Lina Vélez

Lina Vélez

Corporate Law



Phone: 57 - 1-3257300

Lina Vélez is an Associate at Posse Herrera Ruiz. Her practice focuses on corporate law, and focuses on cross border M&A, corporate restructurings and financing deals.

Before joining Posse Herrera Ruiz, she worked for more than 2 years at the New York offices of Jones Day. During her time at Jones Day, Lina participated in several complex international deals involving different jurisdictions such as the United States, Colombia, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Panama and Peru, and sectors such as gas, renewable energy and telecommunications.

She has a JD from Universidad Javeriana and is also admitted to practice law in the State of New York, a graduate degree in Finance Law from Universidad de los Andes as well as an LL.M from NYU as a Dean´s Scholar. She speaks Spanish and English.


  • Admitted to practice law in the State of New York, 2015
  •  New York University School of Law (NYU) LL.M in Law, 2014. New York,  U.S.A.
  • Universidad de los Andes Degree in Finance Law, 2012. Bogotá, Colombia.
  • Universidad Javeriana J.D, 2011. Bogotá, Colombia. 

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions