Attorneys

An integral team of law specialists.

Our law firm is formed by an integral workteam of senior and junior associates and partner law firms located in Colombia and abroad. We guarantee to our clients that they will receive a global class service. We rely on experienced attorneys in all law areas covering private, public, labor and social security law matters as to offer an integral consultancy for business and personal diligences.

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RICARDO ESCUDERO TORRES

As an expert in the extraordinary resource of Review Appealing on Labor Disputes, his practice is mainly oriented to challenging Labor Court resolutions; the writing of petitions on solid grounds of appeal to file them before the Labor Cassation Court is, therefore, his area of expertise as well as defending case-law with the corresponding opposition or response writings.


Ricardo Escudero is an Attorney and Specialist on Labor and Social Security Law from Universidad Javeriana. He had participated on several courses and certifications on management of human resources.


He has been lecturer on Labor Procedural Law at Universidad de los Andes Law School and member of Universidad Javeriana Law School Continuing Education Program.

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JUAN PABLO GIRALDO PUERTA

With more than twenty years of experience on Commercial, Corporate and Bankruptcy Law, Mr. Giraldo is also known for his work as Commercial Attorney of the Trade Proceedings Delegation at Colombia´s Incorporation Supervisory Council (Superintendencia de Sociedades for its name in Spanish) and his trajectory as legal advisor for several financial institutions and manufacturing companies. Moreover, he relies on a solid professional experience on commercial lawsuits and splits its legal practice as lawyer representing parties in arbitration processes and controversies submitted to the ordinary jurisdiction.


Juan Pablo is an Attorney and Specialist on Commercial Law from Universidad Javeriana and also holds a degree on Tax Law from Universidad del Rosario and studies on Alternative Dispute Resolution at Toronto University.


Lecturer at Universidad de la Sabana Law School and at FORUM Postgraduate Institute.  Frequent speaker as professor of Commercial and Bankruptcy Law at the Bogotá Chamber of Commerce continuing education courses.  Director of the Arbitration Centre for the Colombian Architecture Society. Member of the Colombian Commercial Bar Association and also member of the Ibero-American Institute for Bankruptcy Law.

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ELIAS ANDRÉS AMAYA OREJARENA

With a professional career of more than 10 years, Mr. Amaya had advised important retail, aeronautic and building companies in Commercial, Corporate and Real State Law. A relevant trajectory on conflict resolution and civil and commercial lawsuits before Ordinary and Arbitration Courts complement his background. Lecturer of Private Law Courses for Undergraduate and Continuing Education programs at several Colombian Law Schools.


Elías Amaya is an Attorney and Specialist in Commercial Law from Universidad de la Sabana. He also holds a Master in Business Law from Universidad de Navarra, Spain.


Studies in Corporate and Trade Law in several local and international institutions such as Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Boston University and IESE Business School in Madrid, Spain complement his education.

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JORGE ALBERTO GARCÍA CALUME

A 20 years professional career as external legal advisor for several private and public companies in Public Procurement and Government Contracts precedes Mr. García. His legal practice is mainly dedicated to Administrative and Constitutional Law, highlighting is role as Legal Director of Colombia´s Ministry of Justice, Vice-Minister of Mines and Energy (deputy) and General Secretary of the same service. Member of the Writing Commission for Colombia´s New Administrative Proceeding Code.


Jorge García is an attorney, graduated with honors from Universidad La Gran Colombia; Specialized in Administrative Law from Universidad Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario and also holds a Master in Administrative Law from Universidad Militar Nueva Granada. He had participated on several courses and certifications on Administrative and Constitutional Law.


Lecturer at relevant Colombian Law Schools such as Universidad La Gran Colombia, Universidad Militar Nueva Granada and professor of Constitutional Law at Universidad de la Sabana. Speaker and Lecturer in several courses and education programs.