Tomás Cuartas Orrego
Tomás is a Litigation Coordinator, he is in charge of supervising and managing the development of the judicial processes in which Ariza & Marín exercises the representation of its clients. During his professional career, he has represented various companies of the insurance sector before the civil, labor, and contentious-administrative jurisdictions.
During his professional career, he has represented different companies in the insurance sector linked as civilly liable third parties in tax liability proceedings in connection with the issuance of management, compliance, and D&O policies, among others. He possesses knowledge in procedural, tort, and insurance law.
2020 Civil Liability Specialist
2021 - Currently Senior Lawyer
Ariza & Marín
2018 - 2021 Lawyer
Villegas & Villegas Abogados
2018 Honorable mention undergraduate monograph in Law
Settlement in employer liability proceedings
Participated on behalf of an insurance company in the settlement of a large claim under a liability policy arising from a work-related accident during a hydroelectric power plant construction.
Defense of insurer in a contractual dispute
Led the defense of an insurance company bound by a trust company in the framework of the control of contractual disputes, arising from the alleged breach of a commercial real estate management trust agreement.
Damage appraisal proceedings
Successfully represented two individuals in a special proceeding for the appraisal of damages in connection with the imposition of a legal hydrocarbon easement.
Legal representation of a company in the health sector in compensation proceedings against a public entity
Represented a company specialized in the operation of moderate and high-complexity medical units under the compensation control system against a public entity.
Representation of insurance company in proceedings in connection with a contract of carriage
Successfully represented an insurance company in a lawsuit in which it sought to exercise a subrogation action arising from the breach of a contract of carriage of goods.
Representation of a health insurance company in a medical liability proceeding
Successfully represented a health insurance company in a lawsuit, where once the evidentiaryhearing was concluded, a favorable settlement agreement was reached with the plaintiffs.
Representation of an insurance company in proceedings related to the transmission of electric energy
Represented in court an insurance company bound by a public utilities company in the framework of a compensation proceeding against a public entity. The compensation was sought for damage generated by the exercise of dangerous activity; electric energy conduction.