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Posse Herrera Ruiz
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution


Daniel Posse is a founding partner of Posse Herrera Ruiz and leads the ADR and litigation practice area. He specializes in dispute resolution, having participated in international and local arbitrations.


As a dispute resolution expert, he has acted as attorney and arbitrator in numerous national and international arbitration proceedings. For over twenty-five years he has handled more than 3,000 lawsuits.

He is member of the Colombian Arbitration Committee, the ALARB Committee of Relations with State Entities and Colombian Institute of Procedural Law. He is a registered arbitrator in the Bogotá Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Centre, Asomagister and the Arbitration Center of the Colombian Superintendency of Corporations.

He has a JD from Universidad Javeriana. 


He speaks Spanish and English.


• Pontificia Universidad Javeriana J.D., 1985 Bogota, Colombia

Lawyer Rankings

Colombia > Dispute resolution > Litigation

(Leading individuals)

Daniel PossePosse Herrera Ruiz

According to clients, Posse Herrera Ruiz is distinguished through its partner dedication, depth of quality and comprehensive support of the full-service firm’s other departments. Fielding three expert partners, the 17-strong practice is led by founding partner Daniel Posse, a reputed litigator and arbitrator, and Carolina Posada, who also has extensive experience at all levels of civil and administrative courts, where she advises clients from a diverse range of industries. Pablo Enrique Sierra specialises in collection actions, constitutional actions, regulation and damage estimation, contractual liability, and tort matters. In a key highlight the three partners teamed up to represent Bancolombia in an action to nullify an arbitration tribunal ruling regarding the financing for the construction of a toll road. Senior associate Juan Pablo Bonilla brings relevant support; however, former head of the public law practice, María Lucía Posada who also acted on contentious matters, left the firm in July 2020. Since publication Bonilla has been raised to the partnership (effective: April 2021).

Colombia > Dispute resolution > Arbitration

(Leading individuals)

Daniel PossePosse Herrera Ruiz

Posse Herrera Ruiz renders advice on a steady stream of domestic and international arbitration, as well as remedial advice, to national and international clients from diverse sectors.  Well known litigator and practice head Daniel Posse also has noteworthy experience in domestic and international arbitration, as both arbitrator and party counsel. Posse’s recent caseload includes successfully leading representation of Constructora Ariguani in a $42m cases against Conalvías. Lauded for the effectiveness of her strategies, fellow co-head Carolina Posada recently advised EP Steel Trading on obtaining precautionary measures prior to an international arbitration tribunal to be held in Hong Kong; she also has extensive arbitral experience in the Chambers of Commerce of Bogotá, Cali and Medellín. Senior associate Estefanía Ponce, who returned to the firm after some five years in mid-2019, has extensive experience in commercial and investment arbitration; triple-qualified (Colombia, New York, Paris), she also has experience as an administrative secretary in arbitral tribunals under ICC and UNCITRAL rules. However, former head of the public law team, María Lucía Posada, who was also active in arbitral matters, left the firm as of July 2020.