Public Law

D’Empaire’s counsels companies on all aspects of public law, representing clients both on transactions and litigations. We have extensive experience advising on regulatory matters to clients in diverse industries, with particular expertise in the pharma industry, in which we are recognized as a leading firm for our work with many of the laboratories operating in Venezuela.

D’Empaire has also represented multinational companies in the wave of nationalizations and expropriations affecting Venezuelan companies, as well as in complex cases related to freedom of information and the closing of TV and radio networks by the Venezuelan government.

Our public law group also provides advice on the following:

  •  administrative contracts
  •  criminal cases related to regulatory matters
  •  general regulatory advice
  •  permits and authorizations
  •  public bidding
  •  public-private joint ventures