Cecilia has been a partner and head of the mining and natural resources practice for CMS Grau since 1998 and is a leading corporate, M&A and regulatory lawyer who specialises in natural resources and the extractive industries. Her practice focuses on the extractive industries sector.
She is frequently involved in major mining sector cross-border transactions and dealing with tax and regulatory project planning matters for local and international clients and has participated in most, if not all, of the privatisation processes for mining or mining-related assets conducted by the Peruvian state, advising foreign investors.
She has also been part of the legal department of Rio Tinto Plc in London, UK.
Cecilia graduated from University of Lima and holds an LLM in natural resources and policy (with distinction) from the Centre for Petroleum, Energy, Mineral Law and Policy, of the University of Dundee, Scotland.
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