Attorney-at-law from the Externado University with a postgraduate course in maritime law from the same University and LLM (distinction) in International Commercial and maritime law from the University of Wales Swansea, UK.
Member of the standing young committee of the Comite Maritime International (CMI), Vice-President of the Colombian Association of Maritime Law (ACOLDEMAR) and member of the Colombian branch of the Iberoamerican Institute of Maritime Law (IIDM).
Relevant experience in local and international law firms dealing with issues in the field of commercial law, transportation law, shipping law, contract law, logistics, insurance and port matters. Author of different articles and author of the book Legal aspects of logistics and logistics contracts.
Currently he is a partner of Franco & Abogados Asociados and he is also acting as lecturer at Externado University in Bogotá, Colombia.