Marcos Moreno Hueyo is a senior associate at Beccar Varela, having joined the firm in 2017.

He focuses on mining, natural resources and energy. He also has wide experience in corporate law.

Marcos obtained his Law degree from Universidad de Buenos Aires (2004) and his LLM in Comparative Law from the Northwestern University School of Law (partial merit scholarship, Chicago, USA, 2007-2008). In addition, he achieved a postgraduate degree in Mining Law at Universidad Finis Terrae, graduating with the highest distinction in his class (Santiago, Chile, 2015).

Prior to joining Beccar Varela, Marcos worked for several years as a senior foreign attorney of the Mining and Natural Resources team at Bofill, Mir & Alvarez, Jana (Santiago, Chile), advising international mining companies. During his experience in Chile, he also acted as chief counsel of TSX and AIM listed Orosur Mining Inc (Santiago, Chile). He also participated in senior and junior mining transactions and operations related to extractive industries in Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, and Colombia, where he advised mostly on corporate affairs, including drafting and negotiating MOU, Term Sheet, NDA, JVA, SPA, SHA, Earn-in, Take-off, Farm-in, EPC, EPCM, and related complex agreements, as well as on corporate governance affairs of TSX-listed companies.

Marcos is a member of the Buenos Aires Bar Association, the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, and the International Bar Association.

Marcos has been recognized by Chambers Latin America, The Legal 500, and Who’s Who Legal.

He speaks Spanish and English.