|Bi-national professional solutions to establishing
a Colombian business in the United States
|We recognize your challenge and
we're here to help.
|Your decision to establish a business and manage it
in the United States gives you options…and opportunities. It also
conveys risk due to the numerous and intricate rules and requirements
in the United States, and because these regulations will interact
at some degree of consequence with your Colombian interests and obligations.
Thus, it is critical that the process of establishing and conducting
your new business be correctly planned and coordinated in an expedient
and cost efficient manner.
|Your need for services will cover
|Immigration, corporate, tax and accounting services
will prove essential for you. We suggest that obtaining these services
be approached as follows so as to minimize risk:
- Assessment of visa alternatives and petitions for you and your
- Bi-national tax planning, to minimize your tax liability in
- Tax efficient corporate structure and registrations for your
business venture in the United States.
- Tax efficient corporate structure and foreign exchange registrations
- If necessary, tax planning in alternate jurisdictions to protect
- Assessment of cost efficient ways to coordinate ongoing tax
and accounting advice and services.
|We have made it simpler for you.
Figueroa Sierra & Associates LLC has developed
a bi-national structure enabling us to assist in obtaining and coordinating,
on your behalf, various expert firms both in the United States and
in Colombia who will help in properly and expediently processing
the establishment of your Colombian operation in the United States.
Figueroa Sierra & Asociados Abogados is a longstanding
and leading Colombian firm whose main partner is authorized to counsel
on the law of Colombia in both countries, and which has established
a subsidiary in the City of Miami. Having been counseling Colombian
companies investing abroad since 1986, Figueroa Sierra has worked
with experienced and specialized U.S. professionals who have helped
scores of people in your situation. Such specialists may now be
coordinated to render integrated services according with your needs
in a cost efficient manner.
Figueroa Sierra further uses and recommends the prestigious
immigration law practice Rifkin Fox-Isicoff & Associates, whose
main partner Larry Rifkin is longstanding Chairman of the Florida
Bar Immigration and Nationality Committee. Rifkin Fox-Isicoff & Associates has offices in Miami and Orlando and is one a preeminent
boutique law firms in the United States focusing on immigration
You are welcome to seek further information on the
professional qualifications of the fore-mentioned firms.
Furthermore, after years of counseling U.S. and Colombian
clients on international transactions, Figueroa Sierra & Asociados
has extensive and updated knowledge about corporate law firms in
the United States and can make appropriate selections on a per case
basis, depending on the type of business to be established, or to
the main services normally required for establishing your enterprise
specifics. Additional service referrals you may need in the process
of planning and establishing your enterprise include legal and other
professional advice and support concerning real estate purchase
and/or leasing, insurance, estate planning and portfolio investments.
Figueroa Sierra can suggest and contact you with
proven efficient service providers in these areas.
|coordination… planning…multiple benefits.
We believe that bringing ideal expert support teams
together for your specific project will greatly facilitate your
understanding of a complex operation and reduce your costs in two
main ways: first, by reducing your need and time for extensive search,
consulting and coordination of the required services and second,
by controlling your tax and operational costs through integral bi-national
The Colombian law firm FIGUEROA SIERRA & ASOCIADOS
ABOGADOS has extended its international support by incorporating
a subsidiary in the City of Miami since 1999, under the style of
FIGUEROA SIERRA & ASOCIADOS, LLC. This bi-national presence
provides a bridge to coordinate your interests in both countries.
Colombian counsel working in both Bogotá and Miami are able
to assist you in the coordination of all required expert services.
Founded in 1986, Figueroa Sierra is a full service
law practice who since then has counseled major foreign companies
with business interests in Colombia. Its attorneys have counseled
Colombian and foreign clients since the early 1980's in transactions
pertaining to industrial, commercial and financial ventures within
the country. This has enabled the firm to coordinate referrals of
foreign counsel to Colombian clients, having developed extensive
and longstanding correspondent relationships in the United States.
This expertise is now brought to benefit Colombian entrepreneurs
who require assistance in managing their establishment of business
in the United States.
Figueroa Sierra & Asociados Abogados
Carrera 9 No. 74-08 Oficina 504
Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
Teléfono: PBX (57-1) 211 3090
|RIFKIN & ASSOCIATES, P.A., founded in 1985, is
dedicated to providing quality legal representation in all aspects
of immigration and nationality law. The firm is a member of the Bar
Register of Preeminent Lawyers, and represents multinational Fortune
500 companies. The firm has ample experience dealing with Colombian
Managing partner Larry S. Rifkin is a prominent author and lecturer
on topics regarding immigration law. He is the longstanding Chairman
of the Immigration and Naturalization Law Committee of the Florida
Rifkin & Associates, P.A.
1110 Brickell Avenue, Suite 210
Miami, Florida 33131
Rifkin & Associates, P.A.
Day Building, Suite 100
605 East Robinson Street
Orlando, FL 32801
|The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision and
should not be based solely on an advertisement. Before you decide,
ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications