Mrs Laura Castaño Echeverri > Tamayo Jaramillo & Asociados > Medellin, Colombia > Lawyer Profile

Tamayo Jaramillo & Asociados
CARRERA 43, NO 36-39 ED CENTRO 2000
OFICINA 406
MEDELLIN
Colombia

Work Department

Mrs. Laura Castaño Echeverri works in the following Departments of the firm: Transportation Law, Dispute Resolution and Insurance.

In the Department of Transportation Law her work unit is compossed of the following partners and associates: Margarita Rosa Jaramillo Cossio (partner), Daniel Ossa Gómez (partner), María Luisa Trujillo Gómez (associate), Luis David Pérez Muñoz (associate), Daniel Bedoya Maya (associate) and Ricardo Machado Ángel (associate). 


In the Department of Dispute Resolution her work unit is compossed of the following partners and associates: Carlos Andrés González Galvis (partner), Luis Miguel Gómez Gómez  (partner), Margarita Rosa Jaramillo Cossio (partner), Daniel Bedoya Maya (associate) and María Luisa Trujillo Gómez (associate).

In the Department of Insurance her work unit is compossed of the following associates and partners: Carlos Andrés González (partner), Daniel Ossa Gómez (partner) Daniel Bedoya Maya (associate), Juliana Gómez Londoño (associate) and Carolina de la Torre Ávila (associate).

Position

Mrs. Laura Castaño Echeverri has worked in the firm since 2014 as an associate. However in October, 2020, she became a firm´s partner.

Her main areas of practice are Transportation LawDispute Resolution and Insurance.

Career

Mrs. Castaño Echeverri has a master’s degree in private law from the University Jean Moulin Lyon 3 (France), a specialization studies in contract law and 12 years of experience in litigation and consulting in civil liability, insurance, and contract law.

She has worked in the firm since 2014 as an associate. However, in October, 2020, she became a firm´s partner.

Lecturer in Colombian Universities in civil liability and contracts courses. She was nominated and recognized in previous years as an outstanding lawyer under the modality partner: next generation.

Mrs. Laura Castaño Echeverri is noted for her skill in high impact litigation. She has achieved important successes representing her clients before judicial and arbitral courts. Her great performance in medical liability processes is highlighted, in which she has represented medical institutions, health professionals and their insurers. 

 

Languages

English, Spanish and French.

Education

Mrs. Castaño Echeverri has a master’s degree in private law from the University Jean Moulin Lyon 3 (France), a specialization studies in contract law and 12 years of experience in litigation and consulting in civil liability, insurance, and contract law.

Leisure

Mrs. Castaño Echeverri main leisure activities are practicing kundalini yoga, meditation, singing in the Macondo choir as a soprano and reading.

Lawyer Rankings

Colombia > City focus > Medellín

‘A group of very well-prepared professionals‘, nationally renowned boutique Tamayo Jaramillo & Asociados provides a ‘personalised service, without immersing itself in the bureaucracy of some of the big law firms‘, according to satisfied clients. From dual offices in Medellín — which remains its headquarters — and Bogotá, the firm specialises in advising on the full range of insurance work, with its civil liability expertise among the best in the country. The team is most recognised for its dispute resolution prowess, which spans claims related to accidents, environmental contamination, product liability, medical malpractice, constructor liability and others; it also advises on regulatory matters. Highly regarded founding partner and former Supreme Court judge Javier Tamayo Jaramillo is sought after for his top-level insurance expertise; he recently acted alongside civil and state liability specialist Daniel Ossa Gómez to represent Emgesa in bringing national arbitration proceedings against Grupo ICT II and OHL Colombia seeking compensation for damages and loss of profits caused by the allegedly defective construction of the El Quimbo Hydroelectric Project. The group also includes Laura Castaño Echeverri , who is noted for complex litigation; Carlos Andres Gonzales Galvís, who focuses on insurance and risk analysis; Luis Miguel Gómez, who advises on dispute resolution; and Margarita Rosa Jaramillo, who handles liability and insurance.

Colombia > Dispute resolution > Litigation

(Next Generation Partners)

Laura Castaño EcheverriTamayo Jaramillo & Asociados

A ‘group of very well-prepared professionals‘, Tamayo Jaramillo & Asociados‘ litigation team strikes the right note with sources for its ‘very holistic management of litigation issues‘. As an insurance-driven boutique, the group has a focus on civil liability disputes and satisfied clients say that its specialist knowledge in this field marks it ‘as one of the best firms in this area in the country‘, with contractual non-compliance, environmental contamination, product liability and constructor liability all among its strong suits. Javier Tamayo Jaramillo is commended for his ‘in-depth understanding of complex aspects of Colombian law‘ and is widely considered a leading authority on civil and medical liability. Other key partners include contract and civil law specialist Laura Castaño Echeverri — who co-heads the department alongside Tamayo Jaramillo; the ‘practical and commercialDaniel Ossa Gómez, risk analysis partner Carlos Andrés González and Luis Miguel Gómez, who is well versed in both litigation and arbitration proceedings. At associate level, Daniel Bedoya and Luis David Pérez are well-primed to provide support in civil liability cases.

Colombia > Insurance

Tamayo Jaramillo & Asociados garners plaudits for its ‘extensive knowledge of insurance law and liability issues’ as well as for its ‘great client-service attitude‘. As an insurance boutique, the firm brings to bear extensive knowledge in all core areas of the sphere, with a keen focus on dispute resolution. Key names include seasoned expert Javier Tamayo Jaramillo, who is particularly recognised for his expertise in civil and medical liability. The group also includes risk analysis specialist Carlos Andres Gonzales Galvís, Daniel Ossa Gómez, whose practice has an emphasis on civil and state liability and fiscal liability, and Laura Castaño Echeverri, who is noted for transportation-related work.