Juan Pablo Godoy Fajardo

  • Partner
  • 6348533
  • jgodoy@godoyhoyos.com
  • Español, inglés, Portugués

Profile

Director of the mining and oil and gas practice. Co-director of the tax law and foreign trade practice. He gives support in tax planning matters and counseling on national and international tax law matters

  • Experience
  • Publications
  • Academic training

Working background

Manager of the Legal and Tax Division of Arthur Andersen (1987 to 1994).  Specialist Lawyer – Legal and Tax Department of Esso Colombiana and Intercor (1995). Executive, Legal and Financial Vice President and (subsequently) Interim President for Oleoducto Central S.A. (from 1996 through 2001). Lead partner of the tax law and foreign trade practice of Baker & McKenzie Colombia and co-lead of the mining and oil and gas practice (2001-2004). Founding Partner of Godoy & Hoyos Abogados, co-lead of the tax law and foreign trade practice and lead partner of the mining and oil and gas practice (2004 to date).

Publications, Presentations and Articles

  • Juan Pablo participated in the event Taxation of the Mining, Oil and Gas Sectors – General Board. Sixth Latin American Regional Meeting of the International Fiscal Association (IFA). Bolivia (2014).
  • Author of Comments on the pipeline transportation regime in Colombia. Special Issue on Logistics and Transportation – Legal magazine Ámbito Jurídico (2014).
  • Author of De facto taxing powers of territorial entities in Colombia. Universidad Federal de Minas Gerais, Brasil (2014).
  • Author of Tax Justice in Comparative Law: Does Colombia Need a Tax Court? Venezuelan Institute of Tax Law, 2012
  • Co-author of Colombia Tax System Opportunities, Financier Worldwide Magazine (2010).
  • Author of Taxes and environmental economic instruments, Latin American Institute of Tax Law (2010).
  • Author of Tax aspects of the new carbon market – Universidad Javeriana (2009).
  • Author of Tax aspects of free trade agreements, Latin American Institute of Tax Law Marcial Pons (2008).

Lawyer from Universidad Javeriana, 1988, with an emphasis in Social and Economic Science, 1988. Professor of Tax Law in the Tax Law Specialization programs of the law schools of Universidad del Rosario, Universidad de los Andes, Universidad Javeriana, Universidad Externado, Universidad de la Sabana and Universidad del Norte (since 1991 to date). Professor of Tax Law at the School of Law of Universidad de los Andes and Universidad Javeriana (since 1996 to date). Former President and former member of the Boards of Directors of the Colombian Institute of Tax Law and of the Latin American Institute of Tax Law.  Member of the Academic Commission of the Colombian Institute of Tax Law. Former member of the Board of Directors of the Bar of Lawyers Specialized in Mining and Oil Law. Former President and Member of the Board of Directors of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) Colombian Chapter. Member of the Tax Academy of the Americas – www.atamericas.org.