Javier Gutiérrez Tapias

Liability Law

He is a lawyer, graduated in 1990 at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana of Bogotá. He is Litigant and consultant within the fields of Civil Liability Law and Urban and Disciplinary Law, with specialization in Environmental Law.

He has more than 20 years in managing the financial entities’ civil liability proceedings (e.g. BCSC Bank, AV-VILLAS Bank, BANCO CENTRAL HIPOTECARIO, and others); because of the risk of the serious impact and damage to the environment caused by actions or omissions from the State and individuals; and also because of attorneys’ and judges’ offenses against the Disciplinary Code in their professional practice of law and their functions responsibilities.

He has performed the teaching activity at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana of Bogotá, between years 2001 and 2004 on the Private Law discipline, in both, the Law and the Business Administration Schools.