Posse Herrera Ruiz

Primary Interlaw Contact:

Jaime Herrera


Website: http://www.phrlegal.com

Posse Herrera Ruiz is a law firm that uses a multidisciplinary, systematic approach to finding creative, prudent and value generating business solutions, providing a full service which optimizes the clients return on investment, while minimizing risks.

The majority of Posse Herrera Ruiz clients are multinationals, other foreign investors, and some of the largest Colombian corporations. The firm advises clients in natural resources, infrastructure projects, road concessions, pipelines, multimodal transportation and ports, airports, railroads, refineries, retail, consumer products, pharma, banking and insurance, amongst others.

Main practice areas:

Administrative Law
Arbitration and Dispute Resolution
Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Reorganization
Business, Commercial and Corporate Law
Competition Law
Corporate Governance
Cross-Border Transactions
Employment and Labor
Environmental Law
Financing Transactions
Land Use and Real Property
Mergers and Acquisitions
Trusts and Estates

Relevant transactions that Posse Herrera Ruiz has participated in include Fairfax Financial Holding’s acquisition of of AIG Colombia; FEMSA Logística´s acquisition of 80% of Open Market; sale of assets of Cafesalud to Prestasalud; the sale of 50% of VivaColombia, the country’s low-budget airline, by Grupo Bolivar; Itau-Corpbanca merger; the acquisition by Suramericana of the Colombian subsidiary of the Royal & Sun Alliance; the acquisition of JP Morgan SIG Holdings participation in Sura Asset Management; Porsche’s Colombia acquisition of assets from VAS Colombia; financing for the “4G” road concessions; financing to Gran Tierra Energy International Holdings by a syndicate of six international banks, led by The Bank of Nova Scotia; Graña & Montero’s acquisition of a majority shareholding interest in Morelco; Alianza Fiduciaria’s acquisition of assets and contracts of Fiduciaria Fiducor; and in natural resources, the firm worked for Anadarko, the largest player in deep and ultra-deep water exploration, Conoco Phillips in unconventionals, exploration and production companies in the Hydrocarbons Agency bidding process, which have been acquired by larger players and in industry joint ventures and several of the largest mining companies in the country, amongst others.

Office Location

Cra 7 No. 71-52
Tower A 5th Floor
Colombia 110231

Tel: +57 1 325 7300

Interlaw Contacts

JAIME HERRERA jaime.herrera@phrlegal.com
Tel: +5713257300 ext 7326
Mobile phone: +57 3157953795

JAIME CUBILLOS jaime.cubillos@phrlegal.com
Tel : +5713257300 ext 7267
Mobile phone: +57 3176473459

CAROLINA POSADA carolina.posada@phrlegal.com
Tel: +5713257300 ext 7243
Mobile phone: +57 3173315667

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