Our Team in Colombia

At Muñoz Abogados we count with a large, well-trained team of professionals with high experience, values and abilities to serve our customers in the best way, to provide high-quality of personalized counseling and legal representation to solve different judicial issues. Muñoz Abogados's team is distributed in following the groups:

Partners Partners Lawyers and Technicians Lawyers and Technicians Administrative Department and Assistants Administrative Department
and Assistants
Partners
Diego Muñoz
Partner
Bogota, Colombia
Diego Muñoz
Partner
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Diego is one of the greatest experts in intellectual property in Colombia. He is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda, with a master's degree in law from the same university and specialized studies in corporate law. He is the founding partner of Muñoz Abogados. His family name gave the name to our firm. Although he no longer works at the company since he left his business activities to look for more challenges and instances from where he can serve society, his professional quality and interpersonal skills serve as an example that guides the business actions and inspiration for all the work team.
Languages
Arleth Aroca
Administrative Department Director
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Arleth Aroca
Administrative Department Director
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Arleth is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda. She is Partner and Administrative Manager of Muñoz Abogados. She is always looking to improve the firm's internal processes in order to achieve business efficiency and an adequate customers service. Arleth has a large experience in health legislation and regulatory matters.
Guillermo Navarro Romero
Intellectual Property Department Director
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Guillermo Navarro Romero
Intellectual Property Department Director
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Guillermo is a lawyer from the Universidad Católica de Colombia, specialist in corporate law from the Universidad del Rosario, currently studying an MBA in Aden Business School, and an expert in intellectual property, market and business law, as well as in personal data protection. He's also been an advisor, corporate consultant, and a counselor for national and international businessmen and corporations. He has been associated with Muñoz Abogados law firm since 2006.

Furthermore, he's been a consultant and a lecturer for the Cámara de Comercio de Bogotá, Federación Nacional de Cafeteros and Innpulsa (Heroes Fest). He currently holds the positions of Partner and Intellectual Property Department Director at the firm. .
Language
Spanish and English.
Luis Hernando Agudelo
Marketing Department Director
Marketing Department
Bogota, Colombia
Luis Hernando Agudelo
Marketing Department Director
Marketing Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Luis is a Business Administrator with a specialization degree in logistics and studies in Intellectual Property Management, with further studies in insurance legislation and legal English applied to the United States' legal system. He holds a positing as a Strategic Management of Intellectual Property Management Consultant in Colombia's Intellectual Property program -sponsored by the IDB-, and Bogota's Chamber of Commerce, and has vast experience in strategic planning. He's currently the Director of the of the firm's Marketing Department and has been an administrative partner of Muñoz Abogados since 2003.
Languages
Spanish and English.
Lawyers and Technicians
Adriana Monroy
Legal Assistant
Dispute Resolution Department
Bogota, Colombia
Adriana Monroy
Legal Assistant
Dispute Resolution Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Adriana finished her studies in Law at the Universidad Militar Nueva Granada and is currently in the process of obtaining her title as a lawyer. She is also a Systems Technician and provides legal assistance services at the Dispute Resolution Department of our firm.
Angie Acosta
Trademark Watching Coordinator
Intellectual Property
Bogota, Colombia
Angie Acosta
Trademark Watching Coordinator
Intellectual Property
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
As a technician in administrative management, she currently works in the intellectual property department, specifically in the national and international trademark watching coordination. She is the person in charge of reviewing the corresponding official gazettes and presenting proposals in regards to oppositions.
Alejandro Ferrer
Junior Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Alejandro Ferrer
Junior Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Alejandro is a lawyer from the Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario, where he served as a member of the validity of bussiness practices line of research and Social security monitor throughout his time as an undergraduated student. He started his practice with the firm on matters regarding distinctive signs and is currently developing his professional skills at the Corporate Law Department.
Languages
Spanish, English and French.
Alvin Cruz
Business Agent
Labor Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Alvin Cruz
Business Agent
Labor Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Alvin is passionate about customer service; thanks to his nine years of continuous work at Muñoz Abogados he has gained a great knowledge of the clients and their needs. After serving for a long time as trademark monitoring coordinator, he currently applies his knowledge and experience to support the Firm in client relationship with clients, especially in the areas of labor law.

