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Cavelier Abogados

Life Sciences

2 ranked lawyersBand 2ColombiaLatin America 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Distinguished team with a dynamic life sciences practice. Stands out for advising clients active in the agricultural arena, including cannabis, coffee and animal feed companies, as well as international pharmaceutical groups. Experienced handling the registration of equipment, medical marijuana and pharmaceuticals before the competent authorities. Know-how extends to patent prosecution and protection. Bimbo, Boehringer Animal Health Unit and Asili are new clients.

Strengths

"I feel completely secure in all the regulatory aspects of the work," a client reports, going on to add: "Their advice is clear and very effective. I am totally satisfied with them."

Work highlights

Successfully represented Aphria before the Asociación Colombiana de Industrias del Cannabis (Asocolanna) and INVIMA, requesting authorisation to use cannabis for medical purposes.

Notable practitioners

One client highlights her "knowledge of Colombian regulation" as up-and-coming individual Adriana Durán 's main strength, highlighting that "she is very efficient, has a very practical style and provides peace of mind."Durán is co-head of department.

Department co-head Andrés Rincón is well regarded by an interviewee who praises his "great initiative," further highlighting: "I think he is a very complete lawyer, both technically and strategically." Rincón handles patent matters for pharmaceutical clients, research institutions and coffee producers.

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Colombia

Life Sciences


Adriana Durán
Up and Coming
Andrés Rincón
Band 4