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Hernan Torres

Director / Peru
  • Practice areas / Energy, Mining and Natural Resources
  • Languages / English, Spanish

PPU Director expert in mining, civil and commercial law. Provides legal advice to important mining companies for the acquitistion and staking of mining properties, fulfilling of administrative obligations for the goodstanding, acquisition or sale of mining projects, obtention of access rights to surface lands owned by the government, private parties or communities, issuance of administrative permits to operate. Has provided advice in dialogue processes between mining companies and communities to obtain social license and in social roundtables led by the Government. Has participated in the design process of structures to execute economic contributions made by companies for the development projects, including in some cases the design of trusts.

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Work experience

  • 2018 - Director

    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uria

  • 2016 - 2017 Associate

    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

  • 2012 - 2015 Associate

    Ferrero Abogados

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Awards

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Featured Cases

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Publications

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Studies

  • 2008 Master United States of America Natural Resources and Environmental Law and Policy LLM

  • 2003 Lawyer Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú Law

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Memberships

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Academic activities

  • Academic Activities - 2007

    Teacher of civil law: obligations and contracts

    Teaching - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Peru
  • Academic Activities - to date

    Teacher of civil law: Obligations

    Teaching - Universidad de Piura
  • Academic Activities - 2008

    Assistent in the Lawyering in Spanish class

    Teacher's aide - Sturm College of Law - Denver University
  • Academic Activities - 2011

    Teacher of Environmenal Law in the Environmental Development LLM

    Teaching - Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru
  • Academic Activities - 2016

    Professor of Mining Law in the Mines Management program

    Teaching - Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas
  • Academic Activities - to date

    Teacher of Mining Law

    Teaching - Universidad de Lima
  • Academic Activities - to date

    Teacher of Civil Law: Contracts

    Teaching - Universidad de Lima
  • Academic Activities - 2007

    Teacher of Civil Law: Contracts

    Teaching - Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas
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Seminars and Conferences

  • Speaker Enforceability of mining royalties Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Institute Ecuador 2017
  • Speaker Financing of Mining Projects Sociedad Nacional de Industrias Peru 2017
  • Speaker Comments of Mining Contracts Centro de Estudios de Derecho de Minería, Energía y Recursos Hídricos de la Universidad San Martín de Porres Peru 2017