Firm Profile > Ustáriz & Abogados Estudio Jurídico > Bogota, Colombia

Ustáriz & Abogados Estudio Jurídico
CARRERA 11A # 96-51
BOGOTA
Colombia

Litigation Tier 4

A new entry to the ranking, market sources highlight Ustáriz & Abogados Estudio Jurídico’s strengths, particularly in financial matters and disputes related with credit issues, consumer protection actions and defending retail clients before the financial regulator. Led by Luis Humberto Ustáriz (‘very experienced and with vast knowledge in diverse matters such as derivatives, letters of credits and arbitration’), the seven-strong practice represented Consorcio Beta Oil in a contractual dispute with Ecopetrol seeking judicial liquidation of the contract and indemnity for seizures. Clients include Banco Davivienda, Compañia Mundial de Seguros and BBVA Seguros de Vida.

Banking and finance Tier 5

Praised for its ‘specialised knowledge in capital and stock market’ matters, Ustáriz & Abogados Estudio Jurídico is recognised for its strength in the negotiation of derivative and structured products, including the negotiation of ISDA and CSA contracts, and is also noted for its advice on regulatory compliance issues. A former legal vice-president of Central de Seguros (now QBE Seguros), Luis Humberto Ustáriz is ‘always available’; he co-leads the eight-strong team in conjunction with José Federico Ustáriz. Recent matters saw the team provide advice on regulatory compliance issues to stockbroker BBVA Valores Colombia, and undertake a regulatory audit of the customer service system for stockbroker Old Mutual Valores.

Attorneys Luis Humberto Ustáriz Gonzalez and Jose Federico Ustáriz Gonzalez, who have significant experience in legal advice to domestic and foreign companies, established Ustáriz & Abogados Estudio Jurídico in 2006.

The law firm was founded in the belief that a small group of responsible lawyers may provide legal services of the highest quality to customers. Therefore, the law firm provides personalized attention to its customers in order to meet their legal needs in a comprehensive, efficient and confidential manner

The firm’s team of partners and lawyers are graduates from the most prestigious universities in Colombia and many hold postgraduate law degrees on the major legal areas in Colombia and abroad. They have acquired extensive experience to deal competently with the practice areas in which the law firm practices.

The Firm is highly appreciated because of the wide experience of its partners and associates handling financial and capital markets issues as well as financial consumer protection and litigation cases.

Attorneys Luis Humberto Ustáriz Gonzalez and Jose Federico Ustáriz Gonzalez, who have significant experience in legal advice to domestic and foreign companies, established Ustáriz & Abogados Estudio Jurídico in 2006.

The law firm was founded in the belief that a small group of responsible lawyers may provide legal services of the highest quality to customers. Therefore, the law firm provides personalized attention to its customers in order to meet their legal needs in a comprehensive, efficient and confidential manner

The firm’s team of partners and lawyers are graduates from the most prestigious universities in Colombia and many hold postgraduate law degrees on the major legal areas in Colombia and abroad. They have acquired extensive experience to deal competently with the practice areas in which the law firm practices.

The Firm is highly appreciated because of the wide experience of its partners and associates handling financial and capital markets issues as well as financial consumer protection and litigation cases.

Department Name Email Telephone
Partner Luis Humberto Ustáriz ejustariz@ustarizabogados.com +57(1)6108161
Partner Jose Federico Ustáriz joseustariz@ustarizabogados.com +57(1)6108161
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Andrés Melo  photo Mr Andrés Melo Associate
Mrs Angela Restrepo  photo Mrs Angela Restrepo Associate
Mr Luis Humberto Ustáriz  photo Mr Luis Humberto Ustáriz Founding Partner
Mr Jose Federico Ustáriz  photo Mr Jose Federico Ustáriz Founding Partner
Mr Pablo Valencia  photo Mr Pablo Valencia Associate
Mr Dino Viola  photo Mr Dino Viola Director
Partners : 2
Associates : 4
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