Carlota Sanín Piñeiro


Languages Known:

  • English
  • Spanish

Carlota Sanín Piñeiro

Senior associate


Carlota Sanín Piñeiro is a senior associate in the Corporate/Commercial Law practice.

She has broad experience in:

Corporate Law and Commercial Contracts (mergers & acquisitions)

Drafting of all kinds of corporate and commercial contracts, including shareholder agreements, participating loans, and share and asset purchase agreements, and the grant of security such as pledges, real estate or chattel mortgages.

Providing recurring advice to companies in the real estate and construction sectors, drafting works and outsourcing contracts, among others.

Advising managing bodies on corporate transactions, drafting reports and plans, as well as minutes of the meetings of the corporate bodies and certificates thereof.

Performing transactions for the merger, spin-off, reregistration and dissolution of companies and business restructuring processes in general.

Restructuring and Insolvency

Advising companies subject to technical insolvency or imminent technical insolvency.

Advising on debt restructuring, mainly bank debt.

Acting as legal counsel in insolvency proceedings, from the perspective of both debtors and creditors.

Drafting proposed arrangements with creditors, including those involving corporate transactions.

Advising on and preparing acquisitions of production units as part of insolvency proceedings.

Academic background:

Degree in Law and Diploma in International Relations (ICADE E-1)

Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Legal Practice (Instituto de Empresa)

Master of Laws (LL.M.). Exchange Program (Northwestern University)

Executive Master’s Degree in Business Law (Centro de Estudios Garrigues)