Water Law and Desalination

In matters of Water Law, our advice includes the analysis and strategic planning of water-use rights in all types of projects, their complete processing before the General Water Authority, the structuring of water rights and water supply transactions, legal audits, participation or leadership of tender processes, law reports for legal or planning purposes, and development of legal defense strategies on various matters in the specialty.

Meanwhile, Barros & Errázuriz has great experience and knowledge in this matter, with strong participation and involvement in recent years in several of the projects of desalination or desalination of seawater in Chile, both in relation to the structuring of said projects, which includes processes for obtaining permits, negotiation with third parties, agreements with the authorities, conclusion of contracts (BOOT, EPC, O & M, WPA, among others), as well as the subsequent exploitation thereof. Along with this experience in the field of desalination, our firm also has extensive experience in coastal matters, matters related to maritime concessions and development of projects in this sector.

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