Adriana Posada

A&C LEGAL is a Law Firm incorporated in Bogotá, Colombia in 2009, as a solution for organizations that require high quality legal services, and also paralegal support at a reasonable cost, provided with opportunity, with qualified staff always available.

A&C LEGAL commitment is to minimize the risk inherent in the operations of its clients and assist with the implementation of safe practices for the benefit of the shareholders, employees and the community in general. The Firm is also committed to the integral development of its employees; whose purpose and focus is costumer service.

Under the BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) model, A&C LEGAL functions as a law firm in the Client’s offices, for which a team of lawyers and paralegals is assigned to attend, in an integral manner, the day-to-day legal requirements of the clients, in areas such as corporate, contractual, commercial, labor, administrative, litigation, and policy and procedure support. The Firm also takes care of legal filing, answering of communications and procedures before different entities, and in general, of the administration of the legal area of the companies.

Firm Overview:

We are a solution for the requirement of legal services and paralegal support tailored to meet the needs of our clients, provided with opportunity and high quality, at a reasonable cost, with qualified personnel always available.

Our compromise is to minimize the inherent risks of your operations and to collaborate with the implementation of safe practices in benefit of your shareholders, collaborators and of the community in general.

We are also committed to the integral development of our collaborators; whose focus and purpose is to provide the best customer service.

Alfonso Reina

Alfonso Reina is our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in Colombia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Alfonso directly using the contact details listed above.

Alfonso advises financial institutions such as banks, credit unions, investment service providers, insurers, venture capital companies and their management companies on corporate transactions. He regularly advises investors and venture capital managers on incorporating and structuring venture capital companies, and advises venture capital companies on transactional issues.

He has participated in many transactions in Colombia and has extensive knowledge of the Latin American market.

Before joining Cuatrecasas, he worked for six years in the mergers and acquisitions practice of the law firm Baker & McKenzie, where he advised national and international clients on transactions in the industrial, service and real estate sectors, and participated in important management buyouts.

He regularly speaks at conferences and training courses on venture capital at various institutions, including the Spanish Association for Management Progress, iiR España and IFAES International Faculty for Executives.

Alfonso Reina has lectured on corporate law in postgraduate courses at ESADE Business & Law School in Barcelona.

Firm Overview:

Our team in Bogotá offers expert advice on different areas, including financing transactions, capital markets and mergers and acquisitions, as well as planning, structuring and implementing infrastructure and energy projects.

Our lawyers also advise on dispute resolution, handling national and international arbitration, civil law matters and judicial reviews, as well as administrative procedures before the different supervisory bodies in Colombia.

Our transactions and project groups have the support of lawyers who are experienced in all the areas required to advice on corporate, tax, environmental, labour, insurance, foreign exchange, foreign trade, compliance, corporate governance and real estate matters, as well as on regulatory issues for specific industries.

Juan Pablo Triana Soto

Juan Pablo Triana Soto is our exclusively recommended Tax Services expert in Colombia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Juan Pablo directly using the contact details listed above.

Bogotá is Colombia’s sprawling, high-altitude capital. La Candelaria, its cobblestoned centre, features colonial-era landmarks like the neoclassical performance hall Teatro Colón and the 17th-century Iglesia de San Francisco. It’s also home to popular museums including the Museo Botero, showcasing Fernando Botero’s art, and the Museo del Oro, displaying pre-Columbian gold pieces.

The Firm is best known for its prompt and accurate legal advice and assistance to its clients. The departments are very well integrated with each other, which guarantee an integrated assessment of any issue.

We are among the most recognised firms in the country for entertainment, advertising, franchising and licensing business endeavours, intellectual property matters and litigation.

From our involvement on copyright, trademark and litigation matters we have developed a strong practice on advertising law that focus on compliance with consumer protection statutes and third parties rights.

We advise the most important credit card brands and companies involved in cutting edge technology and social media demanding high standards of legal counsel.

From our IP expertise and contractual background, we have helped foreign and local companies implement franchise operations in our country that take advantage of the current propitious business climate.

Its founding partners are Fernando Triana, Juan Carlos Uribe, Juan Pablo Triana and Laura Michelsen. Laura Michelsen acts currently as of counsel.