Diego Cardona > Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría > Bogota, Colombia > Lawyer Profile

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
CARRERA 9 74-08

Work Department

Competition, TMT (Technology, Media and Telecommunications)




Partner at PPU expert in Competition and TMT. His professional practice focuses on antitrust, unfair competition and consumer protection law. He has several years of experience advising local and international companies in complex merger control procedures and has acted in some of the most important competition cases in Colombia. Diego has also participated in various administrative procedures and judicial actions regarding antitrust law, unfair competition and international trade.​ Distinguished by Whos Who Legal as “Thought Leader” in Competition 2022.


Spanish, English


Diego has a Law Degree from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (2003), a Post – graduate degree in Financial Law from Universidad de los Andes (2005) and LLM from University of Chicago (2011).

Lawyer Rankings

Colombia > Competition and antitrust

(Leading individuals)

Diego CardonaPhilippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

Covering the waterfront on competition matters, Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría draws on the wider firm’s full-service offering to advise on advisory and compliance matters, through to administrative procedures and merger reviews. The firm’s activity in the latter sphere is particularly notable and it is routinely engaged by major domestic and multinational corporations to advise on headline-grabbing transactions. Department head Diego Cardona is well versed in both transactional and contentious antitrust issues; he recently led the group’s representation of Arthur G. Gallagher & Co on the merger control aspects of its $3.2bn acquisition of the treaty reinsurance business of Willis Towers Watson. Associate Federica Del Llano left to study in Berlin in June 2021.

Colombia > TMT

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría‘s TMT offering is noted for its experience in providing ongoing regulatory and compliance advice to local and multinational media and technology companies. The firm also advises TMT clients on IP and corporate transactions. Department head Diego Cardona is a regulatory specialist and handles data protection matters.