Partner Profile

Hernando Padilla

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia)


LL 250


Practice areas: Private equity, banking, finance and capital markets and corporate M&A.

Career: Expert in capital markets and mergers and acquisitions. He represents a variety of local and foreign clients in mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, private equity and other corporate matters in Colombia and the United States. Among many others, he has represented Platinum Equity Partners, Tecnoglass, Grupo Energía de Bogotá and General Atlantic. Mr Padilla is also a member of the Finance Practice where he has advised international underwriters in multiple bond issues including TPL, BBVA, Promigas and Ecopetrol as well as sponsors and financial institutions in the financing of 4G road projects.

Professional memberships: New York Bar.

Education: Lawyer, Universidad de los Andes (1997). Postgraduate degree in international corporate law, Universidad de los Andes (1997). LLM, Northwestern University School of Law (1999). Certificate of Management, Kellogg School of Management (1999).

Languages: Spanish, English and French.

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