Fernando Pickmann is a partner in Dentons' Lima office. His practice spans contractual mandates for project exploration and development, with particular expertise in start-up companies involved in this sector. He is often retained by international clients to advise on their Peruvian operations. He has negotiated multiple transfer, assignment and mining option contracts. He has led numerous listing and financing processes through the securities market in the risk capital sector segment of the Lima Stock Exchange for clients including, AQM Minerals, Rio Alto Mining, Zincore Metals, Rio Cristal Resources, Candente Gold, Tahoe Resources, and Regulus Resources.
Fernando participated in the negotiation process of the Joint Venture Zafranal comprised of AQM and Teck, the acquisition of Siderperu by the company Gerdau, negotiation of the Civil Works Contract for La Arena Project, amalgamation of Southern Legacy Resources Inc. and Regulus Resources Inc., consolidation of the Rio Alto and Tahoe Resources business, among others. He has been praised for his practice internationally.