Florencia Heredia has more than 25 years of experience in the mining industry and is an expert in mining law with extensive experience advising financial institutions and companies in complex mining transactions in Argentina, having repeatedly represented lenders in all mining project finance arranged there. She completed her law degree with honours (summa cum laude) from “Universidad
Católica Argentina” in 1991 and completed a Masters degree in Business Law with honours (summa cum laude) from “Universidad Austral” in 1995. She also has an honours degree (summa cum laude) on corporate sustainability from IESC (“Instituto de Estudios para la Sustentabilidad Corporativa”). Ms Heredia has been a researcher in the Doctorate program of “Universidad Austral” in the areas of natural resources and environmental law. The principal focus of Ms Heredia’s practice is natural resources, infrastructure and environmental law and finance law related to these areas, assisting multiple companies established in Argentina. For 20 years Ms Heredia has been repeatedly cited as a leading practitioner in Natural Resources law by, among others, Chambers & Partners, Who’s Who Legal and Latin Lawyer 250, including being named “Mining Lawyer of the Year” in 2013, 2015 and 2016 by Who’s Who Legal and one of the highlighted women in the Women in Law reviews.