Pinilla & Pinilla Lawyers
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Jorge Andres

Jorge Andres

Jorge Andres Pinilla Jaramillo

LLM Lawyer

Experience

2014 - Present

Pinilla & Pinilla Law Firm

LLM Lawyer
Bogota, Colombia

Advising clients in civil and commercial law issues

Drafting and translating contracts of civil and commercial law from Spanish to English and vice versa

2016 - 2017

La Raza Centro Legal

Probono in Migration Law 
San Francisco, California

Interpretation and translation for clients from Spanish to English in immigration law clinics. Advise clients on migration issues (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Asylum, Citizenship)
2015 - 2016

Checchi and Company Consulting

Monitoring & Evaluation and Regions Assistant 
Bogota, Colombia
Facilitated and implementation of the justice policy formulated by Check Consulting and approved by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to strengthen local justice and empowerment of institutions in the regions, focusing on rural areas Coordinated the regional teams of the project and had continuous interaction with then to accomplish the goals set in the regional action plans Identified priorities and barriers of access to justice and found patterns among the priorities to develop action plans for each municipality to overcome barriers. Designed the geographical reference of the actors of justice in their respective territories (actors map) Drafted administrative acts and regulations in order to legally recognize Local and Regional Justice Committees
2014-2014

Permanent Mission of Colombia to the United Nations

Intern
New York, New York
Followed multilateral and bilateral meetings, briefings, and conferences related to the Second Committee of the General Assembly mostly in environmental, economic and social issues and drafted memorandums on them Reported the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Colombia about issues related to the Second Committee Counseled the negotiation of resolutions related to the Second Committee of the General Assembly, mainly related to Sustainable Development Goals, Financing for Development, Population and Development, as well as negotiations within the Group of 77 (G77) and the Non Aligned Movement (NAM)

Education

2017

University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall)

Masters of Law (LL.M) Candidate

Certificate of Specialization in Business Law

Berkeley, California

Business Associations; Antitrust; Mergers and Acquisitions

2013

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

Bachelor of Law (LL.B)

Bogota, Colombia

Research group on civil law in order to protect the property rights of the Community of Las Pavas in Sur de Bolivar, Colombia; publicly elected as representative of the Liberal Party Youth Assembly for the District of Bogota; Columnist in the digital magazine, A Mente Abierta.

2011

The Beijing Center of Chinese Studies

Loyola University of Chicago Scholarship Student

Beijing, China

Skills

Antitrust 89%
Mergers & Acquisitions 61%
Civil Law 71%
Commercial Law 50%
Spanish, English, French, Chinese 85%

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