About the firm
Canales Auty is a team of natural resources lawyers, with top-tier reputation in advisory and contentious matter. Members of the firm have devoted their professional careers to the study and practice of natural resources. We are the only law firm dedicated exclusively to natural resources in Latin America. Our knowledge of the commercial and strategic aspects of the natural resources sector provides us with a clear understanding of our clients’ economic drivers, risks and opportunities. We work in highly specialised teams with multi-disciplinary backgrounds. We pride ourselves in providing more than just high-quality legal counsel.
Canales Auty advises on the entire life cycle of natural resources, from licensing through the decommissioning process. Our deeper understanding of our clients’ industries has earned Canales Auty the privilege of working on some of the most complex advisory and contentious matters across Latin America. Our clients include independent oil companies (IOCs), national oil companies (NOCs), oil field service companies, pipeline companies, storage companies, traders, electric utilities and cooperatives, independent power producers, water utilities, governmental agencies, governmental ministries, project developers, strategic investors, financial institutions and private investors.
Our unrelenting commitment to client service has contributed to the firms’ exceptional reputation as a go-to natural resources law firm.