International conglomerate Techint Group is supported in the Central American region by a Mexico based legal team that is overseen by legal director Pedro Enrique López Gutiérrez, and contains a plethora of talented legal staff that have a great impact in the Italian-Argentinian business’ operations in the region. The extent of Techint’s activities in Central America include pipelines, steel and energy plants, hospitals, hydroelectric power plants, transmission lines, electrical substations and coal handling facilities. All of these require timely legal and compliance assistance to cover the many operations and necessitates the involvement of in-house lawyers at all stages of projects, risk assessments and the review of confidentiality agreements. The team is also particularly merited for the involvement in negotiations, management and reviewing of contracts in the energy, oil and gas sectors, helping secure future business on the best possible terms. In addition to the aforementioned Gutiérrez, notable team members include Francisca Aguirre and Alejandra Romo Vázquez.