Jose Miguel AzpuruaMuñoz Tamayo Asociados is pleased to announce that Mr. Jose Miguel Azpúrua Alfonzo joined the firm as a Partner in the areas of Competition Law and Policy, Capital Markets, Asset Management and Corporate Law. José Miguel has ample experience advising multinational clients in regulatory affairs and corporate matters.

Throughout the last five years, José Miguel had the privilege of serving as a partner at a prominent firm in Caracas, Venezuela. He also served as executive director of a licensed Asset Management Company located in Geneva, Switzerland.

José Miguel has also represented clients in turnkey projects for the operation of broker dealer, investment banking and asset management licenses in various jurisdictions.

He is admitted to practice in the States of California and New York, as well as in Venezuela. Currently, he is pursuing degree-validation studies for admittance to legal practice in Colombia.

José Miguel obtained his Law Degree from Universidad Catolica Andrés Bello in Caracas, Venezuela. He also holds the following postgraduate degrees:

  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), from New York University School of Law;
  • Master of Laws in Trade Regulation (LL.M.), from New York University School of Law.
  • Professional Certificate in Business (APC.LB.), from New York University Stern School of Business;
  • Master of Science in Public Policy (M.Sc. P.P.), from University College London.
  • Candidate for the Doctor of Juridical Science Degree (J.S.D.), at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles.


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Muñoz Tamayo & Asociados considers the workplace to be a place for the professional, personal, and academic growth of every single member of our team. Our horizontal working structure, boutique business model and passion for continued learning mean that our lawyers in Bogota have the freedom to pursue their interests, stay curious, and specialize in the practice area that most interests them. The result? Lawyers who love what they do, and do it well.


We exercise a flexible corporate structure that aligns with our clients’ needs by creating a unified culture where attorneys are able to learn from one another, practice teamwork, and ultimately focus on delivering client value rather reporting into a hierarchy. We have developed a flexible environment that promotes research and conceptual ingenuity, giving our attorneys the ability to approach each case with an original vision that leads to breakthroughs in the law and superior outcomes for clients. What distinguishes MTA lawyers is not, in the end, our range of capabilities, but our commitment to put our client first.

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