Mrs Ángela María Salazar > Lloreda Camacho & Co. > Bogota, Colombia > Lawyer Profile

Lloreda Camacho & Co.
CALLE 72 NO 5 – 83, PISO 3

Work Department

Co-Heads the Natural Resources and Mining Department




Angela has almost 20 years of experience, 11 of which have been specifically devoted to the mining and environmental practice.

She has been involved in the financing construction processes of the three most modern gold mines in the country, she has also actively participated in prior consultation and negotiation processes with communities, has integrated the team responsible for the negotiation and drafting of collaboration contracts joint venture, purchase and sale contracts, easement agreements, operation agreements and all types of contracts required for the operation of a mining company in Colombia.

Ángela has also prepared the required documents from Colombian Councils for listing processes on the TSX, TSXV and ASX, and she provides legal support in the day-to-day mining activities, which implies the strategies to appropriately defend client’s positions before the competent authorities.

Her experience in environmental procedures includes advising mining companies in processes of subtraction of forest reserve areas and defending companies from different sectors of the economy against administrative investigations by the environmental authorities.

Angela Maria has been recognized several times by Chambers & Partners as a Star Associate and an Associate to Watch in the Natural Resources – Mining area.


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She has a Law degree (J.D. Equivalent) from Universidad del Rosario, two postgraduate degrees in Environmental Law at Universidad del Rosario, and in Communitarian Law at Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas.

Lawyer Rankings

Colombia > Energy and natural resources

(Next Generation Partners)

Ángela María SalazarLloreda Camacho & Co.

Lawyers at Lloreda Camacho & Co.provide comprehensive advice, and timely and accurate support’. Distinguished by its focus on the mining sector, the group acts for a mix of multinational and domestic clients on a range of industry matters, including regulatory issues, bid tenders, commercial transactions, and dispute resolution. Department head Ignacio Santamaria is held up by sources for his ‘instinct for solutions’; he brings to bear comprehensive expertise across the full life cycle of mining law. The group also includes next-generation partner Angela María Salazar, who combines strength in mining and environmental matters.

Colombia > Environment

Noted for its ‘perfect knowledge of Colombian legislation’, Lloreda Camacho & Co. supports clients on a range of environmental compliance, administrative procedures and due diligence matters. The firm’s robust offerings in the mining and life sciences spheres ensures that it is particularly active in environmental law issues pertaining to those industries, but its broad sector experience also spans agribusiness, technology and forestry, among others. Mining and natural resources specialists Ignacio Santamaria and Angela María Salazar oversee a practice that also includes environmental law-focused senior associate Natalia Soto, whose ‘deliverables are perfectly executed’.