Castro Leiva Rendón

Public Law Department

Colombia
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What the team is known for Respected public law team assisting clients with procurement mandates across port services and public transportation, including advising on novel structures for bike sharing schemes. Know-how further extends to tender bidding procedures. Well placed to provide audits on the performance of concession contracts and projects, as well as representing clients in administrative litigation. Grupo SI 18 and Autopistas Urabá are new client wins.

Strengths An interviewee remarks that "the team is very active in the public sector," while a client goes on to highlight "their availability and mastery of public law" as key strengths.

Work highlights Assisted a number of clients, including Sistema Integrado de Provisión de Flota Si2018, with their bid to provide and operate buses for the Transmilenio bus routes.

Notable practitioners

José Ignacio Leiva co-leads the department and is well regarded by a client as "he demonstrates extensive knowledge of the matters, is highly responsive and offers solutions to the problems raised." Interviewees further say: "José is very knowledgeable of port matters and has represented us well before the Ministry of Transport."