Isabella Gandini

Senior Counsel
Isabella Gandini


Isabella Gandini is a corporate attorney in Holland & Knight's Bogotá office, where she concentrates her practice on employee-related issues and labor concerns for small to large domestic and international companies.

Ms. Gandini is highly experienced in advising national and foreign clients in hiring and termination processes, disciplinary procedures and employee-training programs. She also is well-versed in counseling clients on the development of company labor policies, due diligence reviews, immigration matters, collective matters and settlement agreements with employees. In addition, she provides representation on social security matters and payroll planning.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. Gandini worked as the head of the labor and employment practice group for an international law firm.


  • Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, J.D.
  • Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Specialization, Labor Law
  • Labor Bar Association of Colombia, 2008
  • Association of Human Management (ACRIP) Bogotá and Cundinamarca, Legal Committee, 2018
Honors & Awards
  • Best Lawyers in Colombia, 2020
  • Chambers Latin America – Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business guide, Labor & Employment - Colombia, 2015-2018, 2020, 2021
  • The Legal 500 Latin America, Rising Star, Labor & Employment, 2019-2021
  • The Legal 500 Latin America, Labor & Employment, 2016-2017, 2019
Spoken Languages
  • English
  • Spanish


Speaking Engagements