José A. Moreno Rodríguez (Paraguay)

posted in: Directores CLA | 0

LL.M, Harvard University. Head of Altra Legal, a leading law firm in Commercial and Investment Arbitration, Corporate Law and M&A, Banking and Capital Markets, Telecommunications, Industrial Law, Infrastructure, Energy and Natural Resources, among other areas. Annulment Committee Member at three cases before ICSID. Arbitrator – Permanent Court of Arbitration. Member of the UNIDROIT Governing Council. Chair of the UNIDROIT Working Group on Agricultural and Investments Contracts. Member of the Inter-Juridical Committee of the OAS and author of its Guide on International Contracts. Former Member of the Arbitration Court of the ICC. Expert of the Working Group that drafted the Hague Principles on International Contracts and drafter of the forward-looking Paraguayan Law on International Contracts. Author and co-author of several books and articles published in Paraguay, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Uruguay, Perú, Mexico, the United States, England, Italy, China, and Spain on arbitration, international contracts, banking, capital markets, and foreign investments, among others. Professor in Paraguay and Visiting Professor at Heidelberg University in Chile, París Pantheón-Assas University, etc.

Delegate at the 39th Session of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law, which the approved amendments to the Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration. Former President of the American Association of Private International Law. President of CEDEP, a Paraguayan foundation linked to leading international organization and major universities. The leader of the legal reorganization project of the Paraguayan investment and commercial laws, which analyzed and reorganized more than 1500 laws, decrees, law-decrees, and resolutions, in conjunction with the Office of Legal Matters of the Presidency of the Republic of Paraguay and with the University of Buenos Aires. Currently, the project is being expanded to the areas of mining and energy.www.jmoreno.info