FERRERE provides comprehensive services in Environmental Law. The team’s attorneys are specialists in Environmental Law and Regulatory Law, who in turn have the support of the areas of administrative procedural law, litigation, and mergers and acquisitions, among others.

Among its clients are companies in manufacturing industries and agribusiness complexes, forestry, energy, building and engineering, infrastructure and urban development.

The Environmental Law practice group conducts due diligence procedures in the context of purchases, financing and mergers of companies in different sectors and provides preventive advice that makes it possible to identify specific contingencies to avoid or mitigate penalties, fines and other difficulties for companies.

It also provides advice and defense in administrative procedures and environmental actions. It advises on setting up industrial and other ventures in Uruguay, compiles applicable environmental provisions, performs compliance audits and arranges environmental authorizations. It represents local and international clients in negotiations and litigation with government agencies and other companies. FERRERE’s multijurisdictional presence allows provide regional service with identical high quality standards.


“ …an impressive regional presence, a strong network of business contacts and excellent cross-border capabilities. “ ”The lawyers deliver great advice when you´re facing difficult situations and are always ready to get to the bottom of problems and fight for the best results...”

Chambers Latin America Uruguay

“...This team has a well-regarded banking team and is praised for its capital markets expertise...”

Chambers Latin America Uruguay

“...Ferrere provides a service of international standard, according to clients: ‘The fierce commitment of the senior lawyers, their proactive approach and continual contact makes it feel like a USA...”

Chambers Latin America Uruguay

“...Aggressive market leader with regional presence...”

Latin Lawyer

“...Comfortably Uruguay´s largest law firm...”

Latin Lawyer

“full of capable professionals (...) ready to work extremely hard to maintain the firm’s number-one reputation”

Chambers Global




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