Directores / Directors

Diego Fernández Arroyo (Argentina/France)

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 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 … Continued

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

Gary Born (USA)

Gary Born es el presidente del Grupo de práctica de arbitraje internacional. El Sr. Born es ampliamente considerado como la principal autoridad mundial en arbitraje comercial internacional y litigios internacionales. Ha sido calificado durante los últimos 20 años como uno … 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

Alfredo Bullard (Perú)

Lawyer. Master in Law from the University of Yale, United States, with a Law Degree from the Faculty of Law of the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru. Doctor Honoris Causa by Continental University (Peru, 2012). Exercise in the areas of … Continued

Roque Caivano (Argentina)

Lawyer and Doctor in Legal Sciences. Independent referee. Professor in the UBA and in several masters and diploma courses. President of the Organizing Committee of the International Commercial Arbitration Competition, organized by the Faculties of Law of the University of … 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

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

Gonzalo Flores (EUA)

Gonzalo Flores es Secretario General Adjunto. El Sr. Flores formó parte del CIADI del mes de junio de 1998 al mes de junio de 2001 y se reincorporó en el mes de octubre de 2002. Con anterioridad a su incorporación … Continued

Claudia Frutos-Peterson (EUA)

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 (México)

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

Osvaldo Guglielmino (Argentina)

Nació en la Re- pública Argentina en 1953. Integro el Poder Judicial de la Nación durante 25 años, trece de ellos como Juez Federal. Luego  fue nombrado Procurador del Tesoro de la Nación -Jefe de los abogados del Estado Nacional y abogado de la República ante los … 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 has been also the director of the doctoral program in legal and political studies. She holds a … 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

José A. Martínez de Hoz (Argentina)

José combines an almost unique strength: he is recognized by the most prominent publications as a leading lawyer in oil and gas, project finance, and international arbitration and litigation. José is admitted to practice in Argentina. He was director of … Continued

Elina Mereminskaya (Chile)

Nátalia Mizrahi Lamas (Brasil)

Partner at Ferro, Castro Neves, Daltro & Gomide Advogados in Brazil. Master´s degree in International Commercial Law from Paris 1 University (Panthéon-Sorbonne). Master’s Degree in International Law from University of the State of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ). Lecturer of Arbitration … Continued

Patricia Nacimiento (Alemania)

Patricia helps clients on a wide range of disputes work with a special focus on domestic and international arbitration as well as investor state disputes. She specialises in disputes related to energy, construction and post mergers and acquisitions. Patricia gives lectures on arbitration at the … 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

Carmen Núñez Lagos (España)

Carmen Núñez-Lagos works at removing a potential source of business conflict, preventing its escalation into an international dispute, and finding the way back to a cooperative and productive working relationship. A partner in the firm’s Paris office international arbitration group … 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

Luca Radicati di Brozolo (Italia)

Luca is the founding partner of Arblit, an arbitration and litigation boutique in Milan. He is also a Full Professor at the School of Law of the Università Cattolica di Milano, where he holds the chair of Private International Law … Continued

Edgar Rifller (Paraguay)

Abogado, egresado de la Universidad Nacional de Asunción. Egresado de la Escuela Judicial. Diplomado en Transportes Regionales Integrados, dictado por la Universidad de Roma “La Sapienza”. Finalizado el curso de Doctorado en Derecho en la Universidad Americana y Maestría en … 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

Luis Ernesto Rodriguez Carrera (Venezuela)

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. Abogado egresado de la Universidad Católica … Continued

Silvia Rodrigues Pachikoski (Brasil)

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 formada por la Facultad de … 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

Roberto Ruíz Díaz Labrano (Paraguay)

Doctor in Legal Sciences from the National University of Asunción. Professor of the subjects of Private International Law and Law of Integration of the Faculty of Law and Social Sciences, U.N.A. Member of the High Level Group and Consultant of … 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

María del Carmen Tovar Gil (Perú)

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 con sólida formación en concesiones … Continued

Debora Visconte (Brasil)

Debora Visconte, a partner of Visconte Advogados, PhD in International Law, Faculty of Law, University of São Paulo – USP, Master degree in International Law, Faculty of Law, University of São Paulo – USP, LL.M., Major in International Business Transactions … 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