Luis Fernando Macías

Partner

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Colombia

Personal contact

Heavyweight partner Luis Fernando Macías Gómez is widely recognised in Colombian legal circles for his outstanding practice in environmental law. “He analyses all the aspects of the matter in a comprehensive way. He makes us consider risks we had not identified, advantages, disadvantages and possible risks, along with the fact that he is a person who handles environmental regulations perfectly”. Energy and Natural Resources: Environment, Chambers and Partners, Latin America.

Partner at PPU expert in Environmental and Sustainable Development Law. He has more than 25 years of experience practicing environmental law, mainly in litigation and sanctioning processes, compliance and legal strategies. He advises relevant national and multinational companies on complex environmental matters, and has been a consultant to various international organizations. He is also an Ecuadorian lawyer by homologation of diplomas. He is considered a band 1 lawyer in environmental law by the main international legal directories.​


Education

DOCTOR
PhD in Political Studies
University of Paris III - Universidad Externado de Colombia
MASTER'S DEGREE
Study of Latin American Societies, Political Science Option
Advanced Latin American Studies Institute, University of Paris III
MASTER'S DEGREE
Doctrines and Political Philosophy
University of Paris I
INTERACTIVE MASTER'S DEGREE
Environmental Law
University of the Basque Country
ECUADORIAN LAWYER
Homologation Title
Universidad San Francisco de Quito
LAWYER
Law
Universidad Externado de Colombia

Work experience

2019 - CURRENTLY
PARTNER
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
FOUNDING PARTNER
Macías Gómez & Asociados Abogados
TRIAL ATTORNEY
Civil, Administrative, Police
ENVIRONMENTAL LEGAL CONSULTANT
World Bank, PNUD, Ministry of Environment and Development, CAR, DAMA
FIRST HEAD OF THE LEGAL OFFICE; GENERAL SECRETARY IN CHARGE
Ministry of Environment and Development
CONJUDGE
Administrative Court of Cundinamarca
ARBITRATOR, ARBITRATION AND CONCILIATION CENTER
Arbitration and Conciliation Center - Chamber of Commerce of Bogota
PROFESSOR
National and Foreign Universities

Publications

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Memberships

  • Organization of American States – OAS, Department of Sustainable Development (Colombia)
  • Environmental Legislation Review Commission
  • Colombian Institute of Environmental Law
  • QUINAXI Institute