Mr Héctor Otálora > Posse Herrera Ruiz > Bogota, Colombia > Lawyer Profile

Posse Herrera Ruiz
CRA 7 NO 71-52
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Work Department

Land Use, Urban Planning and Develpment


Héctor Otálorais an associate of Posse Herrera Ruiz. His professional practice focuses on Real Estate Law, Urban Planning and Agroindustry.


Héctor has more than 8 years of experience in issues related to urban law. Before joining Posse Herrera Ruiz, he was a contractor lawyer for Ecopetrol S.A. and senior legal researcher for the Regional Chamber of Construction of Bogotá and Cundinamarca (Camacol).


He speaks Spanish and English.


  • Universidad del Rosario, Specialization in Environmental Law, 2015. Bogotá, Colombia
  • Universidad del Rosario, Specialization in Urban Law, 2012. Bogotá, Colombia
  • Universidad Santo Tomás, Lawyer, 2009. Bogotá, Colombia

Lawyer Rankings

Colombia > Real estate

(Rising stars)

Héctor OtáloraPosse Herrera Ruiz

Posse Herrera Ruizdemonstrates infinite patience and seeks the best way to reconcile difficulties’, according to sources. Routinely working alongside other teams from across the firm, including corporate, environmental law and energy, the real estate practice’s broad focus encompasses traditional real estate, agroindustry and forestry law, as well as energy and infrastructure projects. Department head Andrés Montoya advises domestic and multinational clients on a mix of transactional, project development, and contentious work; he recently advised Phoenix Tower International on the acquisition of 628 rooftop sites from Colombia Telecomunicaciones. Other key contacts include Alejandro Turbay, who leads the urban planning and zoning regulation team, and talented associate Héctor Otálora.