Experience

    • IMS Health Incorporated and its Latin American affiliates in a Spanish-language ICC arbitration relating to an alleged breach in Brazil, Mexico and certain other Latin American jurisdictions of a contract governed by Argentine law.
    • An investment firm in two BIT cases against the Government of Laos arising under the ICSID Additional Facility Rules and the UNCITRAL Rules.
    • A leading Brazilian company in a series of disputes totaling $400 million relating to an investment in a Brazilian food retail business. The representation includes two ICC arbitrations seated in Saõ Paulo.
    • Exxon Mobil Corp. and Murphy Oil in winning a NAFTA arbitration award that the imposition of research spending requirements by Newfoundland violated NAFTA.
    • Mitsui in its $5.8 billion bridge loan to Corporación Nacional del Cobre de Chile (“CODELCO”) to finance CODELCO’s potential acquisition of up to a 49% interest in Anglo American Sur S.A., a wholly owned subsidiary of Anglo American plc.
    • A construction company in its ICC arbitration with a major oil company over delays and additional costs in a project for the construction of a FPSO platform.
    • Postova Bank of Slovakia in investment treaty claims against Greece arising from the Greek debt restructuring.
    • Norilsk Nickel and Interros International Investments in a dispute with United Company Rusal, including LCIA arbitration proceedings and related court litigation in the United States, England, Russia, Switzerland, St. Kitts & Nevis and The Netherlands.
    • The UK Government as amicus curiae in litigation before U.S. federal courts and the United States Supreme Court.

Education

  • New York University School of Law, 2008, LL.M.
  • University of Oxford, 2006, B.A.

Languages

  • Spanish