.6bn telescope. Lucas Osorio is also recommended.

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