parallax background




von Bila, de la Pava & Bertoletti is a general practice law firm well known in Colombia as an international boutique law firm with its main office located in Bogotá, Colombia also with a direct correspondent office in Hamburg, Germany for the European clients. The firm is internationally oriented, therefore its legal advice not only assures compliance of Colombian regulations, but also responds to the client’s needs on having a legal advice with a multinational scope, common to today’s business transactions. The commercial and corporate law group has successfully advised clients on initiating business activities in Colombia, assuring a quick start up either through the establishment of legal entities or in the structuring of effective contractual tools. Major local and foreign companies in the industrial and service sectors have received its legal advice and currently perform their commercial activities based on the legal structures and strategies specially designed for their needs, with successful results. In addition to the above-mentioned locations, von Bila, de la Pava & Bertoletti has a worldwide network of correspondent offices, which includes in particular its partner offices in the other four Andean Pact countries (Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia).



The strength of the Bila - de la Pava - Bertoletti legal team lies in the diversity of its lawyers, who provide legal and always pragmatic support in the various areas of practice.


Alexander von Bila, Germán de la Pava and Mauricio Bertoletti founded the firm of Bila - de la Pava - Bertoletti in 1999 after many years of experience in other law firms. Since then, they have provided assistance in Colombian law to many clients and have always found solutions to various legal problems and implemented them with the clients.


We have a trained and committed work team to optimize all our processes.

parallax background


We like to see ourselves as general legal advisors for companies and individuals. In particular, we advise on contract law, corporate law, commercial law, labour law, tax law, mergers & acquisitions, project finance, extrajudicial and judicial litigation and arbitration, trademark and patent law, environmental law, administrative law, real estate law, civil law, competition law and consumer protection.

Intellectual property


Labor law


Real state

Civil law

Administrative law

Competition law

Middle east




Calle 113 # 7 - 21 Oficina 906
+ 57 (1) 629 1904 


Heimhuderstrasse 39, 20148. Hamburg, Germany
+ 57 (1) 629 1904