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CMS Carey & Allende is permanently engaged in the ever-challenging field of Energy &  Climate Change  in Chile, given that its development has been paramount in our country’s growth.

Our activity is comprised of providing permanent services to the most important conventional energy producers as pertaining to environmental and territorial feasibility of their projects, establishment of easements and rights-of-way, the obtaining and purchasing of water-use rights, electrical system interconnections, permits, and energy supply contracts.

Our activity has been particularly intense, having spent a great deal of our time advising our clients on new transmission line projects, and non-conventional renewable energy source projects. In this manner, we have been able to participate in the earliest of stages in these projects, to the point of entry into operation, as well as financing, M&A, and private equity related to the same.

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"Very good, very dedicated, with a good understanding of our business"

Chambers Latin America 2020

"Their advice has been extremely valuable to us, and they always meet deadlines and adjust to new requirements"

Chambers Latin America 2019

"Team also has notable experience in regulatory issues, as well as advising on public energy tenders, PPAs and construction agreements for solar and hydroelectric projects"

Chambers Latin America 2018

"CMS Carey & Allende’s energy team benefits from its strong corporate, regulatory, construction, and administrative law abilities"

The Legal 500 - 2017

"[CMS] Carey & Allende is our go-to firm for everything related to energy, natural resources and projects. They handle complex mandates capably and offer an outstanding service with a wealth of professional experience"

Chambers and Partners Latin America
August 2019
Lat­in Amer­ica Quarterly En­ergy Up­date
The CMS Lat­in Amer­ica group has is­sued the latest quarterly up­date cov­er­ing hot top­ics and de­vel­op­ments in the en­ergy in­dustry in Brazil, Chile, Colom­bia, Mex­ico and Peru.Down­load the PD­Fs be­low to read the up­date in full.
May 2019
Lat­in Amer­ica Quarterly En­ergy Up­date
The CMS Lat­in Amer­ica group has is­sued the latest quarterly up­date cov­er­ing hot top­ics and de­vel­op­ments in the en­ergy in­dustry in Brazil, Chile, Colom­bia, Mex­ico and Peru.Down­load the PD­Fs be­low to read the up­date in full.
February 2019
Lat­in Amer­ica Quarterly En­ergy Up­date
The CMS Lat­in Amer­ica group has is­sued the latest quarterly up­date cov­er­ing hot top­ics and de­vel­op­ments in the en­ergy in­dustry in Brazil, Chile, Colom­bia, Mex­ico and Peru.Down­load the PD­Fs be­low to read the up­date in full.

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29 July 2020
CMS En­ergy & Cli­mate Change Glob­al Ex­per­i­ence
With more than 450 en­ergy and cli­mate change law­yers, in­clud­ing over 100 part­ners, the CMS En­ergy and Cli­mate Change prac­tice is one of the largest of its kind in the world. Led from its Lon­don centre of ex­cel­lence, the prac­tice works across 75 of­fices glob­ally.CMS teams now work in every corner of the sec­tor across the globe to help it meet the de­mands of cli­mate change, tech­no­lo­gic­al dis­rup­tion, urb­an­isa­tion in de­vel­op­ing eco­nom­ies, so­cial con­cerns and polit­ic­al agen­das.Be­low you will find some of our ex­per­i­ence across the globe. Please get in touch with our ex­perts in your jur­is­dic­tion.Please also see our Hot Top­ics for the En­ergy Trans­ition pub­lic­a­tion.
08 September 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to Hy­dro­gen
27 August 2020
Tail­ings Man­age­ment and New Stand­ards of Reg­u­la­tion
Tail­ings dam fail­ures have put the min­ing in­dustry in the head­lines for the wrong reas­ons in re­cent years. Dam fail­ures can have dis­astrous con­sequences in terms of loss of life and en­vir­on­ment­al dam­age...
29 July 2020
Hot Top­ics for the En­ergy Trans­ition
With more than 450 en­ergy and cli­mate change law­yers, in­clud­ing over 100 part­ners, the CMS En­ergy and Cli­mate Change prac­tice is one of the largest of its kind in the world. Led from its centres of ex­cel­lence such as Lon­don and Ab­er­deen, the prac­tice works across 75 of­fices glob­ally.Our early work in design­ing and im­ple­ment­ing mod­ern en­ergy mar­kets and sub­sequently guid­ing the sec­tor in the push to de­car­bon­isa­tion means CMS is not only a trans­ac­tion­al or pro­ject ad­viser to the sec­tor, but uniquely placed to help shape its present and fu­ture. We can help by giv­ing you our ad­vice and com­pre­hens­ive know­ledge on the top­ics lis­ted be­low.Please also see our CMS En­ergy Glob­al Ex­per­i­ence pub­lic­a­tion.
08 July 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to cli­mate change tax re­forms and in­cent­ives
07 August 2020
Oil & Gas / Ship­ping – Com­mer­cial Court Ex­am­ines Leg­al Ef­fect of “Sub­ject...
In the con­text of a crude oil voy­age charter, the Com­mer­cial Court has provided guid­ance on the leg­al ef­fect of “sub­ject to” pro­vi­sions in con­tracts.  In do­ing so, the Com­mer­cial Court noted that,...
22 June 2020
The Lat­in Amer­ic­an Gen­er­al Coun­sel
The first CMS Gen­er­al Coun­sel re­port in the Lat­in Amer­ica re­gion ex­plores the de­vel­op­ment of the GC role and how the world in which GCs work im­pacts them
27 May 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to con­sequen­tial loss in the en­ergy sec­tor
Are you look­ing for in­form­a­tion on con­sequen­tial loss in the en­ergy sec­tor? This CMS Ex­pert Guide provides you with everything you need to know.
28 July 2020
Oil & Gas: Lim­ited du­ties of ‘pure in­ter­me­di­ar­ies’  
In CH Off­shore Lim­ited v In­ternaves Con­sor­cio Naviero SA, Mari­tima Altair Pet­ro­mar SA, Lamat Off­shore Mar­ine Inc., the Com­mer­cial Court has re­jec­ted an ar­gu­ment that an in­ter­me­di­ary owed a ves­sel own­er...
01 August 2017
LATAM Quarterly En­ergy Up­date Au­gust 2017
15 May 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to re­new­able en­ergy law and reg­u­la­tion
Are you look­ing for in­form­a­tion on re­new­able en­ergy law and reg­u­la­tion? This CMS Ex­pert Guide provides you with everything you need to know.
26 May 2020
Oil & Gas: De­liv­ery without bills of lad­ing
In Trafigura Mari­time Lo­gist­ics Pte Ltd v Clear­lake Ship­ping Pte Ltd & An­or; and Clear­lake Ship­ping Pte Ltd v Pet­ro­leo Brasileiro S.A. [2020] EWHC 995 (Comm) the Com­mer­cial Court dealt with the ar­rest...