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Brigard Urrutia

Carlos Umaña Trujillo

Bogotá, Colombia Latin America Guide 2022 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : ProjectsCorporate/M&APublic Law
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Projects - Colombia

Band 3

Managing partner Carlos Umaña Trujillo comes highly recommended by the market, with one observer reporting: "He is well known for his experience in the projects arena. He is an intelligent and capable lawyer with very good client service." A different interviewee singles him out for his activity in the infrastructure sector, while another points to his additional expertise in public law.
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Corporate/M&A - Colombia

Band 5

Managing partner Carlos Umaña Trujillo continues to garner praise from market observers for being "a longstanding reference in the Colombian corporate arena."
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Public Law - Colombia

Band 3

Managing partner Carlos Umaña Trujillo is endorsed by an interviewee for being "a dynamic professional who offers high-quality work." They also value that "Carlos Umaña Trujillo is always able to give us a solution, even when we are facing very complicated situations."
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Practice Areas

Public Law; Infrastructure and Public Utilities; Environment and Sustainable Business; Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency; Natural Resources; Insurance and Reinsurance

Career

Managing partner of Brigard Urrutia since 2012 and partner since 1990, with more than 30 years of experience. He splits his time between several practice areas and is particularly commended for his knowledge in infrastructure, public procurement, utility law and natural resources law.

Per Chambers and Partners, Mr. Umaña is highly renowned for his expertise as a “skilled negotiator” and “praised for his experience and sharp technical knowledge”.

Mr. Umaña graduated from the Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario and holds a Master’s degree in Comparative Jurisprudence from New York University School of Law, which he obtained in 1985.

Recognized in Corporate/M&A, Public Law and Projects by Chambers & Partners Latin America- 2016 and in Corporate M&A in Chambers and Partners Global 2017.

Professional Memberships

IBA, LEX MUNDI, ANDI

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Carlos Umaña Trujillo

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Calle 70 BIS, #4 - 41

PO Box 23981

Bogotá

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Colombia

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