Marco Castañeda

Associate / Peru

He has counseled Peruvian and international companies in several aspects of electricity, oil & gas and environmental regulations. Additionally, has provided regulatory guidance to the Project Finance, M&A and litigation teams of the Firm. Furthermore, has experience in the development of generation plants and natural gas pipelines.


Work experience

  • 2016 - present Senior Associate

    Philippi, Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero DU & Uria

  • 2015 - 2016 Foreign Associate

    Paul Hastings LLP

  • 2012 - 2014 Lawyer

    Delmar Ugarte Abogados

  • 2011 - 2012 Legal Counsel

    Enviromental Supervision and Enforcement Agency




Featured Cases

  • Corporación Financiera de Desarrollo S.A. Perú 2017

    Credit Agreement to Santa Ana S.R.L. for the construction of a generation plant. The particularity is that this is a renewable generation plant with a particular tariff regime.

  • Interbank Perú 2014

    Credit Agreement to Maple Gas Corporation del Perú S.A to the development of transportation, storage, refining, processing, distribution, and marketing of hydrocarbons and its byproducts.

  • Corporación Andina de Fomento Perú 2013

    Regulatory counsel in the bond emission to finance Eten generation plant. Operation was a awarded Latin American Project Bond of the Year

  • Contugas Perú 2013

    Counsel to Contugas S.AC. in regulatory aspects regarding to the exclusivity rights to provide the natural gas distribution service.



  • December 2016 Lima - Perú

    Electric Concessions: A proposal to improve their financing

    Marco Castañeda - Revista de Derecho Administrativo (RAD) No. 16, Circulo de Derecho Administrativo (CDA) de la Facultad de Derecho de la PUCP, 2016
  • December 2007 Lima - Perú

    Analysis of Antitrust Leniency Policies through the Game Theory Method

    Marco Castañeda - Revista Derecho y Sociedad No. 28.


  • 2015 LLM University of Texas at Austin/ United States Global Energy, Environmental Law and International Arbitration

  • 2015 SPECIALIZATION Center for American and International Law / United States 52th Academy of American and International Law

  • 2010 Lawyer Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú /Perú



  • Lima Bar Association
  • Southwestern Institute for International and Comparative Law

Academic activities


Seminars and Conferences