Luis Fernando Rincón

Rincon@rincon-cuellar.com

Lawyer of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Colombia), Master in Business Law of the University of Geneva (Switzerland), Superior course of Arbitration of the International Center of Arbitration, Mediation and Negotiation (CIAMEN) of the Institute of European Studies (Spain)- Chartered Institute of Arbitrators-CIARB (England), Diploma in competition Law at the Universidad Externa de Colombia, Diploma in arbitration in the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá and Diploma in corporate governance of the Pontifical University Javeriana (Colombia).

He is currently partner/legal Director of the firm Rincón-Cuellar & Asociados, referee of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá and foreign arbitrator of the Chamber of Commerce of El Salvador, and member of boards of directors in several Latin American companies.

 

He is professor of the chair of international recruitment in the Faculty of Law of the National University of Colombia, professor of corporate governance at the Universidad ICESI (Bogotá-Colombia) and the Higher School of Economics and Business ESEN (San Salvador-the Salvador), and professor of intellectual property at the Central American University "José Simeon Cañas" (San Salvador-El Salvador).

 

He has worked as a professor for more than twelve years in the law School of the National University of Colombia, in the chairs of international recruitment, new types of contracts, international private law, international economic law and WTO; In the chair of "legal Environment of the company" in the Faculty of Social communication of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, "corporate governance" in the MBA of the university Sergio Arboleda, corporate governance consultant at the Chamber of Commerce of El Salvador ( and "International recruitment" at the Faculty of International Relations at the Jorge Tadeo Lozano University.

 

He is a member of the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), member of ATRIP (International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property), member of the Spanish arbitration Club (CEA), member of AGDA (Association Geneva de Derecho de Business), member of the Ibero-American Network of Interuniversity Research for the legal dialogue between Europe and America (Resaid), researcher of the research group on public Policies of intellectual property (G3PI) of the University of the Andes (Mérida – Venezuela).

 

In the field of work, he has worked as partner and legal Director of the firm Molano – Rincón & Asociados, consultant of the firm GEST Management Strategic, of the firm Optimum Consulting, practicing lawyer of the private Banking division of the Bank of the Gottardo in Lugano ( Switzerland), Director of credit and portfolio of Financiera Bermúdez and Valenzuela, lawyer responsible for the Bogotá region of the western bank and assistant lawyer in the firms, Gamba, Barrera, Arriaga & Associates and in Obando-Cárdenas-García & Asociados.

Sebastian Salazar Castillo

Salazar@rincon-cuellar.com

Lawyer of the National University of Colombia, specialist in economic private law of the same university and Magister in international law, investment, trade and arbitration of the University of Heidelberg (Germany) and of the University of Chile (Chile).

Partner of Rincón Cuellar & Asociados. Member of the American Association of Private International Law (ASADIP), of the College of Commercial Lawyers (CAC), columnist of the newspaper La República and of the magazine Reason Publica, member of the Committee of Certification of the commercial custom and of the Comité́ of Commercial practices of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, Vice-President of the General Assembly and co-founder of the Heidelberg Alumni Colombia (HACO) and co-Director of the international arbitration team representative of the National University at Moot Court Arbitration in different scenarios in the world.

He has served as Professor of the Chair of international arbitration, modern types of recruitment, securities and civil and commercial contracts, in the undergraduate area of the Faculty of Law of the National University of Colombia for more than 5 years and the Chair of goods at the Catholic University of Colombia. In addition, he has worked as a teacher of the international and national arbitration and of procedural subjects in the postgraduate area of the Faculty of Law of the National University of Colombia, at the University of Medellín and in Several other universities in Colombia.

As a lawyer, he has served as a consultant and proxy attorney for national and foreign companies in various arbitral processes, both in Colombia and abroad, under the rules of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, the rules of the Chamber of Commerce International, the GAFTA, among others.

Extensive experience in corporate regimes, national and international contracts, industrial property, alternative systems of national and international solution of disputes, arbitration and international recruitment and foreign investment

Carlos Salgado

Csalgado@rincon-cuellar.com

 

Lawyer and notary. Graduate of the Faculty of Jurisprudence and Social Sciences of the university Dr. José Matías Delgado; Duly authorized by the Supreme Court of Justice of El Salvador for the practice of law and notary. With a Diploma in finance and Negotiation (INCAE) and investment funds (El Salvador Stock Exchange Foundation).

