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Paola Aldana

Paola Aldana

Mergers and Acquisitions

Contact

paola.aldana@phrlegal.com

Phone: 57 - 1-3257300

Paola Aldana is an Associate at Posse Herrera Ruiz. Her practice emphases on Infrastructure and Private-Public Partnerships with focus on the transport sector. She has extensive experience working closely with contractors, operators and public bodies in delivering large infrastructure projects, including PPP projects.


Paola will support the team to enable the most cost-effective delivery of all legal work. She will use her extensive experience coordinating projects and advising infrastructure and transport clients to ensure the legal deliverables are of the highest quality.


Prior to joining Posse Herrera Ruiz, she was Senior Lawyer of contracts and infrastructure at CCX Colombia S.A., led the legal department of different engineering companies which develop infrastructure projects in different regions of the country and worked at local law firm. In addition, she worked as a visiting attorney in the Dechert LLP in New York.


Additionally Paola advise in the structure of different projects developed by non-profit organizations as a part of her active pro-bono work. Also, in 2013 she awarded a professional fellowship by the US Department of State as recognition for her social work.


She has a JD from Universidad Externado de Colombia and a graduate degree in International Business from Universidad de los Andes. Her native language is Spanish and she is fluent in English.


Education

  • Fordham University School of Law – Certificate in Transactional Skills for Global Legal Practice, 2015. NY, EE.UU.
  • Universidad de los Andes International Business, 2008 Bogotá, Colombia.
  • Universidad Externado de Colombia J.D., 2005 Bogotá, Colombia.

Practice Areas

  • Infrastructure and Public Law