With more than 10 years in the Colombian legal market, López & Asociados is a firm devoted to practicing labour law and social security law. We focus on consulting work and representing companies, and do so by aligning ourselves with the strategic vision of our clients. We have a team of well-prepared lawyers, with the strongest academic credentials in the country, most of them acting as professors at the most respected law schools and universities in Colombia. Our team comprises more than 130 duly qualified and trained professionals, ready to provide top quality services to clients worldwide.
Main Areas of Practice:
- Labour Consulting: Consulting work (Hiring and remuneration structures, Disciplinary procedures, etc), Personal labour matters (Representation before the Ministry of Labour and other administrative proceedings).
- Labour Planning: Labour relationships – Unions and labour associations and employees (Collective bargaining), Ministry of Labour and Control Agencies (Administrative proceedings and imposition of penalties); Corporate structure (Levels of compliance with internal and external regulations):; Labour Optimisation and Planning (optimisation and diagnostics, Labour Planning, Relationship making – structure and analysis, Labour environment and labour conflict risks, Competitiveness of labour benefits and costs, etc). Unit of knowledge (Clients and vendors training programs updating them in labour, immigration and social security matters).
- Representation in Court and Litigation: Regular Labour Courts (Regular and Special proceedings), Administrative Contentious Courts (Nullity and reinstatement of rights actions), Constitutional Court (Special injunction actions, Constitutional Court proceedings).
What they say
Clients state: “The service is very personalised and of a super high quality. Lawyers have a strategic approach, going further than just legal insight. They provide advice in a timely manner.” Another client highlights: “They are in the vanguard of labour and employment matters. Their strength is their highly specialised knowledge.”
– Chambers Latin America