Public Law and Regulatory Affairs

We advise and represent our clients in all matters related to their activities and contracts with the public sector. Our qualified team of lawyers has extensive and recognized experience in interacting with governmental entities and agencies and in advising national and multinational companies in different areas of Public Law, particularly in the areas of Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Oil and Gas Law, Public Bids and Contracting, Public Works and Services Concessions, Consumer Protection, Free Competition, Environmental Law, Urban Law, permits, licenses, authorizations and regulatory matters.

In the area of Bids and Public Contracts, we have advised and represented our clients in the negotiation and execution of important oil projects and contracts with public entities in the areas of hydrocarbons, mining, energy, banking, mass consumption, railroads and telecommunications. We have also assisted our clients in the performance of legal audits on compliance and impact of rules and regulations applicable to their commercial, industrial or service activities.

Hemos ejercido la representación y defensa de los derechos e intereses de empresas nacionales y extranjeras en procedimientos administrativos de diversa naturaleza por ante los órganos que conforman la Administración Pública, así como también en procesos judiciales por ante los tribunales que integran la jurisdicción constitucional, la jurisdicción contencioso-administrativa y la especial tributaria, incluyendo la Sala Constitucional, la Sala Político-Administrativa y demás Salas del Tribunal Supremo de Justicia, con motivo de la interposición de
demandas, recursos contencioso- administrativos de nulidad y acciones de amparo constitucional. Hemos participado en varios de los casos más emblemáticos de Venezuela en el área del Derecho Público.

Public law and regulatory affairs

Lawyers

Gabriel Ruan Santos

Gabriel Ruan Santos

Partner

Antonio Canova

Antonio Canova

Partner

Juan Carlos Balzán

Juan Carlos Balzán

Partner

Samuel Morales

Samuel Morales

Associate