S.J.D. Program Graudates

Juan Antonio Gaviria
S.J.D. Program Graduate

Dr. Juan Gaviria sucessfully completed his S.J.D. degree at American University Washington College of Law. The title of his dissertation was “The Hold-Up Problem in Colombia Contract Law.” His areas of study include: law and economics, contract law, and international private law.

Degrees & Universities

S.J.D., American University Washington College of Law, 2014
LL.M., American University Washington College of Law, 2011
M.A., Universidad Eafit, Medellín, Colombia, 2011
LL.M., Universidad Externado, Bogotá, Colombia, 2009
J.D., Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellín, Colombia


1. Equidad tributaria y reorganizaciones corporativas (“Tax Equity and Corporate Reorganizations”) in Revista de Derecho Fiscal 5 (2009): 77-99.

2. Retos del Derecho de Grupos Empresariales en el Siglo XXI (“Challenges of the Law of Entrepreneurial Groups in the Twentieth-one Century”) in Foro de Derecho Mercantil 9 (2005): 25-48.

Contact Information

To contact Mr. Gaviria, email him at jg7744a@student.american.edu.



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