Pinilla Plazas & Associates SAS
Luis Alfredo Pinilla, Esq
Cll 95 15-33
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Hours of Operation8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Pinilla Plazas & Associates is a law firm specialized in providing legal counsel to foreign and local companies in Colombia
The law firm has extensive experience representing American companies in tenders before Colombian government entities such as Ecopetrol, the Colombian Hydrocarbon Agency and other governmental entities. The law firm is able to put together a team of petroleum engineers and professionals to present offers on behalf of American companies
American companies may participate in governmental biddings in Colombia without having to set up a branch in Colombia or other subsidiary. The Colombia- USA Free Trade Agreement grants American companies national treatment for most of the Colombian procurement contracts.
Setting up a Colombian branch or subsidiary may help American companies who want to established a lasting presence in Colombia. The subsidiary may integrate its financial capacity and experience with its parent company and obtain a higher score for contracting purposes.
Transferring foreign employees to Colombia temporarily is a task that requires a branch with a solid economic capacity and our law office is able to provide a Colombian partner willing to offer a sponsor for Colombian work visas.
The law firm participates actively in the promotion of US-Colombia bilateral trade: it promotes and sponsors trade missions, reversed trade missions, conferences in US soil and in Colombian soil
Other legal services include: corporate law, tax law, real estate property, contracts, oil & gas, governmental contracts, trademarks, Colombian and USA immigration, etc.
Our staff includes attorneys admitted to practice law both in the USA (NY) and in Colombia