The UK guide Chambers & Partners has recognized our firm as one of the leading law firms of Uruguay dealing with Energy & Natural Resources. In 2008, the government of Uruguay launched the “Strategic Plan for the Diversification of Energy Matrix”.  Scelza & Montano is the first law firm in Uruguay to set up a specialized team of Renewable Energy to handle this activity sector. At present, we are proud of our solid reputation in the energy sector, providing legal services to domestic and foreign clients. Considering the development of oil & gas market in Uruguay, this firm is well prepared to work on this specific sector.

The firm provides a comprehensive service that includes legal analysis of applicable laws and regulations, representation at bidding process, contracts negotiation on energy trading, tasks related to permits issuance, project finance and development.

Scelza & Montano has assisted clients in the execution of biomass energy generation plants developed in Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Spain, France, Dominican Republic, Turkey and Uruguay.