Ports

The ports and maritime industry is one of the most relevant in Colombia due to its connection with two oceans and the amount of port companies in the country. At DLA Piper Martinez Beltrán we offer specialized services for ports in every level, including: advice, negotiation with public entities and, of course, litigation matters. 

We have broad experience in (i) day-to-day business and corporate sphere of port companies with their special characteristics; (ii) drafting and negotiation of complex contracts with different parties, including shipping companies, free trade zones, and shipping agents; (iii) procedures and permits of all kinds before authorities; and (iv) handling and management of port concession contracts and other documents associated with this special relationship with the public authority.  

Finally, we offer accompaniment in labor matters of individual and collective nature, environmental and customs, always considering their special nature and taking advantage of the knowledge that we have built thanks to our clients. 

Partner specialized in the sector

José Miguel Mendoza

Partner