Carolina Pardo joined Baker McKenzie in 1994 and has been a partner at the firm since 2008. She is currently a member of the firm’s LatAm antitrust steering committee.
She graduated as a lawyer with a specialism in international contracts law from the University of the Andes in Bogotá. She obtained her LLM with a concentration in international private law and competition law from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
With over 25 years of experience, she has advised major national and international clients on compliance-related data protection matters, and competition and consumer law rules. She has represented clients in investigations and submissions related to data protection and competition matters in Colombia and has successfully coordinated and prepared white paper proposals for national authorities on behalf of major industrial groups in Colombia.
In 2016, Global Competition Review selected her as one of the 100 most influential women in antitrust. The previous two Superintendents of Industry and Commerce have selected Carolina as a non-governmental adviser to the Colombian antitrust regulator.
Carolina has experience in competition law and her practice focuses mainly on antitrust regulations, compliance, IT and privacy matters.