Payet Rey Cauvi Pérez Abogados, a Lima-based firm, has strengthened its mining practice with the hire of Ángel Chávez.

Chávez joins the firm as Counsel and focuses on mining law, environmental law and public management. 

Chávez previously worked as Normative Director of the General Directorate of Mining Environmental Affairs of the Ministry of Energy and Mines, but left in 2017. He then worked as an independent practitioner prior to joining the firm.