 

He is currently partner/legal Director of the firm Rincón-Cuellar & Asociados CA (Central America), with extensive experience in corporate law, administrative law, constitutional law, financial law, telecommunications law, litigation, Member of the Board of Directors and advisor in corporate governance of several Salvadoran companies; Advisor to the Minister of National Defense of the Republic of El Salvador in the area of contentious administrative law and constitutional law.

 

He has served as partner – Director of the firm Salgado Farriere in San Salvador; Legal Manager of Tigo El Salvador; Lawyer of the firm Altamirano Gutiérrez-Altamirano Lacayo in San Salvador; Attorney Inspector for the savior of NATIONAL WESTERN, INSURANCE COMPANY; Executive Director of CIRMA and assistant attorney at the Southern Electricity distribution (EPM company) in the city of San Salvador.

Nicolas Lozada Pepper

Lozada@rincon-cuellar.com

Lawyer, graduated with honors from the Universidad Externa de Colombia, with master's degrees (LL. M.) in international and comparative law of the National University of Singapore and in law and the Global economy of the University of New York (where he attended as a Fellow of the Bank of the Republic and of the same university).

 

Partner of the firm Rincón-Cuellar & Asociados, with extensive experience in international trade, foreign investment and arbitration. Referee and secretary at the Center for Arbitration and Conciliation of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá. He is a professor of undergraduate and postgraduate studies in the faculties of Law of Externa, Sabana, Javeriana, EAFIT and Santo Tomás.

 

As a lawyer, he has successfully represented foreign trade associations, importers and producers in various administrative anti-dumping and safeguard investigations in Colombia, in which he succeeded in not imposing anti-commerce measures International.

 

He has worked as a consultant and negotiator in services and investment trade of the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and tourism; Adviser to the Office of the Minister of Justice; Foreign consultant to the firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (in the United States and France) and a practicing lawyer in the World Trade Organization (in Switzerland).

 

As part of the Colombian government's negotiating team, it collaborated in the drafting of the chapters of international services in several trade treaties, including the trade in Services Agreeent (TISA). Likewise, it was delegated by Colombia to groups III and IV of UNCITRAL (United Nations Commission on International Trade Law) on online dispute resolution and e-commerce.

Carlos Augusto Conde Gutiérrez

Cconde@rincon-cuellar.com

Lawyer of the Universidad Externa of Colombia, with a master's degree in biotechnology, ethics and Law from the University of Sheffield (England), currently studying a PhD in law at the same university (Sheffield-England). Recognized as a Fellow of the Universidad Externa de Colombia, and fellow Colfuturo to advance the master's degree at the University of Sheffield.

 

Associate lawyer of the firm Rincón-Cuellar & Asociados, with extensive experience in intellectual property matters, especially in issues related to patents in new technologies including biotechnology and software.

 

He has worked as a research professor in the Department of Intellectual Property at the Universidad Externa of Colombia, teacher in medical law in specialization and master's degree in genetics and Law, Universidad Externa de Colombia, and Professor in the Intellectual Property Classroom (API) of the Superintendency of Industry and commerce

 

He is currently a member of the Colombian Association for the Advancement of Science, member of the International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and research in Intellectual Property (ATRIP), of the research line of the pharmaceutical industry in Colombia ( Universidad Externa) and member of the Sheffield Institute of Biotechnology Law and Ethics (SIBLE)

Luis Alfonso Gómez Dominguez

Lgomez@rincon-cuellar.com

Luis Alfonso is a lawyer from the Universidad Externa of Colombia, a specialist in financial law at the University of Rosario, master in International business and management at the University of Westminster in London, he has successfully negotiated negotiation strategies in The University of Cambridge, and recently completed a certified teaching and research program at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University in Chicago.

Parallel to his activity as associate lawyer of the firm, he currently serves as a research professor in the Department of Business Law of the Universidad Externa of Colombia, where he directs the master in International business law and dictates , among other subjects, the subject negotiation strategies.

He is the author of the book International Negotiation – Strategic Approach, and member of ITC's Subcommittee on Mercantile Practices, where he participates in the drafting of the principles for international negotiations.

