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Brigard Urrutia

CALLE 70A #4-41, BOGOTA, COLOMBIA
Tel:
Work +57 1 346 2011
Email:
Web:
www.bu.com.co
Bogota, Cali
Brigard Urrutia, Claudia Navarro, Bogota, COLOMBIA

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Claudia Navarro

Tel:
Work (+57 1) 346 2011 Ext 8313
Email:
Brigard Urrutia

Work Department

Infrastructure and Public Utilities

Position

Director

Career

Ms. Navarro joined the firm in 2010 and is the Director of the Infrastructure and Public Utilities Practice Group. She has advised many companies along the different activities of the energy sector using conventional and non-conventional sources, as well as natural gas. Among others, Claudia has wide experience in contract’s structuring, including but not limited to, BOOMT, PPAs and connection agreements and all matters related to electricity retail and natural gas production. 

She is an expert in regulation of the electric energy and natural gas services and she has been recognized as a distinguished attorney by various sectorial associations such as: ANDESCO, ACOLGEN, ASOCODIS, and ANDI. She has actively participated in the process of consolidation and recognition of the Infrastructure, Energy and Natural Gas practice, accomplishing to position it in national and foreign market.

Languages

English

Member

She is member of Cámara Colombiana de Infraestructura

Education

Lawyer from Universidad Santo Tomás. She holds a postgraduate degree in Public Management and Administrative Institutions from Universidad de los Andes and in Law – Business Relationships from Universidad Externado de Colombia. She also holds an LL.M from Centro de Estudios Políticos y Constitucionales and a S.J.D.  “The Law in Its Historical Positive Dimension” from Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.


Colombia

Projects

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Claudia Navarro - Brigard & Urrutia

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Brigard & Urrutia is recognized for providing legal advice to both national and international banks and investors in the development of complex and breakthrough infrastructure projects. Carlos Uma√Īa, Manuel Quinche, Carlos Urrutia and Carlos Fradique-M√©ndez co-lead the 25-strong practice, which acted as local counsel to the lenders on the Concesi√≥n Autopista Conexi√≥n Pac√≠fico 2 toll-road project, comprising the development, design, construction, improvement, rehabilitation, operation, and maintenance of the toll-road and its ancillary facilities; the advice included the structuring of the local security interest package and the review, drafting and negotiation of the Colombian law documents. Other highlights in 2017 included advising the Departamento Nacional de Planeaci√≥n with the structuring of a $266m public private partnership (PPP) for the construction and maintenance of educational infrastructure in the cities of Soacha and Ibagu√©. Ita√ļ Corpbanca, Goldman Sachs, International Development Bank, Credit Suisse and BBVA are among the team‚Äôs clients. Infrastructure and public utilities group director Claudia Navarro and associate Guillermo Tejeiro are also highlighted.

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