Pinilla & Pinilla Lawyers
Jorge Andres

Jorge Andres

Jorge Andres Pinilla Jaramillo


Pinilla & Pinilla Law Firm

Bogota, Colombia

Senior Associate Attorney

Litigation in civil, commercial, administrative, and criminal law matters, focused on victim’s representation.


  • Draft, edit, review, and negotiation of corporate documents in the US, including bylaws, operation agreements, shareholder agreements, NDAs, and contracts of Corporate, Privacy, Consumer Protection, IP and Labor nature.
  • Formulation & Implementation of privacy policies for multiple technology corporations based in the USA and Colombia including Terms and Conditions, Terms of Service, and Data Protection.
  • Systematized and organized data bases of Colombian companies that stored sensitive personal data from customers and users in order to comply with data protection law.
  • Developed, implemented, maintained, and monitored the privacy compliance activities of companies based in the USA and Colombia.
  • Advisor in commercial law, labor law, business law, data protection law, IP, stages of financing, sustainable growth, among other topics in order to empower businesses and Startups.
  • Formation and incorporation of corporations in Delaware, including registration with the IRS.
  • Structure business models, analyze legal implications and compliance issues in accordance with the business proposal and industry requirements.

La Raza Centro Legal

Probono in Migration Law 
San Francisco, California

Interpretation and translation for clients from Spanish to English in immigration law clinics. Advise clients on migration issues (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Asylum, Citizenship)

Checchi and Company Consulting

Monitoring & Evaluation and Regions Assistant 
Bogota, Colombia
Facilitated and implementation of the justice policy formulated by Check Consulting and approved by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to strengthen local justice and empowerment of institutions in the regions, focusing on rural areas Coordinated the regional teams of the project and had continuous interaction with then to accomplish the goals set in the regional action plans Identified priorities and barriers of access to justice and found patterns among the priorities to develop action plans for each municipality to overcome barriers. Designed the geographical reference of the actors of justice in their respective territories (actors map) Drafted administrative acts and regulations in order to legally recognize Local and Regional Justice Committees


Universidad Externado de Colombia,Bogotá, Colombia

Specialization in Legal Informatics and New Technologies, February 2021- June 2022.

Relevance: Fintech; Data protection Law; Smart Contracts; E-Commerce; Blockchain.

Chamber of Commerce of Bogota, Bogotá, Colombia

Specialization in Mediation and Negotiation, 2020-2021.

Relevance: Ability to act as a mediator, acquiring legal, ethical, communication and negotiation skills for peaceful, agile, efficient and effective resolution of conflicts.

University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall), Berkeley, California

Master of Laws (LL.M.) – Certificate of Specialization in Business Law; Recognition for Public Service, May 2017

Relevant Coursework: Business Associations; Antitrust; Regulation of Capital Markets and Financial Institutions.

Activities: Attended business workshops to assess entrepreneurs on business modeling, contracts reviewing, and other compliance requirements (UC Merced Venture Lab); Drafted testimonies for petitioners in immigration clinics.

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana,Bogotá, Colombia

Degree in Law, December 2013.

Activities: Research group on civil law in order to protect the property rights of the Community of LasPavas in Sur de Bolivar, Colombia; publicly elected as representative of the Liberal Party Youth Assembly for the District of Bogota.

Study Abroad:对外经济贸易大学 -The Beijing Center of Chinese Studies, Scholarship student from Loyola University of Chicago (Beijing, China; Fall Semester 2011)


Spanish (native speaker), English (fluent), French (intermediate), Chinese (intermediate).


Republic of Colombia, South America; New York, United States (siting for July 2023 Bar Exam)


  • Member of Alt+Co, Colombian Association of Legal Tech. Active member of the Access to Justice, ODR and Privacy Committees.
  • Member of Berkeley Global Society.
  • Member of Re-Imaginemos, interdisciplinary project that aims for standing out inequality issues in Colombia.


Legal Research
Empathy with Clients Needs
Public Speaker
Team Work
Identifying and Solving Problems