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International trade and customs - ranked: tier 2

Osman & Rodriguez Abogados

Boutique Osman & Rodriguez Abogados climbs in the rankings on the back of excellent feedback from market sources, which highlight the depth of its specialisation in ‘custom and exchange matters’, ‘timely responses’ and ‘positive disposition’. Recommended founding partner Carlos AndrĂ©s RodrĂ­guez heads the practice, which recently represented a pharmaceutical company in a customs litigation case against the National Tax and Customs Office regarding tariff, import duties and VAT matters related to its past importation of devices used in blood and cancer diagnosis. Also in the pharma sector, the team has been representing a client before the customs authority and the operator-user of a free trade zone, regarding the resignation of the free trade zone agreement qualification. Regular clients include Bravo Petroleum Logistics, Promotora Minera Global and Gunvor.

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Tax - ranked: tier 4

Osman & Rodriguez Abogados

Boutique firm Osman & Rodriguez Abogados provides local and foreign companies across all industries, with tax consultancy services regarding national and subnational taxes, tax planning, cross-border transactions, estate planning, tax treaty network matters, due diligence, litigation and refunds. Pedro Pablo Osman heads the practice, which also specialises in international trade and customs matters. Recent mandates saw the team give tax and legal advice to a leading micro-finance entity in relation to its restructuring, and assist a construction sector company with the incorporation of a real estate investment structure located both in Colombia and abroad. Other 2018 highlights included the restructuring of a group of companies involved in the real estate and agricultural sectors. Cliets include Gunvor Colombia, DSV Air & Sea, Evolution Fitness Corporation and RB Deco, a subsidiary of Roche Bobois.

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