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María Ximena Castellanos


CMS Rodríguez-Azuero
Calle 75 No.​ 3-53
Languages Spanish, English

María Ximena is Associate for the Firm in the Lifesciences & Healthcare area. She has more than 3 years of experience advising national and international clients in cross-sectorial environmental regulation and sectorial environmental regulation and advising various companies in the identification of legal requirements and answering queries in Environmental.

Professional Experience

  • 2018-present – Associate, CMS Rodríguez-Azuero, Bogotá, Colombia
  • 2016-2018- Lawyer, Autoridad Nacional de Licencias Ambientales- ANLA, Bogotá, Colombia
  • 2015-2016 – Lawyer, MC2 S.A.S, Bogotá, Colombia
  • 2014 – Investigation assistant, Mining and Energy Department, Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
  • 2014 – Paralegal, Petronova Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
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  • 2018 – Specialization in Environmental Law, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia
  • 2015 – Lawyer, Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
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Plastics and pack­aging laws in Colom­bia
1. What is the gen­er­al le­gis­lat­ive frame­work reg­u­lat­ing pack­aging and plastic waste in your jur­is­dic­tion? The reg­u­lat­ory frame­work for pack­aging and plastics can be found in:lower-ro­man­Decree 2811 of...