Charles Chapman Lopéz

Mr. Chapman is considered the most recognized collective labour law attorney in the northern coast of Colombia and one of the principle employment labour lawyer in the country. Until today, he is the lawyer who has developed the largest amount of collective negotiations and collective agreements in Colombia. This can be evidenced in the fact that during 2014 he has handled 25% of the collective agreements and arbitral awards presented in the Department of the Atlantic. During 2013 he handled 20%.

In addition to his 14 year experience as employment litigator, Mr. Chapman has a higher comprehension of labour and employment law thanks to his work in the Labour law dependence of the Supreme Court of Justice as Magistrate Assistant. Similarly, it is noteworthy his work as Governor of the Colombian Bar of Labour and Social Security.

Complementing the abovementioned, Mr. Chapman is a member of the board of the Chamber of Commerce of Barranquilla, and therefore, his advice goes a step beyond the legal perspective and manages to be business oriented.