Vitelio Mejía Ortiz has over 40 years of experience as a litigation attorney. He has practised in both civil and corporate litigation as well as in administrative law. He has participated in many important concession projects and tenders, either as counsel to licensor government agencies or advising private concessionaires. He has also advised clients in structured financing of infrastructure projects and in the transferring of concession rights. He is a recognised expert in the field of air transport and aviation law.
Vitelio has been a member of the board of directors of several important companies in the aviation, real estate, tourism, and advertising and media industries. Additionally, he has participated in the drafting and formulation of laws for the tourism and aviation sectors.
In 1999, he was awarded the Gold Medal by the Latin American Association of Air Space Law (ALADA), highest award conferred by this prestigious organisation.