About the Author
Felipe Cuberos is a lawyer at Philippi, Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría in the Colombia office. He joined the firm in 2000 and was made partner in 2008.
His legal practice focuses on corporate/M&A, dispute resolution and real estate. He acts as advisor specialised in commercial law (contracts and company law), and as arbitrator in commercial disputes. He represents various companies and advises them on structuring and implementing new businesses, joint ventures and other types of associations, having also participated in corporate reorganisations and insolvency proceedings. He has experience advising Colombian and international clients in corporate matters and foreign investments, and has actively participated in the M&A practice. In the last years he has advised corporate and M&A deals with particular (but not exclusive) focus on private equity clients (Advent International, Southern Bridge Capital, Riverwood Capital, among others) and in transactions involving large real estate assets for clients such as Equity International, Terranum or Southern Bridge Capital. He has broad experience in dispute resolutions related to complex distribution transactions and corporate matters, and has been extensively concentrated in the structuring of distribution and franchise networks in Colombia for clients such as Nestlé, Heineken, Tele Pizza, Burger King and others.