Professionals by Practice Area

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 distribuited in the following groups:

Corporate Law Corporate Law Intellectual Property Intellectual Property Anti-trust and Consumer Law Anti-trust and
Consumer Law
Labor Law Labor Law State Law State Law Dispute Resolution Dispute Resolution
Corporate Law
Ángel López Saavedra
Attorney at Panama
Panama
Ángel López Saavedra
Muñoz Abogados Attorney at Panama
Panama
Profile
Practicing lawyer in the Republic of Panama since 2013. Mr. Lopez holds a master's degree in commercial law from Universidad Latina of Panama. He is currently in charge of all the legal matters in our office at Panama and is an active member of the National Bar Association of Lawyers. Mr. Lopez is also an expert in other legal areas such as commercial law, industrial property, civil litigations, and intellectual property violations, among others.
Camilo Monroy
Business Agent
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.
Lola Falla
General Counsel at Neiva
Neiva, Colombia
Lola Falla
General Counsel at Neiva
Neiva, Colombia
Profile
Specialist in Business and Finance Law from Universidad Externado in Colombia. He is a graduate from Universidad Cooperativa in Colombia. She has gathered experience as a Business Law Consultant, developing law proceedings and profiting from her diploma in the management of alternative mechanisms for conflict resolution. She is a constant supporter in the Huila area, whether in judicial or extra-judicial legal representation or labor issues and settlements for agroindustrial and financial companies at national scale. Currently, she is the Manager of the Neiva office of Muñoz Abogados.
María Victoria Hernández Castillo
Lawyer
Medellin, Colombia
María Victoria Hernández Castillo
Corporate Law Department
Lawyer
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
Miguel Ángel Hincapié Betancourt
Lawyer
Panama
Miguel Ángel Hincapié Betancourt
Lawyer
Director of Muñoz Abogados Panama
Panama
Profile
Lawyer and specialist in Administrative Law from Universidad Libre de Pereira.

He is an applicant to be partner of the firm and current director of our office at Panama.

Passionate about politics, equality and equity.

Our clients are our reason of being.

He works as a lawyer since 2008. He has experience in both private and public sector in Colombia. He is currently dedicated to serve our clients with excellence, efficiency and integrity through a personalized attention and the supervision of several legal affairs offered by our firm in Panama.

He considers as a personal achievement to know that clients are satisfied with Muñoz Abogados.

He has advised multiple clients in different sector in Colombia and Panama.
Santiago Martin
Senior Lawyer
Bogota, Colombia
Santiago Martín
Senior Lawyer
Corporate Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Lawyer from Externado University of Colombia. Especialist in business and tributary law with deep knowledge of corporate affairs and insolvency as well as business' tax issues.

He exercises in the corporate law department as senior attorney, where he gives legal advice and representation to clients who need legal support in corporate matters.
Language
Spanish and French.
Intellectual Property
Angie Acosta
Trademark Watching Coordinator
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.
Camila Espinosa Rubiano
Lawyer
Bogota, Colombia
Camila Espinosa Rubiano
Lawyer
Industrial Law Department/ Trademark Distinctive Signs
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
She is a lawyer from Universidad de La Sabana, with experience in both private and public sector. She works as an in-house lawyer for different companies in the private sector, especially for the pharmaceutical sector, supporting corporate law, administrative and industrial property issues in Colombia and abroad, with over three years of experience in industrial law.

