Directores CLA / CLA Directors

Diego Fernández Arroyo (Argentina)

Is a professor at Sciences Po Law School in Paris. He teaches subjects related to international dispute resolution, arbitration, conflict of laws, comparative law, and global governance, and he is the director of the LLM in Transnational Arbitration & Dispute … Continued

José A. Moreno Rodríguez (Paraguay)

LL.M Harvard, 1993. Member of the International Chamber of Commerce Court of Arbitration. Member of Annulment Committees of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID). Member of the Governing Council of UNIDROIT and Chair of the Working Group … Continued

Directora Local/Local Director

Keynotes de apertura y de clausura / Opening and closing Keynotes


Expositores / Speakers

Fernando Aguirre (Bolivia)

Dr. Fernando Aguirre is a lawyer graduated from the State University of La Paz, Bolivia and has a degree in Law (Public International Law) from the University of Oxford. Lawyer partner of Bufete Aguirre Soc.Civ., A law firm established in … Continued

Paul F. Arrighi (Uruguay)

Dr. Paul F. Arrighi is an expert in Private International Law and Commercial Arbitration Law. He was a member by Uruguay of the International Court of Arbitration of the ICC between 2000 and 2015. He actively works as an arbitrator, … Continued

Adriana Braghetta (Brasil)

She coordinates the arbitration team of LO Baptista-SVMFA. Has 20 years of experience in judicial disputes and in national and international arbitration, acting both as lawyer and arbitrator. Her practice comprises civil, commercial and corporate matters, in a wide range … Continued

Fernando Cantuarias Salaverry (Perú)

Lawyer by the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru and Master in Law (LL.M.) from Yale University. Dean of the Faculty of Law of the Universidad del Pacífico. Professor of Commercial Arbitration and Arbitration of Investments. National and international referee. In … Continued

Juliana Castillo (Colombia)

Juliana is a Consultant in the International Arbitration team of the Paris office, where she advises in the framework of commercial arbitrations under the main institutional regulations such as the CCI, the CRCICA, DIAC, among others or ad hoc arbitrations. … Continued

Cristian Conejero Roos (Chile)

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Áreas de Práctica Resolución de Conflictos … Continued

Yves Derains (Francia)

Founding partner of the law firm Derains & Gharavi has been presented by Chambers Europe 2016 as “a very famous arbiter who remains essential for multi-jurisdictional proceedings”. Ranked among the “most requested arbitrators” in the 2016 editions of Chambers Europe, … Continued

Isabel Fernández de la Cuesta

Isabel Fernández de la Cuesta advises clients in complex international commercial arbitrations and in investment treaty disputes with host governments. A counsel in the International Arbitration Group , she has more than 14 years of experience representing clients in international … Continued

Claudia Frutos-Peterson

Dr. Frutos-Peterson is Managing partner of the Washington, D.C. office and a member of the International Arbitration group. Dr. Frutos-Peterson was formerly counsel at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) from 2001 to 2009. At ICSID, she … Continued

Álvaro Galindo (Ecuador)

Dr. Galindo works as an International Counsel in Dechert LLP advising on complex matters of international arbitration, particularly those related to Latin American jurisdictions. It focuses its practice on the representation of sovereign states. He was recognized as “extraordinarily intelligent” … Continued

Francisco González de Cossío

Francisco González de Cossío has a Law Degree from the Universidad Iberoamericana, Master’s (LLM) and doctoral (JSD) degrees from the University of Chicago (on economic analysis of Law), as well as a business degree (OPM) from Harvard Business School. He … Continued

Renato Grion (Brasil)

Renato Stephan Grion is a lawyer educated and trained in Brazil, U.S. and France, and has broad experience in international arbitration. He worked as Deputy Counsel at the Secretariat of the International Court of Arbitration of the ICC in Paris … Continued

Ximena Herrera-Bernal (Reino Unido)

Ximena Herrera-Bernal is counsel in Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration and Public International Law practices. She has advised companies and States in international arbitrations under the Rules of the ICC, ICSID, CIAC, LCIA and UNCITRAL, with a focus on disputes … Continued

Caroline Kleiner (Francia)

Professor at the Faculty of Law of the Strasbourg University and co-director of the Master Program in International and transnational Law, Caroline Kleiner is a also director of the doctoral program in legal and political studies. She holds a PhD … Continued

João Bosco Lee (Brasil)

Graduate in Law from Faculdade de Direito de Curitiba (1990), master’s in Private International Law and International Trade Law from Universite de Paris II (1994) and ph.d. in International Law from Universite de Paris II (2000). He is Professor at … Continued

Silvia M. Marchilli (Argentina)

Silvia M. Marchili focuses on complex international arbitration cases involving investment as well as commercial claims. A partner in our International Arbitration practice, Silvia is a bilingual, civil and common law trained lawyer. She handles international arbitration and litigation matters … Continued

Elina Mereminskaya (Chile)

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Abogada socia de Wagemann Abogados & … Continued

Sophie Nappert (Reino Unido)

Sophie Nappert is a dual-qualified lawyer in Canada and in the UK. She is an arbitrator in independent practice, based in Gray’s Inn, London, specialising in international disputes, notably in energy, infrastructure, natural resources and cross-border investment. Before becoming a … Continued

Alejandro Pintos (Uruguay)

Alejandro Pintos is part of FERRERE’s Litigation and Arbitration Department. His practice focuses on civil and commercial disputes and includes domestic and international arbitration. In his practice area, Pintos advises banks, insurers, agribusinesses, and construction, industrial, retail and training companies. … Continued

Julio César Rivera (Argentina)

He is founding and managing partner at Rivera & Asociados, and specializes in Insolvency Law (Reorganization Procedure, Bankruptcy, Debt Restructuring and Pre-pack Agreements), International and Domestic Commercial Arbitration, Complex Litigation, Corporate Law, Banking Law and Private Law. He graduated in 1970 … Continued

Catherine Rogers (USA)

Catherine A. Rogers is a scholar of international arbitration and professional ethics at Penn State Law, with a dual appointment as Professor of Ethics, Regulation, and the Rule of Law at Queen Mary, University of London, where she is also … Continued

Eduardo Silva Romero (Colombia)

Eduardo Silva Romero, co-Chair of Dechert’s International Arbitration global practice, focuses his practice on arbitration matters, particularly disputes involving States and State entities. An acknowledged expert in international arbitration, Mr. Silva Romero has supervised numerous proceedings before arbitration panels worldwide. … Continued

Bernardo Wayar Caballero (Bolivia)

Graduate Lawyer Summa Cum Laude. He studied law at the Anahuac University (Mexico) and the Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (Bolivia). Specialist in International Law by the Matías Romero Institute (Mexico). Executive Director of Wayar & von Borries Abogados S.C. … Continued

Moderadores / Moderators