In the field of work, he was part of the Motorola legal team in England, providing legal support in international business transactions and conflict resolution options.

Iván Darío Salcedo Rodríguez

Isalcedo@rincon-cuellar.com

Lawyer of the National University of Colombia, he has a LLM in International Commercial and Business Law at the University of East Anglia, (England), in which he was awarded scholarship for academic excellence with the Banco Santander scholarship.

With experience in litigation and administrative law, he has served as a lawyer in the National Professional Council of Architecture and in the Disciplinary Affairs Committee of the National University of Colombia. He has also served as a practicing lawyer in the Civil Chamber of the Superior Court of Bogotá.

Among his different activities we can highlight his collaboration with the BIG C Cancer Charity Foundation in Norwich (England), and his participation in the competition of international commercial Arbitration Willem C. Vis Moot (Vienna, Austria), as representative of the Team of the University of East Anglia (England).

Daniela Bernal Sánchez

Dbernal@rincon-cuellar.com

Lawyer of the National University of Colombia, studying a master's degree in law at the University of Sheffield (England). She is currently an associate lawyer at Rincón-Cuellar & Asociados in the field of arbitration.

 

She has worked as a Junior lawyer in Rincón-Cuellar & Asociados, assistant professor and researcher in the Chair of international recruitment at the National University of Colombia, research assistant at the Intellectual Property Thinking Center Of the National University of Colombia, assistant and researcher in the chair of "creative industries, Internet and laws at the National University of Colombia and at the Catholic University of Colombia and judicial assistant judged first civil of the circuit,

 

Participant of several Moots (Vienna Willem C Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vienna-Austria)/velier Intellectual Property Moot Competition (Bogotá Colombia).

Julián Becerra Sánchez

Julián Becerra Sánchez

Lawyer at the Universidad Externa de Colombia. Julián has stood out as an excellent pupil, having been exempted from pretests to access the degree at the University. He also works as a research assistant in the Department of Business Law, emphasized in the area of national arbitration, international and public and private international law, in the same educational institution.

He currently serves as a Junior lawyer in Rincón-Cuellar & Asociados. She has worked as a practitioner in the financial superintendence of Colombia; and was part of the line of investigation in transitional justice of the Universidad Externa of Colombia, whose final research product was recognized as thesis of degree and recommended for publication. He also represented the university in the United Nations models at the national level.

Felipe López Ramírez

Flopez@gmail.com

Lawyer of the Universidad Externa of Colombia, Diploma in International commercial Arbitration at the same university.

 

He is currently a Junior lawyer in Rincón-Cuellar & Asociados – Judicial process Coordinator, with a focus on corporate law, recruitment and consumer law.

 

He has been a Monitor of the procedural law department of the Universidad Externa of Colombia for the period of 3 years. He has participated in different arbitration competitions representing the foreign University of Colombia (VIII International Competition of International Commercial arbitration (Santiago de Chile) – IV International Investment Arbitration competition (Bogotá D.C. ). Member of lines of the lines of investigation: guardianship against Judicial providences-Observatory constitutional of procedural norms.

Camila Andrea Abella Gutiérrez

Cabella@rincon-cuellar.com

Lawyer of the Universidad Externa of Colombia, with undergraduate practices carried out in the delegates of the super Intendencia of industry and commerce.

 

She is currently a Junior lawyer in Rincón-Cuellar, focused in the field of national and international economic law, in consumer law, competition law and intellectual property.

Julián Esteban Correa Calvo

Jcorrea@rincon-cuellar.com

Student completing the law degree at the Universidad externa de Colombia. Member of the Research center of the Department of Computer Law of the same university.

 

To this day is legal assistant – researcher at Rincón-Cuellar y Asociados. With knowledge in Civil law, intellectual property, corporate law, economic and stock law.

Natalia Vargas Solórzano

Judicial@rincon-cuellar.com

Student completing the law degree at the Universidad externa de Colombia – judicial process Assistant at Rincón Cuellar & Asociados. He has attended the diplomatic mission of Palestine-Colombian Center for Arab Studies. He has participated in the human rights contest Yachay 2017, JESUUP International Law Moot Court 2016 and IDF 2016.