Paloma Infante

Paloma Infante

Paloma Infante

Head of Legal Department | Ministry of Environment - Chile

Paloma is an Attorney from the University of Chile and has a Master’s degree in Environmental Law from the University of New York, sponsored by the Fulbright and Chile Fellowships.

She has devoted all her career to the practice of environmental law, including environmental assessment of projects, development of public policies and environmental oversight, with a special interest on issues  related with environmental justice.

She is currently the Head of the Legal Division of the Ministry of the Environment of Chile, in charge of the legislative processing of bills in Congress, on environmental matters and the development of environmental regulations, which include decontamination plans, emission and quality standards, among others.