Alvin is a Business Management technician; he is currently finishing his studies in Financial Management at Institucion Universitaria Politécnico Grancolombiano and plans to continue professional studies in business administration in the same institution. During his training process, he has carried out complementary studies, such as a General Course on Intellectual Property that was issued by the WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANIZATION – WIPO in April 2010.
Camila Espinosa Rubiano
Lawyer
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Camila Espinosa Rubiano
Lawyer
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
She is a lawyer from Universidad de La Sabana, with experience in both the private and public sector. She works as an in-house lawyer for different companies in the private sector, especially for the pharmaceutical sector, supporting them in the areas of corporate, administrative, and mainly in industrial law where she has over three years of experience in Colombia and abroad.

At our firm she works as a lawyer in the International Distinctive Signs department.
Languages
Spanish, English and Italian.
Camila López
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Anti-trust and Consumer Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Camila López
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Anti-trust and Consumer Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Camila is an eighth semester law student at the Universidad Católica of Colombia. She works as a legal assistant in the area Anti-trust and Consumer Law, where she gives supports to regarding lawsuit surveillance and legal drafting. For the last three years she has been working at Muñoz Abogados, where she started off doing trademark watching, both nationally and abroad.
Camilo Cortés
Anti-trust and Consumer Law Coordinator
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Camilo Cortés
Anti-trust and Consumer Law Coordinator
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Camilo is a lawyer from the Universidad Libre de Colombia, he is a specialist in International Business Law from the Universidad de los Andes and has complementary studies in Anti-trust Law from the Universidad Externado de Colombia. Camilo leads the Anti-trust and Consumer Law Department counseling national and international companies in processes related to unfair competition, Trademark infractions and consumer protection. He began his professional experience in Ecopetrol S.A. and then he worked in different law firms on issues related to corporate law.

His work is oriented to counsel and represent our clients toward alternatives and strategies that favor the protection of the company's freedom, consumers right and strengthening of our clients' products.
Languages
Spanish and English.
Camilo Monroy
Business Agent
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Camilo Monroy
Business Agent
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Camilo is currently studying the fifth semester of law at the Universidad Católica de Colombia. He is an expert in Customer Service, he supports the Corporate Law Department at Muñoz Abogados in issues related to clients. He has worked for private sector companies in field audits. He's also worked in Financial Portfolio Advisory, file and process management, as well as occupying operational - commercial positions.
Daniel Gómez
Patent Engineer
Intellectual Property / Innovations Department
Bogota, Colombia
Daniel Gómez
Patent Engineer
Intellectual Property / Innovations Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Daniel is an electrical engineer from Universidad Nacional de Colombia and he has a certification in wind power knowledge from the Technological University of Denmark; he has experience in process optimization, use of virtual platforms and in research, which allows him to perform efficiently in the understanding of inventions related to the different branches of physics and engineering in general. He has participated in different research projects about renewable energy, failure analysis in electric machines and electromagnetic compatibility, as well as in counselling and writing of patent applications for different inventions in the fields of engineering, both nationally or internationally. Daniel is one of the standard bearers of environmental issues at Muñoz Abogados and he is also a bicycle lover, who has encouraged some of his coworkers to use this mean of transportation.
Languages
Spanish and English.
Diego Alejandro Polania
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Diego Alejandro Polania
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Diego is a Law student who is currently working for the firm's international distinctive signs area, from where he sends the referrals and newsletters, as well as reports to our clients about the status of their brand. His experience has been strengthened through judicial proceedings perfomed with the firm's Intellectual Property area, and administrative proceddings before the Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio, Dirección de Derecho de Author and INVIMA.
Guillermo Navarro Romero
Intellectual Property Department Director
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Guillermo Navarro Romero
Intellectual Property Department Director
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Guillermo is a lawyer from the Universidad Católica de Colombia, specialist in corporate law from the Universidad del Rosario, currently studying an MBA in Aden Business School, and an expert in intellectual property, market and business law, as well as in personal data protection. He's also been an advisor, corporate consultant, and a counselor for national and international businessmen and corporations. He has been associated with Muñoz Abogados law firm since 2006.

