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CALLE 67 NO. 7-35, OF. 1204, BOGOTÁ, COLOMBIA
Tel:
Work +57 1 319 2900
Fax:
Fax +57 1 3121 0295
Email:
Web:
www.gomezpinzon.com
Bogota, Medellin
Gómez-Pinzón Abogados (GPA), Paola Larrahondo, Bogota, COLOMBIA

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Paola Larrahondo

Tel:
Work +57 1 319 2900 Ext. 229
Email:
Web:
www.gomezpinzon.com
Gómez-Pinzón Abogados

Work Department

Infraestructure

Position

Senior Associate

Career

Prior to joining our law firm, she was working as a legal advisor of the Minister of Commerce, Industry and Tourism and has experience as public server in national and local institutions as a Legal Chief or Legal advisor.

Her practice focuses on administrative procedures, in constitutional and contentious administrative lawsuits, public policy design, public affairs and public procurement procedures.

Team leader and responsible of the lawmaking process, legislative process and approval process of the Infrastructure Law No. 1682 of 2013.

Advisor in the cross- sectorial coordination within the agencies of the transport sector; planning public policy and public-private partnerships, creation of public strategies and conducting studies related to the promotion of viable and modern transport infrastructure projects in the country.

Executive director in charge of creating, fundraising, designing business processes and operating the Colombian Pro Bono Foundation. This social responsible project that provides legal services to the most vulnerable citizens in Colombia.

Languages

English, French, Spanish

Education

Attorney from Universidad de Los Andes; Specialist in Public Management and Administrative Institutions from the same University; Has a European LL.M in Law & Economics from Università di Bologna and Université d'Aix-Marseille.


Colombia

Projects

Within: Projects

Gómez-Pinzón Abogados (GPA) is strongly recommended for its integral analysis of complex infrastructure projects, such as Bogota’s first metro line, in relation to which the team is advising Empresa Metro de Bogotá on day-to-day matters, in particular the revision of loan and concession agreements, licensing matters, procurement and operations. Jose Luis Suárez and senior associate Paola Larrahondo (director of projects), co-lead an 11-strong team, with senior associates Diana Bogotá and Juan Ucrós  also noted. Firm senior partners Ricardo Fandiño, Germán Villamil, Paula Samper and Patricia Arrázola all participate extensively in the sector, giving additional bench-depth. The practice was selected by the National Department of Planning, as part of a consortium with EY, to study the feasibility of a PPP project for the implementation of a 100% electric bus transportation system on the islands of San Andrés and Providencia in the Caribbean. Other clients include Ashmore Management, Covipacífico, Autopista Río Magdalena and Hydroglobal.

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