Esguerra Asesores Jurídicos has a wide experience in the field of transportation law. Its practice in transportation law is led by Mr. José Vicente Guzmán, who has worked not only in transportation law matters during 22 years, but also in maritime and ports law, aviation law, insurance law and arbitration.
The firm’s experience includes all the fields of transportation law, from licenses for companies of carriage, counseling in the negotiation of transportation contracts, structuring of transportation insurance coverages, structuring of transportation infrastructure projects and the handling of claims related to these matters.
The professional team in the transportation law practice of Esguerra Asesores Jurídicos participated in the drafting of the 2010 insurance cargo clauses of FASECOLDA, which was based on the ICC Institute Cargo Clauses elaborated by the International Underwriting Association of London in 2009.
In 2016, Esguerra Asesores Jurídicos’ practice in transportation law analyzed the transportation and logistics legislation and proposed to modify it, in the light of the Intermodal Transport Master Plan (Plan Maestro de Transporte Intermodal) drafted by the Ministry of Transportation in order to improve the logistic and transportation services in the benefit of the Colombian economy. It has also participated in feasibility studies of logistic platforms and other specialized logistic infrastructures.
Our lawyers have a thorough knowledge of the road, maritime, river, air, railway and multimodal transportation laws in Colombia. The firm provides legal assistance in the drafting of transportation contracts, transportation supply contracts and the compliance of the regulatory scheme of the road cargo transportation.
The following are the basic services provided by the transportation law practice of Esguerra Asesores Jurídicos: