Maria Lucia Casas

Associate
Baker & McKenzie S.A.S.

Biography

Maria Lucia Casas is a junior associate at Baker McKenzie's office in Bogota, Colombia. She is a member of the Dispute Resolution Practice Group of the Firm. Before joining Baker McKenzie, she worked in a law firm in Paris, as part of the International Arbitration Department where she gained experience in international arbitration and other alternative dispute resolution mechanisms. Prior to that, she did an internship in the Supreme Court of Justice in the Labor Section.

Practice Focus

Maria Lucia focuses her practice on issues related to national civil and administrative litigation. Additionally, she worked on matters related to international litigation, for instance, in international arbitrations acting on behalf of multinationals.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colombian Very Young Arbitration Practitioners (COLVYAP)
  • Colegio de Abogados Rosaristas
  • LCIA - Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)

Admissions

  • Colombia (2017)

Education

  • Universidad del Rosario (Law Degree) (2017)

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish