Brigard Urrutia has been Colombia’s leading firm for more than 80 years. It provides legal advice and assistance in all relevant areas of business law and representation in a wide range of matters, including transactional, non-transactional, litigation and dispute resolution advice. All of its partners and associates are fluent in at least one language other than Spanish and many of them are admitted to practice in foreign jurisdictions (most notably in the state of New York). The firm’s lawyers are graduates from the top universities in Colombia and law schools located in the United States and Europe.
The firm has an extensive record as a supplier of first rate legal services to a global clientele formed by industrial, commercial and service companies, banks and other financial institutions, private equity funds, insurance companies, as well as national and foreign government agencies and companies. The team is composed of 19 partners, three of whom are devoted to intellectual property, 140 associates, as well as an administrative staff of more than 110 members. Brigard Castro is the associate firm of Brigard Urrutia for intellectual property matters.
Brigard Urrutia is an active member of Lex Mundi, Pacific Rim Advisory Council, World Services Group and Club de Abogados, through which its clients have access to the expertise of more than 400 top law firms in virtually every jurisdiction of the world.
Each of Brigard Urrutia’s practice areas is highly regarded and several of its partners and practice groups consistently rank in the top tiers of the most important global law firm rankings.
Areas of practice
- Antitrust and competition law
- banking and financial services
- capital markets, securities and private equity
- corporate M&A
- customs and international trade
- forex, derivatives and structured finance/compliance
- infrastructure and public utilities
- insurance and reinsurance
- intellectual property
- labour and employment
- litigation, arbitration and insolvency
- natural resources and environment
- real estate, urban regulation, hotels and agribusiness
- telecommunications, media and technology
- trust and estates.
Tel: +57 1 3462011 Ext. 8481Calle 70 A # 4-41
Tel: +57 1 3462011
Fax: +57 1 7422200 and +57 1 310 0609