Rodríguez Dávalos Asociados (RDA) is one of the fastest growing law firms in Mexico specialized in the energy sector, comprising oil, gas, electricity and renewables, as well as maritime projects; with more than 15 years of experience in this dynamic field.
RDA provides professional and personal services based on the broad experience that its lawyers have, advising domestic and foreign companies; including among others, local governments.
In RDA we have extensive experience helping our clients to handle successful business relationships with governmental institutions, such as: Ministry of Energy (SENER), Federal Commission of Electricity (CFE), Petróleos Mexicanos and its subsidiary entities and affiliates (PEMEX), the National Hydrocarbons Commission, and the Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE), among others.
RDA has also participated in several energy projects in Mexico (most of them “first of a kind” projects), such as Mexico's only cross-border LPG transportation pipeline, the negotiation and execution of the first interconnection agreement to the Pemex´ LP Gas pipeline, execution of NAESB agreements for power generation companies, IPPs and natural gas LDCs in northern Mexico, as well as the negotiation of the Transportation Services Agreement and Operating Balance Agreement for the first operative SWAP of natural gas in Mexico. Regarding renewable energy, RDA has been involved in the preparation and award of permits for Wind and Solar Power Generation Facilities, throughout Mexico. All of the abovementioned projects, among others, represent national and foreign investments for over USD$5.5bn.