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Pinilla Gonzalez & Prieto Abogados continues to consolidate its leadership in the practice of urban and real estate law in the legal services market in Colombia but has also made important achievements in other areas such as environmental, corporate and M&A, tax, conflict resolution and litigation and public law, offering high-quality knowledge and services to important natural and legal persons of great importance in the business world inside the country and abroad. The excellent performance of the firm's legal and technical team in the last year has not only translated into high levels of satisfaction among its clients but has also allowed growth in the number of partners at the firm, going from six to ten, and also in the number of lawyers, going from 45 to 65. Recently Angela Caicedo and Martha Rico were named as new partners in the area of urban and real estate law. Also, Camilo Baracaldo was named in the area of conflict resolution and litigation, with Julian Rojas becoming partner in the area of corporate and M&A.

Areas of practice

Urban planning and real estate: the firm keeps and consolidates an undisputed leadership in this practice, headed by Juan Manuel Gonzalez, Angela Caicedo and Martha Rico, considered number one by Chambers & Partners in the legal services market in Colombia. A highly skilled team of professionals in different disciplines provides advice and accompaniment for the design and development of urban and real estate projects throughout the national territory.

Corporate, civil and commercial: it is one of the practices that has been gaining significant ground in the last year thanks to the arrival of new clients and its excellent results. The team, headed by Felipe Pinilla and Julian Rojas, specializes in the design and implementation of companies and investment vehicles.

Conflict resolution and litigation: under the leadership of two experienced lawyers, Felipe Pinilla and Camilo Baracaldo, the firm has been able to successfully defend the interests of important clients focusing on litigation prevention, but at the same time showing great knowledge that has allowed it to obtain favorable decisions from judicial courts. The team specializes in the accompaniment and representation of natural and legal persons in all kinds of processes and judicial and arbitral litigation.

Taxes, fees and contributions: the prestige and leadership of such a young and dynamic partner as Camilo Caycedo, together with the vast experience of Felipe Pinilla, positioned this practice with enormous success during the last year. This has been possible thanks to the top performance achieved by a team of experts in tax planning, with experience in all legal services related to taxes, fees and contributions.

Environmental and utilities: this is another top-performing area of the firm thanks to the broad experience of Natalia N??ez in corporate, environmental law and sustainability in business groups and law firms with presence in Colombia and Latin America. The team offers complete advisory in environmental law for the development of activities and projects in which natural resources must be protected.

State contracting: it is currently one of the most dynamic sectors in Colombia thanks to the construction of infrastructure through public-private partnerships. The team, headed by David Garzon, provides advice and accompaniment for businesses in state contracting processes.

  • Partners
  • 10
  • Other fee-earners: 55
  • Total staff: 95

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