Guyer & Regules
Plaza Independencia 811
Tel: (598) 2902 1515
Fax: (598) 2902 5454
Federico Susena, “escribano público”, co-heads the Real Estate Department and also works in the Corporate & Banking Department. His practice includes real estate transactions, realty trusts, oil and gas, energy and infrastructure developments. He has a Master on Administrative and Economics in the University of Montevideo and postgraduate courses at School of Law, University of Uruguay, on Buildings Regimes and Lease of Real Estate. He has a vast experience in the energy sector such us renewable energies, natural gas, power utilities and power regulation as well as experience in rights of way and expropriations for infrastructure developments.
He is member of the International Bar Association.
Federico has participated and been a speaker in many international events and conferences in relation with real estate and infrastructure investments. He has accompanied the Uruguayan Government and “Destino Punta del Este” (a public-private association for the promotion of Punta del Este and the resort area of the country) in several delegations to countries such as the United States, Spain, France, Argentina and Brazil.
Energy Law Practice:
The firm increasingly advises companies entering Uruguay in this booming sector. The firm advised the only natural gas transporter that transports NG from Argentina to Uruguay. It advises Tullow Oil, BG and Total on off shore exploration activities for the search of oil in Uruguay and GDF Suez on the BOOT agreement with Gas Sayago (state-owned company) regarding an LNG re-gasification floating plant. The firm has a vast experience in wind and solar farm developments, advising not only on foreign businesses trading electricity with the state-owned power company (UTE) but also in the development of biomass power plants.
Guyer & Regules:
Guyer & Regules is proud to be considered as Uruguay’s blue chip firm and first choice for international and domestic complex legal, accounting and tax work. Such reputation finds its grounds on its solid team of internationally trained professionals and the largest and most experienced group of partners in the country, who has become its clients’ trusted adviser.
Guyer & Regules is the first Uruguayan firm to have been recognised as “Latin America Law Firm of the Year”, “Uruguayan Law Firm of the Year” for five years and to have received the “Client Service Award” by Chambers & Partners. The firm has also been granted the award “Uruguay Tax Firm of the Year” for three years by International Tax Review (Euromoney) and the award “Law Firm of the Year – Uruguay” by International Financial Law Review for two consecutive years.