Furthermore, he's been a consultant and a lecturer for the Cámara de Comercio de Bogotá, Federación Nacional de Cafeteros and Innpulsa (Heroes Fest). He currently holds the positions of Partner and Intellectual Property Department Director at the firm. .
Language
Spanish and English
Ginna Lozano
Business Agent
Dispute Resolution Department
Bogota, Colombia
Ginna Lozano
Business Agent
Dispute Resolution Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Ginna is a Professional Technician in Accounting and Financial Management, and she is currently studying Accounting at Politécnico Grancolombiano. She currently supports the Public Law department serving as their customer service. She is proactive and a strategist when it comes to customer counseling and engaging new clients. She has over thirteen (13) years of experience provinding legal related services, as well as handling and managing procedures before the Super Intendencia de Industria y Comercio (SIC).
José Antonio Hoyos Dávila
Labor Law Department Director
Labor Law Department
Neiva, Colombia
José Antonio Hoyos Dávila
Labor Law Department Director
Labor Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
José is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda, specialized in Administration at the Universidad de los Andes; he's also specialized in Labor Law, Social Security, teaching and universitary research from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda. Furthermore, he has a diploma in Competency-based Management and in Integrated Management Systems.

He leads all processes of identifiying and preventing legal risks in labor matters, as well as any other labor related problems that might affect companies. José is a great when it comes to counseling in labor conflict and collective labor agreement negotiations.

Muñoz Abogados' clients can benefit from José Antonio's comprehensive training. He combines his academic training and vast experience, both national and international, as a lawyer in the business sector, where he held positions such as Human Talent Director of Club Nogal, Director of Comfenalco Tolima, Vice-president of Grupo Tabaco Tabacolmex S.A de C.V, among others, to meet all his clients needs.
Juan Camilo Osorio Gaviria
Dispute Resolution Department Director
Dispute Resolution Department
Bogota, Colombia
Juan Camilo Osorio Gaviria
Dispute Resolution Department Director
Dispute Resolution Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Juan Camilo is a lawyer who graduated with honors from Universidad Católica Colombia's Law school, and has a specialization degree in Business Law from the Universidad Nuestra Señora del Rosario. He leads the Dispute Resolution Department in our firm and also guides all the affairs related to civil and business litigation, alternative dispute resolution mechanisms, as well as private property issues, civil liability and insolvencies of non-merchant natural persons.

Camilo is a university professor and a great part of his work experience has been forged in Judicial Branch, where he acquired a deep knowledge on procedural and civil law; he has also developed skills to design procedural legal strategies in areas such as ordinary, family and arbitral jurisdiction.
Juan Felipe Jiménez
Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Juan Felipe Jiménez
Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Juan Felipe is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda and a LL.M from Chicago-Kent College of Law. He works in our Corporate Law Department, where he designs legal strategies within the scope of corporate and insolvency law. He also specializes in drafting complaints, contracts and all kind of legal documents.
Languages
Spanish and English.
Juan Guillermo Vanegas López
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Juan Guillermo Vanegas López
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Juan Guillermo is at the eighth semester of the Law school, he is fond of and looking to develop his career in the field of Intellectual Property and State Law. He has 4 years of experience in working with distinctive signs issues for several law firms, he also has knowledge in diverse legislations and their respective requirements.
Lola Falla
General Counsel at Neiva
Neiva, Colombia
Lola Falla
General Counsel at Neiva
Neiva, Colombia
Profile
Lola is a specialist in Business and Finance Law from the Universidad Externado de Colombia. She obtained her law degree from the Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia. She has a vast experience in legal proceedings thanks to her work as a Business Legal Consultant. She also handles alternative dispute resolution mechanisms, an area in which she's certified. Whether it's through judicial or extra-judicial legal representation or solving labor issues and settlements for agroindustrial and financial companies at national scale, Lola is always dedicated to supporting our firm in Huila and adjecent areas. She currently manages Muñoz Abogados's Neiva office.
Lorem Perilla
Business Agent
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Lorem Perilla
Business Agent
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Lorem is a Law student from Universidad Católica de Colombia, she manages excellent relationship with clients oriented to offer the department' services and she currently works as a business agent in the intellectual property area.
María del Pilar Osorio
Director
State Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
María del Pilar Osorio
Director
State Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Osorio is a specialist in Administrative Law from the Universidad Externado in Colombia. She is also specialized in Civil Responsibility and Recoverable Damages from the same university. Finally, she's a graduate from the Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia's Law school (Neiva Branch).

