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Posse Herrera Ruiz

Dispute Resolution

3 ranked lawyersBand 1ColombiaGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Market-leading firm that maintains a front-running dispute resolution team, boasting significant experience representing clients in complex commercial litigation cases, as well as cross-border and domestic arbitration proceedings. Frequently retained by leading players in the infrastructure, energy and natural resources, and financial arenas to handle noteworthy and complex cases. Stellar team routinely deals with conflicts pertaining to breach of contract, especially in the construction arena. Also advises on shareholder disputes and contentious insolvency matters.

Notable practitioners

Dynamic department co-head Carolina Posada receives endorsement from impressed clients for her "extraordinary" conflict resolution abilities. They report: "Carolina combines knowledge of arbitration procedures with industry-specific considerations. You can tell that she researches what we do and how we work, which is of huge value," concluding: "She not only understands the legal aspects, but the business considerations of the case."

Co-head of department Daniel Posse is "always the best option to have on your side in a dispute resolution process: his strategies are always mind-blowing, and his win rate is as good as it gets," according to an enthusiastic client. Another interviewee remarks: "Daniel counts on many years of experience in litigation, great negotiation skills and the creativity to solve problems in the best possible way." In addition to a leading litigation practice, Posse regularly represents clients in arbitration proceedings.

Senior associate Estefania Ponce Durán is considered a foreign expert in both French and US law. She is qualified to practise in Colombia, New York and France and has previous work experience working at the Paris offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton. She also boasts experience having worked as a research assistant at New York University.

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Overview

Posse Herrera Ruiz has one of Colombia’s strongest dispute resolution practices, with trained and experienced lawyers, offering its clients service in all types of civil, commercial, and administrative litigation, before national and international courts.

The team has the ability and flexibility to handle cases in practically all areas of law, including contractual liability and torts with respect to private and public entities, insurance, class actions, collective actions, insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings, related to energy and natural resources, finance, competition law, infrastructure, environment, consumer law, public services, and constitutional actions, among others. 

The team is composed of 18 attorneys, including 4 partners and associates with an extraordinary experience, allowing us to handle complex cases.

The firm has successfully represented the interests of commercial banks, insurers, savings and loan institutions, investment banks, manufactures, utilities, distributors and service companies in a broad range of matters before national courts, as well as a large number of national and multinational companies in local and international arbitration.
 
Lawyers have acted as local counsel and Colombian law experts in litigation before U.S. Courts involving Colombian interests or matters.

Members
Clients

Archer Daniels Midland

BANCOLOMBIA

Blue Giant

Carcafé

CERRO MATOSO

Colsubsidio

Fuji Heavy Industries

Halliburton

Home Sentry

Impala

Industria Nacional de Gaseosas

LG

Nabors

Nov Colombia (part of National Oilwell Varco)

Omnilife

Omnilife

Reficar

Salini Impregilo

Syngenta

Industries

Banks & Financial Institutions

Chemicals

Consumer Products

Energy

Infrastructure

MIning

Oil & Gas

Retail

TMT

Dispute Resolution

Posse Herrera Ruiz

firm
Location

Carrera 7 No 71- 52

Torre A, Piso 5

Bogotá

Capital District

Colombia

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Colombia

Dispute Resolution


Carolina Posada
Band 2
Daniel Posse
Band 1
Estefania Ponce Durán
Foreign expert for France, Foreign expert for USA