At our firm she works as a lawyer in the International Distinctive Signs department.
Languages
Spanish, English and Italian.
Carlos Alberto Estrada Sanclemente
Lawyer
Bogota, Colombia
Carlos Alberto Estrada Sanclemente
Lawyer
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Carlos is a lawyer from the Universidad Sergio Arboleda, who specialized in Administrative Law at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana. He's been linked to Muñoz Abogados since the year 2000 and currently serves as legal department Director in Cúcuta. There, he provides legal advice to national and international companies in all processes related to Industrial Property. Carlos has sufficient knowledge and skills to analyze, argue, lead projects and solve legal issues that relate to trademark and franchises.
Daniel Gómez
Patent Engineer
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
Bogota, Colombia
Diego Polania
Legal Assistant
Industrial Law/Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Diego is a Law student who is currently serving at the international distinctive signs area, from where he sends the referrals and newsletters to our clients about the status of their brand. His experience has been strengthened, developing judicial dependence in other areas like Industrial Law, performing administrative dependence before the Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio, Dirección de Derecho de Author and INVIMA.
Guillermo Navarro Romero
Intellectual Property Department Director
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
Juan Guillermo Vanegas López
Legal Assistant
Bogota, Colombia
Juan Guillermo Vanegas López
Legal Assistant Industrial Law/ Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Juan Guillermo is at the eighth semester of the Law school, with projection and taste for the field of Intellectual Property and Public Law. He has 4 years of experience in distinctive signs issues in several law firms, he also has knowledge in diverse legislations and its respective requirements.
Nathaly Carranza
Legal Assistant
Bogota, Colombia
Nathaly Carranza
Legal Assistant
Industrial Law/Distinctive Signs Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Law student with more than 10 years of experience in administrative affairs and process control before the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce, customer service and commercialization industrial property affairs. She helps in the national distinctive signs area. Also, she follows up all trademark registration application processes.
Paula Rodríguez Duque
Account Executive
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
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.
Language
English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Vanesa Sarmiento
Trademark Distinctive Signs Coordinator
Bogota, Colombia
Vanesa Sarmiento
Trademark Distinctive Signs Coordinator
Industrial Law/ Innovations Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Attorney from Sergio Arboleda University's Law School. She's currently doing a Master's in law with emphasis on contracts and liability. Ms. Sarmiento is in charge of the trademarks' distinctive signs and industrial property department. She has leadership and analytic skills to handle trademark processes.
Anti-trust and Consumer Law
Camila López
Legal Assistant
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
Coordinator of Competition and Consumption Department
Bogota, Colombia
Camilo Cortés
Coordinator of Competition and Consumption Department
Industrial Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Camilo is a lawyer from Universidad Libre de Colombia, he is a specialist in International Business Law from Universidad de los Andes and he has complementary studies in Competition Law from Universidad Externado de Colombia. Camilo leads the Competition and Consumption Department advising 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 advise 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.
Language
Spanish and English.
Paula Rodríguez Duque
Account Executive
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.
Labor Law
Alvin Cruz
Business Agent
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.
José Antonio Hoyos Dávila
Labor Law Department Director
Bogota, Colombia
José Antonio Hoyos Dávila
Labor Law Department Director
Labor Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
José is a lawyer from Universidad Sergio Arboleda, specialized in Administration at Universidad de los Andes; specialized in Labor Law, Social Security, teaching and universitary research of the Universidad Sergio Arboleda. He also has a diploma in Competences Management and in Integrated Management Systems.

He leads the processes of identification and prevention of legal risks in labor matters, as well as problems that affect the companies in this area. José is a great adviser in labor conflicts negotiations and the negotiation of collective agreements.

Muñoz Abogados' clients benefit from José Antonio's integral training, who combine his academic training with his large experience as a lawyer to meet all his clients needs. With trajectory in the business sector, both national and international, standing out among other positions like Director of human talent of Club Nogal, Director of Comfenalco Tolima, Vice-president of Grupo Tabaco Tabacolmex S.A de C.V.
Natalia Acuña
Legal Assistant
Bogota, Colombia
Natalia Acuña
Legal Assistant
Labor Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
She studied law at Corporación Universitaria Republicana. Ms. Acuña helps with the development of labor law and social security areas in our firm. She's in charge of controlling, reviewing, and following up every on-going state and federal judicial process related to labor law matters. She also handles administrative procedures before public entities. Additionally, Ms. Acuña assists our director with several administrative matters.
State Law
Ginna Lozano
Business Agent
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).
María del Pilar Osorio
Director
Bogota, Colombia
María del Pilar Osorio
Director
Public Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Osorio is a specialist in Administrative Law from Universidad Externado in Colombia. She is also specialized in Civil Responsibility and Recoverable Damages from the same university. She is a graduate from the Law School in Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia (Neiva Branch).

Osorio's duties in Muñoz Abogados are assessing, handling, following, and representing clients throughout punitive proceedings before administrative authorities like Invima and 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 by action or omission.
Yeinni Ceferino
Junior Lawyer
Bogota, Colombia
Yeinni Ceferino
Junior Lawyer
Administrative Law Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Lawyer from Universidad Libre de Colombia. She participated in researches about labor law and international regulation affairs. She's interested in public law specifically in personal data and legal procedure issues.
Language
English and Spanish.
Dispute Resolution
Camilo Monroy
Business Agent
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.
Juan Camilo Osorio Gaviria
Director of the Litigation Department
Bogota, Colombia
Juan Camilo Osorio Gaviria
Director of the Litigation Department
Litigation Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Juan Camilo is a lawyer graduated with honors from the Law school from Universidad Católica Colombia, with a specialization in Commercial Law of Universidad Nuestra Señora del Rosario. He leads the Litigation Department in our firm and he also guides all the affairs related to civil and commercial litigation, and the alternative dispute resolution mechanisms, as well as private property issues, civil liability and insolvency of non-merchant natural person.

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 also developed his skills to design procedural legal strategies in areas such as ordinary, family and arbitral jurisdiction.
Leidy Viviana Bernal
Law Clerk
Bogotá, Colombia
Leidy Viviana Bernal
Law Clerk
Bogotá, Colombia
Profile
She is currently in process of obtaining her law degree from the Universidad Libre. She assists in the control and surveillance of processes held by the State Law and Dispute Resolution departments. While at the Universidad Libre, he/she conducted her legal practices in conciliation issues and legal counseling in the different branches of law.
Wendy Arias
Legal Assistant
Bogota, Colombia
Wendy Arias
Legal Assistant
Litigation Department
Bogota, Colombia
Profile
Law student at Universidad Libre from Colombia. Her thesis was about the intervention of the prosecutor in criminal offense proceedings. Most of her experience is based on private law and litigations for which she assists lawyers in such department.