Associate Attorney

Andrés Durán



Lawyer graduated from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana de Medellín with post-graduate studies in Business Law from Universidad Externado de Colombia. He has vast experience in the fields of Industrial Property and Intellectual Property, particularly in Copyright, trademarks, contracts, entertainment law, administrative proceedings, litigation and dispute resolution; in Colombia and abroad.


Academic Training

  • 2018. Advanced Course in Intellectual Property Management (WIPO)
  • 2018. Course on Copyright and Related Rights (WIPO)
  • 2017. Course on Patents (WIPO)
  • 2017. Diploma in Conciliation from the Catholic University of Colombia (Bogotá, Colombia)
  • 2016–2017. Specialist in Business Law from the Externado de Colombia University (Bogotá, Colombia)
  • 2015. Lawyer from the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana (Medellín, Colombia).

Practice Areas

  • Copyright
  • Consumer Law
  • Trademarks
  • Oppositions and Defenses
  • Intellectual Property

Work Experience

  • 2018 – present. Associate lawyer at Cavelier Abogados (Bogotá, Colombia)
  • 2016–2018. Lawyer of the Subdirectorate of Jurisdictional Affairs of the National Directorate of Copyright (Bogotá, Colombia)
  • 2015–2016. Lawyer at Nossa & Galvis Abogados (Bogotá, Colombia)
  • 2014–2015. Intern in the Criminal Chamber of the Superior Court of the Judicial District of Medellín (Medellín, Colombia)


Spanish, English

Fields of expertise