Professor José Alberto Gaitán Martínez

Professor José Alberto Gaitán Martínez

Dean
Faculty of Law [Facultad de Jurisprudencia]
Universidad del Rosario
Colombia

José Alberto Gaitán Martínez has more than 30 years of professional practice and 20 years of experience as a professor of Commercial Law at the undergraduate degree in Jurisprudence of Rosario, work for which he received the annual award for the Juan Agustín Uricoechea y Navarro Teaching of Excellence in 2012. Since the year 2000 he works as a postgraduate professor at the same institution in the area of Financial Law, and since 2002 he is the director of the specializations in Commercial Law and Contract Law.

He has been an advisor to companies in the private and public sector in the areas of negotiation, contracting and dispute settlement, and has served as a litigator at the judicial and Arbitration Court level. He held the position of vice president and president of the Rosarista Bar Association, general secretary of URCOL SA, president of the committee of the Fundación Milenio Ecológico and member of various boards of directors of companies in the real sector. He is currently a partner of the firm Gaitán Bermúdez Asociados SAS.