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Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

Public Law

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What the team is known for

Noted full-service firm with an established public law offering. Routinely found assisting clients active in port services, industrial manufacturing and construction. Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría provides counsel on public procurement matters, including concession contracts. Know-how further extends to administrative litigation, representing key infrastructure clients. China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation, AENA and Banco Agrario de Colombia are among the firm's new client wins.

Strengths

"Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría has a very good idea of its recommendations and is clear when advising on administrative law issues," a client says, adding: "The level of commitment they show their clients is significant. Representing clients before the state is not easy and they do it very well."

Work highlights

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría assisted Banco Agrario de Colombia with its public bidding process for a Single and Biometrics Folder.

Notable practitioners

Jorge Di Terlizzi boasts notable experience advising clients on issues relating to public bidding processes. "Jorge Di Terlizzi has handled a number of high-profile constitutional matters," an interviewee reports. Commentators also single him out for his leading projects practice in Colombia.

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Overview

The Public Law practice area serves a wide range of clients both public and private sector, advising them and giving support in transactional and regulatory issues as in contentious and judicial matters related to Public Law and regulatory matters in general.

Our department advises clients directly and also supports other practice areas of the Firm, as might be required in addressing Public Law related aspects arising in connection with advice given from other specialty areas.

Thus, due to its vast experience, the fim´s Public Law area has been recognized nationally and internationally as a leader in its practice area, standing out in counseling in different areas, such as:

  • Constitutional Law (constitutional actions and control of constitutionality);
  • Administrative Law (special administrative proceeding and before the administrative jurisdiction);  
  • Public Procurement (pre contractual or during the bidding process and contractual);
  • Administrative Complaints  (administrative sanctions and fines);
  • Advice on preparation of Bills, regulatory frameworks and other policy instruments.

The area also provides regulatory support on various Public Law related issues, such as:

  • Customs Law
  • Water Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Concessions Law
  • Electricity Law
  • Maritime Law
  • Sanitary Law
  • Telecommunications Law
  • Public/Governmental Enterprises
  • Infrastructure and Projects
  • Urbanism

Members

Di Terlizzi, Jorge (Head of Department)

Clients

BBRAUN MEDICAL S.A.

Celsia Group

Cochlear Latinoamérica S.A.

Indenova Sucursal de Colombia

Koninklijke Vopak N.V.

Naviera Central S.A.

Redflex Traffic Systems

SAP Colombia S.A.S.

SIEMENS S.A.

Sociedad Aeroportuaria de la Cosa S.A. – SACSA

Sociedad Interamericana de Aguas y Servicios - INASSA

Sociedad Portuaria del Norte S.A.

Sociedad Portuaria Regional de Cartagena S.A.

Sociedad Portuaria Regional de Santa Marta

Terminal Link / CMA- CGM

Transportadora de Gas Internacional S.A. E.S.P.

Vinci Airports International

WSP Parsons Brinkerhoff

Zenith Energy

Industries

Aerospace & Defence

Charities / Not for Profit

Construction & Materials

Energy

Government

Mining & Metals

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Real Estate

Retail

Telecommunications

Transportation

Utilities

Public Law

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

firm
Location

Carrera 9 No 74-08

Oficina 105

Bogotá

Capital District

Colombia

76600

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Colombia

Public Law


Jorge Di Terlizzi
Band 4