Perspectiva General

Carlos Hernán Godoy founded Godoy Córdoba Abogados over 25 years ago and chairs its Labor Law, Collective Bargaining, and Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Groups.

Carlos is regularly invited to speak on current topics in labor law and social security by the most prominent professional associations in Colombia, such as Asociación De Gestión Humana (ACRIP), The Colombian- American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM),  Colegio de Abogados, Asociación Nacional de Empresarios de Colombia (ANDI), among others.

Carlos has been a professor of law at the Universidad Javeriana for 32 years and has taught at other universities, including Universidad de los Andes, Universidad del Rosario, and the Universidad de la Sabana.

Afiliaciones Profesionales y Comunitarias

Former Governor

Colegio de Abogados Laborales


International Bar Association


American Bar Association


Labor Committee

Asociación Colombiana de Gestión Humana (ACRIP)


Labor Committee

Asociación Nacional de Empresarios de Colombia (ANDI)

Member, Editorial Board

Labor Bulletin, Legis Editores S.A.


Recommended Lawyer

Latin American Corporate Counsel Association


Named, Best Lawyers in Colombia

2014 and 2015

Named, Labour and Employment

Chambers Latin America


Named, Leading Lawyer in Colombia

Legal 500 Latin America

2012-2013, 2015-2016

Named, International Who's Who of Management Labour and Employment Lawyers

Who's Who Legal

2013, 2015

Named, Labor & Employment in Colombia

Best Lawyers

2012 and 2013

LACCA Approved, Labour

Latin America Corporate Counsel Association


LACCA Approved, Labour, Thought Leader

Latin America Corporate Counsel Association



  • Law Degree, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia, 1979


  • Español

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