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Gustavo Osorio

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Durán & Osorio Abogados Asociados

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Financial aspects of the social security regime and Public Law.


Gustavo is specialist in diverse areas, such as Financial aspects of the social security regime, Public Law, Public Services, Economic Regulation of Public Services, Financial Law and Corporate Law. As partner of the firm has been in charge of public credit, social security and Budget matters. Gustavo in consultant of the Ministry of Finance, the IDB, the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF) and USAID-MIDAS, as well as other entities.


Lawyer of the areas of Industrial Property and Commercial Contracts at Bavaria S.A. (1990 – 1993); Counsel of the Economic Regulation Unit at the Ministerio de Hacienda y Crédito Público (1995 – 1997); Partner of D&O(1997 - today) Has been professor of law of methodology and legal hermeneutics, economic law, law economic analysis, economic elements of the constitution and public credit operations, multilateral credit contracts in Javeriana, Externado and Rosario Universities, among others.


Spanish, English and French.


Lawyer, Universidad de Antioquia (1990); Postgraduate studies in economic law, Universidad Externado de Colombia (1993); Postgraduate studies in legal instruments for the financing and private management of public works and services at the Institut International de Droit du Dévélopment, Rome, Italy (1996).


Gustavo enjoys cooking.


Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

With widely recognised expertise in the construction and operation of public services utilities, Durán & Osorio Abogados Asociados is experienced in special regulations regarding energy and natural resources. Jorge Gabriel Taboada and Gustavo Osorio lead the team, with Àlvaro Gasca a third key figure. The team is advising the Superintendence of Public Utilities with regard to the entire procedure of intervening in Electricaribe, one of the most important energy suppliers in the Caribbean Region, which was facing an imminent cessation of payments to suppliers. The team is also currently advising Empresa de Energía de Bogotá (EEB) on developing a proposal for an analysis of all the projects under execution in the energy sector, and specifically those involving energy transmission. The team is also acting as a business strategies advisor to EEDAS, CEDELCA and DISPAC.

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