Esteban Garcia

Associate
Esteban Garcia

Overview

Esteban García-Jimeno is an attorney in Holland & Knight's Bogotá office. Mr. García-Jimeno has more than 10 years of experience in corporate law, commercial law, structuration of commercial agreements, real estate law and urban regulation.

Mr. García-Jimeno advises Colombian and foreign clients on the incorporation, transformation, merger, spinoff and acquisition of companies, as well as the negotiation and drafting of shareholders' agreements and share purchase agreements.

Mr. García-Jimeno has experience in competition and consumer protection law, especially regarding information and misleading advertising. In addition, he advises clients in the acquisition, import and register of aircrafts in Colombia.

Regarding his real estate experience, Mr. García-Jimeno counsels clients on the structuration of urban and rural projects with respect to the design, construction and the commercialization of buildings, malls and infrastructure, including all the trusts schemes and agreements for the development and financing of such projects.

Before joining Holland & Knight, Mr. García-Jimeno worked as legal director of a construction company that develops and commercializes real estate and infrastructure projects. He also worked as an attorney at Colombia law firms where he advised Colombian and foreign companies on corporate, contractual, commercial, real estate and aeronautic matters.

Credentials

Education
  • Universidad Externado de Colombia, LL.M., Economic Law
  • Universidad Externado de Colombia, J.D.
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Colombia
Honors & Awards
  • Acclamatory Award, LL.M. Dissertation, Universidad Externado de Colombia, 2014
  • High Score on Colombia's State Exams of Higher Education, Colombia Ministry of Education, 2006
Spoken Languages
  • English
  • Spanish

Publications

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