Luis Felipe leads the insurance law practice and co-leads the public law practice at Ariza & Marín. He has advised private companies, foundations, and public entities on administrative law matters during his professional career, with special emphasis on public procurement issues. Moreover, he has advised various insurance companies regarding the underwriting and claims derived from surety bonds, D&O and BBB policies, property and casualty policies, and life and health insurance among others. He has been involved in the defense of insurance companies in administrative sanctioning proceedings and fiscal liability processes.

He is an arbitrator of the Conciliation and Arbitration Center of the Medellin Chamber of commerce in the specialties of Insurance and Administrative Law, Ad-hoc Judge of the Administrative Court of Antioquia, and university professor

2019 Magister LL.M -with merit- in Comparative and International Dispute Resolution
Queen Mary University of London

2016 Master's Degree in Insurance Law
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

2011 Specialization in Administrative Law
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

2009 Lawyer
Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana

2021 Associate Attorney
Ariza & Marín

2017 - 2021 Independent legal consultant

2016 - 2017 Legal Director (Insurance)
Seguros Sura

2012 - 2016 Legal Coordinator (Insurance)
Seguros Sura

2009 - 2012 Lawyer
Enfoque Jurídico Abogados

2017-2018 Universidad EAFIT
Insurance Law-Undergraduate in Law

2016-2017 Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana
Surety Bonds - Civil Liability and Insurance Specialization

Contractual liability and its insurance - Master in Law

2013 - 2016 Cámara de Comercio de Bogotá D.C.
Surety Bonds-Diploma in Insurance

2014-2016 Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Origins and Principles of Administrative Law - Specialization in Administrative Law

2019 Appointed Coach of the team that represented the Queen Mary University of London at the XIX Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot Court.

2018 Beneficiary of the Colfuturo Scholarship Credit program to pursue a Master's degree abroad.

2013 First Place in the Carlos Dupont Research Competition of PASA-AFP (Panamerican Surety Association-Asociación Panamericana de Fianzas).


Insurance policy claim for material damage and business interruption coverage

Participated in the negotiation and subsequent settlement of a claim under a property damageand business interruption policy, arising from an explosion at a hydroelectric power plant.


State contract expiration procedure

Successfully represented an insurance company in the proceeding for the declaration of expiration of a road concession contract and effectiveness of a surety bond.


Transaction claims legal provisions policies

Participated in the negotiation and subsequent transaction of several claims arising from fraudulent procedures for obtaining value-added tax and income tax refunds.

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