Areas of Practice

  • M&A
  • Corporate Law
  • Financial Law

About Mónica:

Mónica has experience in legal advice, commercial, corporate and financial law. She worked in law firms in the area of corporate litigation (Sierra & Charrupi legal consultants and Pinilla González & Prieto), in financial institutions (Fiduciaria Central S.A.) being in charge of Corporate Governance issues, such as comprehensive statutory reforms of financial institutions and reforms to the Codes of Ethics and Good Corporate Governance. During her time at the Bogota Chamber of Commerce,  worked in the area of contracts, advising the clusters of the entity to present the contracts of each of the areas of the Chamber to the contracting committee. Subsequently, she worked as Senior Lawyer at the Arbitration and Conciliation Center of the Bogota Chamber of Commerce, acting as Ad-hoc secretary for national arbitration proceedings. During her Master’s studies in Australia worked at SOLEdu Pty Ltd, an education and migration agency of Korean origin that helps and assists immigrants in Australia to find their student vocation and advises them in Migration Law to solve residency, income tax and citizenship situations and she also worked in a company acquired by Sonata Software Limited called GBW solutions, working as an auditor to manage the compliance of one of the largest gaming houses in Queensland (Golden Caskets)

Education:

Master of Laws (L.L.M.) focused on Corporate Law and International Arbitration, The University Of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia (2019).

Diploma in Elaboration of Contracting Specifications, Previous Studies, Risks and Sector Analysis, Bogotá Chamber of Commerce, Bogotá, Colombia (2017).

Specialization in Corporate Law, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia (2016)

Specialization in Commercial and Business Law, Universidad Santo Tomas, Bogotá, Colombia (2014).

Lawyer, Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia.(2012)

Languages:

  • Spanish
  • English