Osorio's duties in Muñoz Abogados are assessing, handling, following, and representing clients throughout punitive proceedings held before administrative authorities like INVIMA and the Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio. Additionally, she processes pre-court settlements and expedites contested administrative procedures related to industrial property, nullity demands, restoration of rights, and reparation of damages directly or indirectly caused by the State through action or omission.
María Victoria Hernández Castillo
Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Medellin, Colombia
María Victoria Hernández Castillo
Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Medellin, Colombia
Profile
A lawyer from the Universidad EAFIT, Maria counts with studies un human rights and settlements, as well as urban and environmental law. She's fond of private law, specially when it comes to matters related with corporate law, corporate social responsibility, and civil liability. She has worked as a volunteer for french NGO Handicap International, providing assistance and counseling to impaired victims of armed conflicts.
Languages English and Spanish
Natalia Acuña
Legal Assistant
Labor Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Natalia Acuña
Legal Assistant
Labor Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
She studied law at the Corporación Universitaria Republicana. Ms. Acuña helps with labor law and social security matters in our firm. She's in charge of controlling, reviewing, and following up on every on-going state and federal judicial process related to labor law matters. She also handles administrative procedures held before public entities. Additionally, Ms. Acuña assists the Director with document drafting and several administrative matters.
Nathaly Carranza
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Nathaly Carranza
Legal Assistant
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Nathaly is a law student with over 10 years of experience managing processes held before the Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio, as well as in customer service and industrial property. She currently helps in the firm's national distinctive signs area, where she drafts documents, follows up all trademark registration processes, among many others. She is passionate about reading and sports and is proudly the employee that travels the longest distances on her bike daily.
Paula Rodríguez Duque
Account Executive
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Paula Alessandra Rodríguez Duque
Account Executive
Intellectual Property Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
A professional in mass communication from the Universidad Monteávila in Caracas, Venezuela, Paula has an extensive experience managing business in different fields and markets. She's in charge of stablishing a direct channel of communication with our clients to meet their needs and requirements, especially in matters related to intellectual property.
Languages
English and Spanish.
Rubiela Pacanchique
Innovations Coordinator
Intellectual Property / Innovations Department
Bogota, Colombia
Rubiela Pacanchique
Innovations Coordinator
Intellectual Property / Innovations Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Rubiela is a lawyer and a pharmaceutical chemist from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, place where she's currently finishing a master's in Bioscience and Law. This talented professional has extensive experience in patent application and acquisition as she worked for the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce here in Colombia. She offers her support to our clients in copyright, industrial design, and patent application procedures.
Languages
English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Santiago Martín
Senior Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Santiago Martín
Senior Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
A Lawyer from the Universidad del Externado de Colombia, and a specialist in business and tributary law, Santiago has a deep knowledge of corporate affairs and insolvency, as well as business' tax issues.

