Cra. 14 No. 94 – 44 Torre B Piso 6
Tel: (571) 6348533
Cra. 25 A # 1-31 Oficina 1212 Edificio Parque empresarial
Tel: (574) 6048685
For more details: www.godoyhoyos.com
Established in 2004, Godoy & Hoyos Abogados has consolidated itself as a mar- ket leader in legal services in Colombia. In providing our services, we take a practi- cal, versatile and innovative approach, supported by the knowledge, experience, and leadership of our partners and associ- ates. We focus on providing our clients with the best service possible and satisfy- ing their legal needs. Our goal is to ensure that they receive comprehensive legal advice in respect of their most important business decisions, which we provide through a personable, practical approach – the hallmark of the very best boutique law firms.
Our partners are recognized as leaders in their respective practice areas in Colombia. Their experience includes counselling some of the most important local and foreign companies operating in the country. They are also highly regarded professors at some of the best law schools in Colombia, keeping Godoy & Hoyos Abogados at the forefront of the legal services industry in Colombia.
Juan Pablo Godoy Fajardo, Education: Juris Doctor (JD) and a Masters Degree (LLM) in socioeconomics at Universidad Javeriana. Memberships: Colombian Institute of Tax Law, International Fiscal Association – IFA and Colombian Association of Oil and Mining Lawyers. Practice areas: Tax planning and advice, foreign trade planning and advice, oil gas & mining.
Catalina Hoyos Jimenez, Education: Juris Doctor (JD) and a Tax Masters Degree at Universidad del Rosario. PhD Candidate at Universidad de Salamanca. She teaches at several national and foreign universities since 1998. Memberships: Colombian Institute of Tax Law Board Member, Vice-President and Former Chairperson. Latin American Institute of Tax Law Board Member. International Fiscal Association (IFA) Member. She is a member of the list of arbitrators to the Bogota Chamber of Commerce and to TRIBUTE. Practice areas: Tax planning, advice, tax policy and tax litigation.
Jaime Moya-Suárez, Education: Lawyer from the Rosario University (1997). Specialization in financial law from the Rosario University (1998). Masters in Law (LL.M) from Harvard law School (2001). Memberships: Member of ther Colombian Association of Mercantile Lawyers. Practice areas: Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, projects Finance, Antitrust, Corporate Governance.
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The tax team at Godoy & Hoyos Abogados SAS comprises two partners and 13 other professionals. Catalina Hoyos Jimenez is the director of the firm's tax group, and Juan Pablo Godoy is the deputy director.
The firm offers services in M&A, restructuring, reorganisations, projects and general tax advice. Its client list includes Grupo Sanford, Grupo Sura, Grupo Bolívar, Credicorp Capital, Key Energy, ExxonMobil and Fragances.
Over the past year, the firm assisted Credicorp Capital in the acquisition of 49% of its share interest in Credicorp Colombia. It also advised HUBER SE on tax and corporate matters in the construction of a wastewater treatment plant in Bello. Further, it has assisted in designing the tax structure of the real estate project of Almacenes Exito – Viva Malls.
New members of the team are Daniela Lozada, Carolina Rojas, Nathaly Higuera, Santiago Pineda and Pablo Ardila.