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Juan Manuel de la Rosa

Juan Manuel de la Rosa


Juan Manuel is a partner in DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán's Corporate, M&A and Financial practices. A significant component of his practice involves advising private equity funds and strategic blue-chip investors.

Juan Manuel worked for five years as the co-head of the M&A and Financial practice of a major international law firm in Bogota. In 2007 and 2008, he worked with a prominent international law firm in New York.

He was a professor of "Obligations" at Universidad de los Andes and created the course and was professor of "International Transactions" at Universidad de los Andes.

Bar admissionsColombia
  • English
  • Spanish
  • LL.M., Columbia University
    with honors, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • Law Degree, Universidad de los Andes
    with honors


  • Chambers Global
    Band 3, Colombia Corporate/M&A (2020-2023) 
    Band 4, Colombia Corporate/M&A (2018-2019)
  • Chambers Latin America
    Band 3, Colombia Corporate/M&A (2020-2022, 2024)
    Band 4, Colombia Corporate/M&A (2019)
  • The Legal 500 Latin America
    Leading Lawyer, Colombia Corporate and M&A (2022)
    Recommended, Colombia Banking and Finance (2018, 2021, 2022)
    Recommended, Colombia Projects (2021-2022)
    Leading Lawyer, Colombia Corporate and M&A (2018-2021)
    Recommended, Latin America International Corporate and M&A (2021)
    Next Generation Partner, Colombia Banking and Finance (2019)
  • Included in Best Lawyers Latin America for Corporate and M&A Law in (2020)
  • Latin Lawyer 250
    Key Partner, Colombia, Corporate and M&A and Banking & Finance (2024)
    International Counsel, Corporate & M&A (2024)
  • IFLR 1000
    Highly Regarded Lawyer, Colombia, M&A, Private equity and Investment management (2022-2023)

Memberships And Affiliations

  • Columbia Latin America Business Law Association