Juan Manuel Arboleda Arciniegas

Constitutional Law, Public Policy, Regulatory Law, Social Security in Health and Citizen Participation.

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Juan Manuel Arboleda Arciniegas is a founding partner of LH Law & Consulting, Director of the Constitutional Law and Social Security Areas of LH Law & Consulting.


Lawyer from Universidad Sergio Arboleda, with a Master's degree in Political Science and Political Action. He is currently pursuing a PhD in Science and Philosophy at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He has more than 14 years of experience. He acted for six years as Advisor to the Legal Secretariat of the Presidency of the Republic of Colombia, as well as Advisor to the Technical-Legislative Units of the former President of the Republic and current Senator, Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and of the Representative to the House of Representatives, Margarita María Restrepo Arango. 

He was also a lawyer at the firm Campo Cabal Abogados Asociados of Madrid, Spain; Legal Advisor of the Notary Office 18 of Bogotá; and Councilman of the Local Administrative Board of Chapinero, in Bogotá. He has taken several courses in Telegenia; Urban Social Policies; Political Studies and Analysis; Auditing Techniques, Administrative Law, among others. He has also authored publications on political and legal matters.

Work Experience

LH Law & Consulting

Founding Partner - Director of the areas of Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and Social Security.

From: 2017

To: current


Ministry of Labor

Legal advisor - provision of professional services to the Division of Employment Generation and Protection and Family Allowance. 

From: 2019

To: 2022


House of Representatives

UTL Advisor.

Admission: 2016

To: 2018


Senate of the Republic

UTL Advisor.

From: 2014

To: 2016

Administrative Department of the Presidency of the Republic of Colombia - Legal Secretariat.

Legal Counsel.

From: 2008

To: 2014

Jean François Revel Foundation

Founder and General Secretary. 

From: 2006

To: 2008

Campo Cabal Abogados Asociados (Madrid, Spain)

Legal Counsel.

From: 2007

To: 2008

Junta Administradora Local - Chapinero, Bogotá.

Edil, popularly elected position.

Entry: 2002

To: 2003

Notary Office 18 of Bogotá.

Legal Counsel.

Income: 2000

Retirement: 2002


  • Author and editor of the documents "Cartillas de la Libertad" - 1) "Mentiras al Desnudo, ¿Estás Dispuesto a Creértelas?" Madrid, 2007; 2) "Verdades que nos ocultan" Madrid, 2007. Authors and editors: Plinio Apuleyo Mendoza, Juan Manuel Arboleda and Guillermo Hirschfeld. Papers sponsored and published by the Cato Institute and the Fundación para la Investigación y los Estudios Liberales -FIEL- Madrid, Spain, 2007.
  • Collaborator in the preparation of the document "Latin America: An Agenda for Freedom". Publisher: Fundación para el Análisis y los Estudios Sociales FAES, 2007.
  • Collaborator in the elaboration of the document "Guía para la Reagrupación Familiar en las Parejas de Hecho Españoles y Demás Demás Ciudadanos de la Unión Europea". Editors: Professors of the European University of Madrid, Spain: Aranzázu Fátima; Roldán Martínez, Lidia; Blesa, Susana; San Cristóbal Reales, Maria Remedios; Vián, Lorenzo; Campo Cabal, Juan Manuel; Dávara Fernández de Marcos, Miguel Ángel; and Herreros López, Juan Manuel. 

Academic Degrees

D. candidate in Science and Philosophy

Complutense University of Madrid.

Year of Graduation: in progress


Master of Political Action and Citizen Participation in the Rule of Law.

Madrid Bar Association - Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain.

Year of Graduation: 2005

Master's Degree in Applied Political Studies

International Ibero-American Foundation for Public Administration and Public Policy (FIIAPP).

Year of Graduation: 2004


Sergio Arboleda University


Year of Graduation: 2003

Other Studies

Auditing Techniques and Management Indicators Integrated Model (MECI-GP1000)

Grade: Auditor, 2009


FAES Campus. Political studies and analysis. Foundation for Social Studies and Analysis. 

Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2009.


Telegenia, Spanish Popular Party.

Madrid, Spain, 2006.


XVI Ibero-American Municipal Training Program.

Union of Ibero-American Capital Cities - Urban Social Policies Module - Madrid, Spain, 2002.