Andrea Caicedo
Director Associate, Bogota

  acaicedo@goh.law ____ |____

Andrea has ample experience in foreign trade, customs duties and foreign-exchange regulations matters. She provides legal advice to national and international clients of various sectors of the economy, in matters that relate to the planning and structuring of customs, foreign trade and foreign-exchange transactions.

She provides support to her clients in her advisory work, in respect of the implementation of tools for the optimization of their foreign trade transactions. These special tools include free-trade zones, international sales/marketing companies, special import/export programs (like the so-called Plan Vallejo import export program) and authorized economic operator (AEO) status, among others.

She has represented many clients appearing in court as attorney for them in customs and foreign trade matters before administrative authorities and courts of law.

  • Lawyer from Universidad de La Sabana. Customs Duties Specialist degree from Universidad Externado de Colombia 
  • Colombian Institute of Tax Law
  • Colombian Institute of Customs Law
  • Stability of benefits for mega investments. Opinion article published in the daily La República (2018).
  • Penalties for customs duties agents under court precedents of the so-called Council of State. Estudios Críticos de Jurisprudencia Tributaria y Aduanera Tomo VI, ICDT, pág.53 (2017)
  • Mixed duties for garments and shoes. Opinion article published in the daily La República (2016)
  • Important changes in foreign-exchange regulations – New rules on penalties and the related imposition proceeding – Authorized economic operators – Mistakes in foreign trade transactions, an enemy of business competitiveness. Opinion articles published in the daily La República (2011-2012). 
  • Assistant writer in the drafting of the Code of Customs Duties published by Deloitte and Legis (2002).  
  • Andrea has more than 18 years’ experience as legal advisor in customs duties and foreign-exchange matters in local outstanding audit firms and widely known international law firms. 
  • Experience in relevant cases at the Firm: Appeared as attorney for clients of the oil industry before the local tax authority (DIAN) in different cases related to disputes on customs tariff position classifications. Has provided legal advice and foreign-exchange matters to clients of the mining industry in international restructuring proceedings; and has provided legal advice to free-trade zone users for them to start new operations and in respect of compliance with their obligations under the law. 

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Spanish

English

Andrea Caicedo
Director, Bogota

  acaicedo@goh.law ____ |____

Andrea has ample experience in foreign trade, customs duties and foreign-exchange regulations matters. She provides legal advice to national and international clients of various sectors of the economy, in matters that relate to the planning and structuring of customs, foreign trade and foreign-exchange transactions.

She provides support to her clients in her advisory work, in respect of the implementation of tools for the optimization of their foreign trade transactions. These special tools include free-trade zones, international sales/marketing companies, special import/export programs (like the so-called Plan Vallejo import export program) and authorized economic operator (AEO) status, among others.

She has represented many clients appearing in court as attorney for them in customs and foreign trade matters before administrative authorities and courts of law.

  • Lawyer from Universidad de La Sabana. Customs Duties Specialist degree from Universidad Externado de Colombia 
  • Colombian Institute of Tax Law
  • Colombian Institute of Customs Law
  • Stability of benefits for mega investments. Opinion article published in the daily La República (2018).
  • Penalties for customs duties agents under court precedents of the so-called Council of State. Estudios Críticos de Jurisprudencia Tributaria y Aduanera Tomo VI, ICDT, pág.53 (2017)
  • Mixed duties for garments and shoes. Opinion article published in the daily La República (2016)
  • Important changes in foreign-exchange regulations – New rules on penalties and the related imposition proceeding – Authorized economic operators – Mistakes in foreign trade transactions, an enemy of business competitiveness. Opinion articles published in the daily La República (2011-2012). 
  • Assistant writer in the drafting of the Code of Customs Duties published by Deloitte and Legis (2002).  
  • Andrea has more than 18 years’ experience as legal advisor in customs duties and foreign-exchange matters in local outstanding audit firms and widely known international law firms. 
  • Experience in relevant cases at the Firm: Appeared as attorney for clients of the oil industry before the local tax authority (DIAN) in different cases related to disputes on customs tariff position classifications. Has provided legal advice and foreign-exchange matters to clients of the mining industry in international restructuring proceedings; and has provided legal advice to free-trade zone users for them to start new operations and in respect of compliance with their obligations under the law. 

Awards

Languages

Spanish

English