Since 2016, IE Law Group has been affiliated with Bedoya & Visbal Abogados located in Barranquilla, Colombia. By partnering with Bedoya & Visbal, IE Law Group is able to share expertise, combine marketing, client development and educational efforts within South America through various client outreach events and industry conferences focused on the growing games industry in the region. For more information on Bedoya & Visbal, please visit www.bedoyavisbal.com.
Jorge Bedoya is a graduate of the Universidad de los Andes and has a Masters in Law from Tulane University (New Orleans, United States). Jorge has served as legal advisor to the National Army of Colombia and as a partner for Stewart & Carvajales Abogados where he was in charge of providing advice in the areas of Intellectual Property, Business Law and Maritime Law. Jorge currently heads the law firm of Bedoya & Visbal Abogados in Barranquilla, Colombia. He represents both national and foreign companies and he is the head of the Interactive Entertainment / Intellectual Property and Commercial Law practices and also serves as an advisor in ICT policies for the Government of the Atlantic region in Colombia.
Maria Carolina Visbal Heilbut has worked with several law firms such as Alumbra Asesores, Tello Silva Abogados and Stewart & Carvajales Abogados in the areas of Commercial and Corporate Law. María Carolina directs the area of Corporate and Commercial Law and is in charge of advising both national and foreign companies in different areas of video game law.