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Peru

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 4

García Sayán Abogados

A loyal following at García Sayán Abogados, where the service is ‘unbeatable’, includes key client International Finance Corporation (IFC), Standard Chartered and the Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU). The firm is ‘excellent in several areas’ with a ‘well-informed panorama of the economy’ and can ‘anticipate issues and put them on the table in advance’. The engine of the practice, Luis Gastañeta, leads on most mandates such as recent advice to Sociedad Minera El Brocal regarding its $80m loan from Banco de Crédito del Perú, represented by top-tier firm, Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados. Gastañeta was assisted by Alfonso Tola on the deal.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

García Sayán Abogados

Javier Villa García heads the practice at García Sayán Abogados which, with support from Agustin Yrigoyen and senior associate Carlos Chávez, focuses on civil, commercial, constitutional and administrative litigation and arbitration. García and Chavez are leading advice to Buenaventura Group in multiple proceedings, including arbitration concerning environmental and safety breaches in the mining sector, value $25m. Other clients include Volvo Group and its local subsidiaries, Agrofoods Central Valley Chile and Société Générale de Surveillance (SGS).

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Environment
Environment - ranked: tier 3

García Sayán Abogados

García Sayán Abogados complements its strength in mining, oil and gas with a solid environmental practice, well-resourced with two partners and three associates. Alberto Varillas and Diego Grisolle lead the practice and represented Gate Gourmet Perú in two separate matters concerning the solid waste management plan of its food and beverage plant. Other recent work included advice to Industrias Bioacuáticas Talara on the environmental issues of a corporate reorganisation of two companies from the group.

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Labour and employment
Labour and employment - ranked: tier 4

García Sayán Abogados

García Sayán Abogados specialises in the employment, labour and social security needs of the mining, hydrocarbon and retail sectors. The ‘work performed is excellent’ and includes acting for Compañía Minera Milpo in high-volume, high-value proceedings, and representing Volcan Compañía Minera in multiple litigious matters. The lead lawyers are Jaime Durand and ‘very responsiveAlberto Varillas, who ‘provides practical and clear advice’.

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Peru: Energy and natural resources

Mining
Energy and natural resources: mining - ranked: tier 2

García Sayán Abogados

A fully-comprehensive offering at García Sayán Abogados provides an ‘unbeatable level of service’ that is ‘very responsive’ to clients’ needs. Its team of full-time specialists advise a significant number of mining companies, including Cerro del Aguila (now merged with Kallpa Generación), Pucará Resources, Compañía de Minas Buenaventura and subsidiary Compañía Minera Coimolache. José Miguel Morales and Diego Grisolle are consistently recommended and are supported by a sizeable team of associates. Grisolle and experienced senior associate Nancy Ogata are representing Kallpa Generación in a dispute concerning mining concessions. ‘Advice is always acute, supported by analysis and very solid reasoning,’ concludes a client.

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Nancy Ogata - García Sayán Abogados

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Oil and gas
Energy and natural resources: oil and gas - ranked: tier 2

García Sayán Abogados

García Sayán Abogados’ considerable expertise in this sector is led by the ‘very responsiveAlberto Varillas who is highlighted for the ‘rigour of his analysis’ yet ‘clear and practical advice’. The team advises on matters including contracts and concessions for exploration and exploitation, as well as handling issues related to storage, transport and distribution, for example. Clients include CNPC Internacional Peru (the local subsidiary of China National Petroleum Corporation), ConocoPhillips, Graña y Montero Petrolera and Midas Gas. Nancy Ogata is focused in oil and gas matters and was promoted to senior associate. ‘The main differentiator with other firms is their knowledge of our company and its activities’, says a client.

Next generation lawyers

Nancy Ogata - García Sayán Abogados

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