Partner Profile

Carlos Escoto Carranza

Galicia Abogados


LL 250


Carlos is an environmental lawyer who brings sophisticated regulatory and sustainability acumen to the most challenging transactions and projects in the market. He is a recognised specialist in the development of infrastructure, renewable energies, oil and gas, mining, manufacturing industries and tourism projects.

He has focused on drafting, enacting and the enforcement of environmental policy and regulation, and on the environmental aspects of mergers and acquisitions and financing projects.

Carlos’ leadership skills and project management experience make a real difference for clients, particularly when heading multidisciplinary teams undertaking environmental impact assessments for complex oil, energy, mining and tourism projects. Recently, Carlos has been committed to the implementation of ESG aspects in different high-profile operations. He co-heads Galicia’s ESG practice.

Chambers and Partners has named him “Up & Coming” in Environmental and The Legal 500 as a “Next Generation Partner”.

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