He practices law as senior attorney of the firm's corporate law department, where he gives legal counseling and representation to clients who need assistance in related matters.
Languages
Spanish, and French.
Vanesa Sarmiento
Distinctive Signs Coordinator
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Vanesa Sarmiento
Distinctive Signs Coordinator
Intellectual Property / Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Vanesa is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda's Law School in Bogota, and is currently doing a master's in law, with emphasis on contracts and liability. Ms. Sarmiento is the cordinates distinctive signs, within the firm's intellectual property department. Her leadership and analytical skills make her more than capable of handling trademark processes.
Wendy Arias
Legal Assistant
Dispute Resolution Department
Bogota, Colombia
Wendy Arias
Legal Assistant
Dispute Resolution Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Wendy is currently finishing her law studies at the Universidad Libre de Colombia, where she submitted her degree thesis "the public prosecutor's role in criminal offense proceedings". Most of her experience comes from assisting our lawyers in private law and dispute resolution processes.
Yeinni Ceferino
Junior Lawyer
Administrative Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Yeinni Ceferino
Junior lawyer
Administrative Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Yeinni is a lawyer from the Universidad Libre de Colombia, where she was involved in labor law and international regulation affairs research. Her main interest in state law, specifically matters related to personal data and legal metrology.
Languages
English and Spanish.
Administrative Department and Assistants
Arleth Aroca
Administrative Department Director
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Arleth Aroca
Administrative Department Director
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Arleth is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda. She is Partner and Administrative Manager of Muñoz Abogados. She is always looking to improve the firm's internal processes in order to achieve business efficiency and an adequate customers service. Arleth has a large experience in health legislation and regulatory matters.
Blanca Ramírez
Messenger
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Blanca Ramírez
Messenger
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
She performs the tasks of delivering messages in accordance rules and regulations implemented for filing and organizational needs. She manages and handles all external correspondence, therefore serving as ambassador to the firm before clients. Blanquita is a fundamental pillar in the consolidation of the firm's organizational culture, thanks to her people skills, creativity and work ethic.
Carolina Cervera
Treasury Assistant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Carolina Cervera
Treasury Assistant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
As a countable and financial Labor Technician and a Human Resources Management Student at the Politécnico Grancolombiano, she works at the firm's Accounting and Administrative department.
Ingrid Torres
File Management Assistant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Ingrid Torres
File Management Assistant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
As an Administrative Management Technologist and Business Administration student, she is in charge of the document processes at Muñoz Abogados.
Jesús Antonio Varón
IT Technician
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Jesús Antonio Varón
IT Technician
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
As a student of System Engineering at the Corporación Universitaria Republicana, he is in charge of the information technology. His mission is to propose, develop, implement, validate and manage innovative solutions for a more efficient use of computers, software and communications, in order to provide a better customer and employees service.
Leidy gonzález
Accounting Assistant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Leidy gonzález
Accounting Assistant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
As Public Accountant from the Universidad la Salle (Title in process), an Accounting and Finance Technologist from SENA and a Computer Technician from the Universidad INCCA de Colombia, she uses her experience and knowledge to serve of the firm's accounting. She is responsible for the billing and human resources processes, as well as and performing other functions such as causations and further support needed within the department.
Luis Hernando Agudelo
Marketing Department Director
Marketing Department
Bogota, Colombia
Luis Hernando Agudelo
Marketing Department Director
Marketing Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Luis is a Business Administrator with a specialization degree in logistics and studies in Intellectual Property Management, with further studies in insurance legislation and legal English applied to the United States' legal system. He holds a positing as a Strategic Management of Intellectual Property Management Consultant in Colombia's Intellectual Property program -sponsored by the IDB-, and Bogota's Chamber of Commerce, and has vast experience in strategic planning. He's currently the Director of the of the firm's Marketing Department and has been an administrative partner of Muñoz Abogados since 2003.
Languages
Spanish and English.
Martha Leiton
Accountant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Martha Leiton
Accountant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
A Public Accountant with a Diploma in International Accounting norm from the Public Accountants' Association. She is in charge of accounting matters in the Firm, and through her labor, she manages to keep all accounting operations up to date, as reflected in the financial statements she periodically updates propending in order to fulfill the Firm's the tax obligations.
Paola Pinzón
Customer Service Coordinator
Marketing Department
Bogota, Colombia
Paola Pinzón
Customer Service Coordinator
Marketing Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Joining Muñoz Abogados back in 1999 and having worked in almost all the departments, being the area of international distinctive signs the most recent, Paola is the best when it comes to knowing the firm's clients. She has a vast knowledge in Intellectual Property and customer relationship management. She is always concerned about delivering a good service to her clients, with whom she has developed a cordial and close relationship, allowing her, in many cases, to anticipate to their needs. Passionate about customer and quality services, she is in charge of coordinating this area, from where she gladly leads all relating activities.
Languages
Spanish and Portuguese.
Vanesa Páez
Receptionist
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Vanesa Páez
Receptionist
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Vanesa is a Commercial Technician specialized in Secretarial work and professional technician in Financial Accounting Management. She is in charge of the execution and development of the entire procedure of the documentary and systematic management of the firm; shipping and reception of documents, personalized costumer support by telephone, monitoring and control of all these services, following all the legal standards demanded by the firm. She supports in the logistic and administrative areas in a general way at Muñoz Abogados in Bogota.
Vely Ayala
General Services Assistant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Vely Ayala
General Services Assistant
Administrative Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
She performs general services tasks for the firm by keeping the facilities, clean, neat and in the best conditions possible. Through her work, Mrs. Vely plays a fundamental role in both our employee customer experience.