About Littler Colombia

Our Colombia office is founded on 27 years of excellence in highly specialized legal advice in labor law, social security and corporate immigration law, and has been recognized by Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 as the leading Colombian firm in labor and employment law since the publication began ranking Colombian firms.

We provide legal services to national and multinational companies, including 18 of the top 100 companies in the country and 11 of the top 100 Fortune Global 500.

We have served as the legal labor advisor in Colombia for multinational companies which have undergone significant mergers, acquisitions, labor audits, collective bargains and litigations, as well as important corporate immigration projects in the oil, financial, pharmaceutical, and technology sectors, among others.

We are pioneers in the local market for our services in preventive consulting, offered from the moment we become acquainted with the needs of the human resources departments and their strategic role within the organizations. Our attorneys act as permanent consultants of our clients in day-to-day issues as well as in their strategic matters, and help to mitigate the labor and employment risks and optimize human resources management.

People

Susana Aguirre

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Ricardo Alonso

Partner
(57-1) 317 4628

Natalia Alzate

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Gloria Andrea Ávila

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Juliana Benrey

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Federico Bernal

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Julian Andrés Bulla

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Remberto Miguel Burgos

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Francisco Buriticá

Partner
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Laura Helena Buriticá

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Carlos Eduardo Caicedo

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Edwin Alexander Campos

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Sergio Andrés Campos

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Andrés Felipe Chaves

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Yat Sing Chia

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Irene Duarte

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Johana Duarte

Associate
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Efraín Fernández

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Gustavo José Gnecco

Partner
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Andrés Godoy

Managing Partner
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Carlos Hernán Godoy

Partner
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Nicolás Godoy

Associate
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Diego Guerrero

Associate
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Amaranta Lara

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Santiago Martinez

Partner
(57-1) 317 4628

Ana Cristina Medina

Partner
(57-1) 317 4628

Jennifer Molina

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Jhon Sebastián Molina

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

José David Ochoa

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

César Augusto Orjuela

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Andrés Felipe Romero

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Ernesto Rosales

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Fabio Andrés Salazar

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Paula Yamile Torres

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Marcela Trujillo

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

David Gustavo Velandia

Associate
(57-1) 317 4628

Maria Isabel Vinasco

Associate
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Practice Areas

Auditing

We accompany our clients in their ongoing labor & employment relations assurance processes and Labor Due Diligence for corporate merger & acquisition processes with our specialized and interdisciplinary team of experts and a set of technological tools; we also render internal and express labor auditing services to our clients as well as to contractors.

We contribute to the management of the labor & employment risks derived from the administration of the human resources and to the improvement of the corporate reputation and strategic position.

Immigration

We render our consulting services to conceive individual and collective immigration strategies. We design Global Mobility Policies, audit your migration practices, and accompany your administrative processes and investigations in immigration matters.

We process all kinds of visas and permits among other immigration procedures. We take your company and the migrating employee by the hand, give clear and precise instructions, and advise about terms and deadlines for renewals.

Intangible Assets Protection

Created as a service unit that combines elements of the labor practice with the intellectual property law, we protect corporate secrecy and the confidential information of your business that could damage the competitive position of your company if used improperly and ruthlessly. This unit performs in association with Romero Raad Abogados, a law firm specialized in Intellectual Property and Competition Law.

Labor & Employment Consulting

We are a pioneer in preventive consulting services, offered from the moment we become acquainted with the needs of the human resources departments and their strategic role within the organizations. Our attorneys act as permanent consultants of our clients in day-to-day issues as well as in their strategic matters, and help to mitigate the labor and employment risks and optimize human resources management.

Labor & Employment Litigation

With our proven, highly efficient methodology, we conceptualize our defense strategies with the prior analysis of the economic, strategic, and political risks associated to determine the convenience of a legal action. We cover the entire country with a wide network of allied attorneys including the direct response to litigation in the Caribbean region through an affiliate in Barranquilla.

Special Projects

Collective and Individual Bargaining & Negotiations in Corporate Labor & Employment Issues

We have wide experience rendering in-person or distance consulting services in collective bargaining to the organizations. We advocate for win-win collective agreements as per the Harvard Business School Methodology.

We have accompanied several of the major corporate projects (mergers and acquisitions) in the country, from a labor & employment and strategic perspective. We have wide experience generating mutual agreement scenarios in individual bargaining processes with top-management employees.

Training

We keep our clients updated with the latest regulatory, jurisprudence, and doctrinal information and help them avoid conflicts/disputes and guarantee harmonious labor environments.

Our seminars for directors, human resources managers, and legal departments offer tools to respond adequately to the constant changes that the current organizations face.

Our Offices

With offices in Bogotá and Barranquilla, as well as a wide network of attorneys throughout the country, we offer services in person and remotely in every area of Colombia.

Our team of attorneys is completely dedicated to practicing labor and employment, social security and immigration law. They offer specialized knowledge, vast experience and a legal and strategic understanding of the matters that our clients have entrusted to them, not only in terms of the particulars of each industry but also the corporate culture and goals of each company.

Bogotá

Av. Calle 82 No. 10-33
Piso 11
Bogotá
Colombia

Barranquilla

Cra. 54 N° 64-245
Edificio Camacol, Piso 4
Barranquilla
Colombia