Legal Support of

Natural Resources

ArceRojas Consultores provides legal advice to companies dedicated to the exploration and exploitation of non-renewable natural resources, infrastructure, harbors, highways, telecommunications as well as those dedicated to the production of renewable resources for energy or food purposes. 


  • Support in the qualification process before the National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH) and the National Mining Agency (ANM).
  • Advise on the constitution of the legal entity that will be used in Colombia (notarial procedures, Executive Resolution, etc.); as well as the accompaniment in the fulfillment of legal requirements of the entity of your choice.
  • Writing and negotiating of Joint Operating Agreements (JOAs).
  • Preparation and Negotiation of service and construction contracts required for the operation.
  • Obtainment of environmental licenses and permits, as well as liability tracking in this area.
  • Accompaniment before the National Agency of Hydrocarbons (ANH) and the National Agency of Mining (ANM), for the fulfillment of the contractual obligations.
  • Tax position optimization.
  • Advice on hydrocarbons transport by pipeline.
  • Support in contractual and non-contractual claims, including representation in court and arbitration proceedings.

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