Javier Tamayo Jaramillo is the founding partner and director of Tamayo Jaramillo & Asociados.

He is a lawyer from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana and holds a master’s degree in economics and insurance law from the University of Louvain in Belgium, a doctorate in law and political science from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana and an honorary doctorate from the University of San Pedro (Peru). He was a justice of the civil branch of the Supreme Court of Colombia (from 1994 to 1996), and nowadays runs the law firm.