Highlighted as "a very good lawyer," by market commentators. He has experience advising on the negotiation of mining assignment agreements.
Chambers and Partners Latin America 2019
Diego is a partner of the Natural Resources: Mining and Environmental Practice Areas, specializing in mining, environmental, commercial and compliance law. He advises companies on contractual, regulatory and environmental aspects related to the development of mining projects.
He has significant experience in the negotiation and execution of operations related to the acquisition of projects and / or mining companies; transfer, assignment, option contracts, mining exploration and exploitation agreements, royalties, joint venture, due diligence, financing, identification and permit management; as well as advice on audit procedures, sanctions and environmental matters related to the use of natural resources.
Before joining Rubio Leguía Normand, Diego was a partner of García Sayán Abogados and internal legal advisor to Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A.
His professional career has been highlighted by prestigious international publications such as Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 distinguishing him as a leading mining lawyer.
Diego was President of Instituto Nacional de Derecho de Minería, Petróleo y Energía during 2012-2103.