Álvaro Sabbagh
Director, Bogota

  asabbagh@goh.law ____ |____

Alvaro has a long experience working in law firms. He has provided consulting services to a large number of clients in commercial law, real estate law, corporate law and oil and mining law matters.

In this way, he stands out in the following areas of legal practice: (i) Providing advice and support to real estate companies and other companies that operate in the services and research fields. He has provided them with legal support for their operations in Colombia, including the preparation and execution of contracts, support in corporate matters,

and generally providing support for their compliance with the regulations that apply to each sector. (ii) Providing advice to oil operators in their processes of making contracts with the National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH), for the awarding of hydrocarbons exploration and production contracts, and giving them advice in the management and performance of these contracts. (iii) Providing advice to oil field service companies in contract law, corporate law and other legal matters pertaining to their day-to-day operations. (iv) Due diligence studies for eventual acquisitions, and participation in mergers and acquisitions processes. (v) Preparation of legal opinions and other legal advisory work for companies that operate in the hydrocarbons exploration, production and transport sector. (vi) Preparation, review and management of commercial contracts, and structuring of private contract tendering processes. (vii) Providing advice and support in various kind of legal processes involving incorporation of companies, and the transformation and liquidation of companies, different types of bylaws reforms, preparation of more of directors and shareholders meetings records, etc. (viii) Preparation of legal opinions about tax related and commercial matters.

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  •  JD degree from Universidad del País Vasco (2008); and JD degree from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia (2009). Specialization in Commercial Law from the same university (2010); specialization in Mining and Energy Law from Universidad Externado (2012), and specialization in Taxation from Universidad de los Andes (2014).  

  •  Alvaro is providing advice to CPVEN E&P as non-operator joint venture partner of Block VMM – 32. Our work includes attending operating committee meetings and providing the client with comments on all matters discussed at those meetings. In general, we provided assistance to the client in managing its relationship with the block operator (Ecopetrol).  

  •  Álvaro has supported the firm HSF in the preparation of a due diligence report for our client Maurel & Prom regarding the possible acquisition of Amerisur Resources PLC, which has oil assets in Colombia. Our work as a firm is to review [a number of transactions and supporting documents] and detect contingencies regarding the acquisition target assets, including hydrocarbon exploration and production contracts, environmental and social issues, and other areas involved. This job is comprehensive due diligence work.  

Languages

Spanish

English

Álvaro Sabbagh
Director, Bogota

  asabbagh@goh.law ____ |____

Alvaro has a long experience working in law firms. He has provided consulting services to a large number of clients in commercial law, real estate law, corporate law and oil and mining law matters.

In this way, he stands out in the following areas of legal practice: (i) Providing advice and support to real estate companies and other companies that operate in the services and research fields. He has provided them with legal support for their operations in Colombia, including the preparation and execution of contracts, support in corporate matters,

and generally providing support for their compliance with the regulations that apply to each sector. (ii) Providing advice to oil operators in their processes of making contracts with the National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH), for the awarding of hydrocarbons exploration and production contracts, and giving them advice in the management and performance of these contracts. (iii) Providing advice to oil field service companies in contract law, corporate law and other legal matters pertaining to their day-to-day operations. (iv) Due diligence studies for eventual acquisitions, and participation in mergers and acquisitions processes. (v) Preparation of legal opinions and other legal advisory work for companies that operate in the hydrocarbons exploration, production and transport sector. (vi) Preparation, review and management of commercial contracts, and structuring of private contract tendering processes. (vii) Providing advice and support in various kind of legal processes involving incorporation of companies, and the transformation and liquidation of companies, different types of bylaws reforms, preparation of more of directors and shareholders meetings records, etc. (viii) Preparation of legal opinions about tax related and commercial matters.

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  •  JD degree from Universidad del País Vasco (2008); and JD degree from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia (2009). Specialization in Commercial Law from the same university (2010); specialization in Mining and Energy Law from Universidad Externado (2012), and specialization in Taxation from Universidad de los Andes (2014).  

  •  Alvaro is providing advice to CPVEN E&P as non-operator joint venture partner of Block VMM – 32. Our work includes attending operating committee meetings and providing the client with comments on all matters discussed at those meetings. In general, we provided assistance to the client in managing its relationship with the block operator (Ecopetrol).  

  •  Álvaro has supported the firm HSF in the preparation of a due diligence report for our client Maurel & Prom regarding the possible acquisition of Amerisur Resources PLC, which has oil assets in Colombia. Our work as a firm is to review [a number of transactions and supporting documents] and detect contingencies regarding the acquisition target assets, including hydrocarbon exploration and production contracts, environmental and social issues, and other areas involved. This job is comprehensive due diligence work.  

Languages

Spanish

English