Darío Ramírez Montoya


TEAM: Labor, social security and migratory law.


  • Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana – Specialization in Labor Law and Social Security Law.
  • Cambridge University (Girton College) – Common Law Studies.
  • Universidad de Medellín – Law.
  • Languages: Spanish and English.

Professional Career

Darío has more than 15 years of experience in successfully advising well-known local and foreign companies on labor and social security law issues. He has assisted multiple clients in beginning operations in Colombia, structuring their employment, compensation and benefit policies, designing and implementing personnel withdrawal plans and strategies, due diligence processes, business integration labor planning, mergers, acquisitions and demergers, as well as in legal processes of varying complexity before many labor courts and tribunals in the country. Darío has also supported liaising with conflicted trade unions and collective negotiations, as well as special training and education for company work teams from various economic sectors on relevant high-impact employment issues for organizations.

Before becoming a part of the Firm, he was the labor relations director of Construcciones el Cóndor S.A., legal and administrative director of an important temporary services company in Colombia and associate director of the labor department of a well-known law firm in Bogotá and Medellín.

Darío maintains active professional and academic relationships with unions and regulation and control institutions. He is a member of Colegio de Abogados del Trabajo de Colombia and the Labor Attorney Committee of the National Business Association of Colombia (ANDI, for the Original in Spanish).