Colombian law firm Gamboa Abogados SAS has practiced law in Bogotá since 1943 and the business has grown significantly since 1996, when the firm expanded its operations. Its purpose has always been to provide high quality legal services to its business clients in a reliable, integrated and efficient manner at a reasonable price. In order to access other mid sized international firms around the world with similar aspirations of quality and service it joined LAWorld in 2011.
In 2015, partner Dr Ernesto Gamboa, was appointed as an Arbitrator at the Tribunal Arbitral du Sports – TAS (Court of Arbitration for Sports –CAS), located in Lausanne (Switzerland). This Court has jurisdiction on all disputes arising from members of the Sports Federation globally, including FIFA. As is the first time a Colombian attorney has been appointed to such a prestigious role, this is a significant recognition of Ernesto Gamboa’s credentials in this field of law.
All the firm’s legal team is trained to search for practical and imaginative solutions to legal issues and are qualified to use alternative dispute resolution methods, thereby using litigation as an ultimate recourse. The firm specialises in the areas listed below:
• CORPORATE LAW
• ADMINISTRATIVE AND PUBLIC LAW
• INSURANCE LAW
• CIVIL AND COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS
• MARINE AND TRANSPORT CONCESSIONS
• TAXATION LAW
• CIVIL AND COMMERCIAL LITIGATION
• LABOUR LAW AND SOCIAL SECURITY
Many different sized companies and corporations operating in various branches of business as well as governmental organizations use Gamboa & Acevedo as their preferred law firm in Colombia. As well as Colombian companies and corporations, they also have a large amount of foreign companies and their local subsidiaries and branch offices as clients.