Isabella Herrera > OlarteMoure > Bogota, Colombia > Lawyer Profile

OlarteMoure
CARRERA 5 N° 34-03
BOGOTÁ 110311
Colombia

Work Department

Competition

Position

Head of Cali. Areas of practice: Unfair Competition, Antitrust, Trademarks and Consumer Protection.

Career

Isabella was born in Cali, Colombia. She obtained her law degree at Colegio Mayor Nuestra Señora Del Rosario (Bogotá, Colombia) and started her career at the Colombia´s Supreme Court of Justice. In 2016, she earned her graduate diploma on Corporate Law at Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia). Recently, she obtained the certification of the Program on Negotiation – PON – at Harvard Law School (Boston, USA).

She joined OlarteMoure in 2012 where she has handled cases related to trademarks, copyright, consumer protection, competition and corporate law. In 2014 she joined one of the largest consumer goods companies in Colombia with presence all over Latin America as an in-house secondment lawyer. Once her labor with the company finished, she reassumed her labors with the firm as Competition Law Coordinator, leading the activities and efforts in consulting and litigation in this area. She still handles trademarks, copyright, innovation, protection and technology transfer and litigation matters when related to Antitrust or Unfair Competition.

Her professional activity is enhanced by teaching the assignment of Introduction to Civil Law at her alma mater.

Languages

English and Spanish

Education

Isabella obtained her law degree at Colegio Mayor Nuestra Señora Del Rosario (Bogotá, Colombia) and started her career at the Colombia´s Supreme Court of Justice. In 2016, she earned her graduate diploma on Corporate Law at Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia). Recently, she obtained the certification of the Program on Negotiation – PON – at Harvard Law School (Boston, USA).

Lawyer Rankings

Colombia > Competition and antitrust

Best known for its firepower in the patent-field for life sciences and pharmaceutical companies across Latin America, OlarteMoure actually has a wider sector expertise, advising an array of national and multinationals, in particular of the food and drinks sector. The 17-strong group is led by Juan G Moure, a former deputy superintendent of industrial property matters and competition at the SIC. Fellow co-heads Juan Felipe Acosta (who was named partner in June 2020), and senior associate Isabella Herrera, direct the litigation and coordinate the competition area, respectively. The group handles the full array of competition and antitrust matters, and is well versed in merger reviews, investigations and unfair competition litigation, as well as in risk assessment and prevention.