Adriana Nieto Laverde

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Adriana joined Esguerra Asesores Jurídicos in February 2019, as a lawyer working in the areas of Public Law and Infrastructure.

Her professional experience includes positions at Gómez-Pinzón Abogados S.A.S., Peña Cediel Abogados S.A.S. and Édgar Nieto & Asociados Ltda. In the context of her professional practice, she has advised both national and international clients in the structuring of public-private partnerships (PPP) related to infrastructure projects, all from private initiatives. Furthermore, Adriana accompanied several private companies through bidding proceedings and in the performance of public contracts. She has facilitated the conception and negotiation of operation and maintenance agreements as well as engineering, procurement and construction contracts to be entered into by financial entities and subcontractors. Moreover, litigations stemming from the performance of concession and construction agreements have been activities she has partaken in.

Adriana has participated in advising public entities on matters of administrative law and public procurement. Also, she represented public and private clients before administrative courts.

Additionally, she has guided public and private entities in the development of anti-corruption policies and frameworks.

CONTACT

Email: anieto@esguerra.com

Phone: (571) 3122900

PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION

  • Universidad de los Andes, Lawyer Doctor, 2010
  • Universidad de los Andes, Graduate Degree in Public Management and Administrative Institutions, 2014
  • Universidad de los Andes, Masters Degree in Public Law for Administrative Management, 2015
  • University College London, Masters Degree in Law (LL. M.) in Litigation and Dispute Resolution, 2018

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish
  • English
  • French