Santiago Botero

Associate / Colombia

Member of the Infrastructure and Projects team. His professional practice focuses in advising national clients in different matters of public law and litigation before the Administrative Jurisdiction in tort liability proceedings, with special emphasis in real state law, environmental law, public procurement and land acquisition processes for infrastructure projects.


Work experience

  • february 2021 - present Associate

    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

  • july 2019 - february 2021 Junior attorney in the Public Law department

    Pinilla, González y Prieto Abogados




Featured Cases



  • 2018 Bogotá - Colombia

    Book chapter in: M. L. Torres y P. M. Iregui (Eds.), Reflections of social science on development. Botero, S. y Sánchez J. E. (2018) Reflections on the right to development and the right to water. (pp. 1 - 21)

    Santiago Botero - Universidad del Rosario


  • 2020 Diploma Bogota Chamber of Commerce Public Procurement

  • 2020 Lawyer Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali Law

  • 2015 International Human Rights Law and International Humanitarian Law by the Academy of Human Rights American University Washington College of Law




Academic activities

  • Activity 2014 - 2018

    Law review magazine

    Coordinator - Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali
  • Academic Activities 2014 - 2018

    Introduction to Law

    Lawyer Teachers aide - Pontificia Universidad Javeriana de Cali
  • Activity - 2016

    Semifinalist in the Interamerican Competition of Human Rights

    Assistant - American University en Washington
  • Activity - 2015

    Semifinalist in the Competition Eduardo Jiménez de Aréchaga

    Assistant - Asociación Costarricense de Derecho Internacional
  • Activity - 2014

    Finalist and best speaker in the Iberoamerican Competition Francisco Suárez

    Assistant - Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali

Seminars and Conferences

  • Speaker First place in the Seventh National Competition of Research Groups with the paper called "Reflections on the right to development and the right to water" Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario and the Hans Seidel Foundation Colombia