Practice Areas

Energy Law

of the Area and Services

We offer solutions for the development of projects focused on the sectors of hydrocarbons, electric power, geothermal energy and renewable energies; considering key aspects such as financing, construction and operation of electrical installations, independent production plants and installation of pipelines for the supply of natural gas.

We assist in the preparation and negotiation of exploration and extraction contracts for hydrocarbons, as well as in contracts for the leasing, operation and maintenance of production equipment.

We provide an integral service when designing and implementing corporate, fiscal and labor structures for the development of specific energy projects, including strategic partnerships (joint ventures).

We also have legal representation in government procurement procedures and in obtaining all types of administrative authorizations.

Our services include:

Processing of licenses, permits and authorizations for carrying out the activities provided for by the energy reform.

Advice and representation on public tenders and direct awards.

Consultancy and representation in matters of expropriations and declarations of public interest.

Development, follow-up and relief of verification visits by federal administrative authorities.

Legal regulation in energy matters.

Preventive audits regarding licenses, permits and authorizations.




Legal advice, preparation and negotiation of contracts for public bidding processes related to electric power production projects for a multinational company dedicated to the engineering and development of electrical transformers for the prevention of fires and explosions.


Design and implementation of corporate structures for one of the leading companies in the mining industry worldwide, including the preparation of rights agreements and mining concession contracts.


Advice and legal representation in the execution of natural gas supply contracts for a leading company dedicated to the manufacture and distribution of products derived from corn.


Preparation of contracts and letters for the leasing of vessels of a multinational company specialized in the provision of services in the hydrocarbon sector. The project included the preparation of service contracts for the maintenance and repair of semi-submersible oil rigs.


Legal advice on public infrastructure projects for the construction and operation of wind structures, as well as in the processes of direct award for the acquisition of buoys used in the operation of tankers in several Mexican ports.


Negotiations in operations related to oil and gas exploration and exploitation activities, including the preparation of drilling agreements for land and sea activities (onshore and offshore).


Legal advice for the importation and operation of a Floating Storage and Discharge Production Unit (FPSO).


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