21May 19

The Application of New York Law in Latin American Arbitrations

New York, United States, • English

Join the ICC International Court of Arbitration® for a half-day programme featuring roundtable discussions with counsel from varied jurisdictions, in-house counsel and institutions examining the use of New York law in disputes arising out of Latin America.

Description

The panelists will shed light on the decision-making process when choosing New York law, the frequency with which they encounter it in their practice, and other considerations and observations from their experience. A networking lunch will follow the discussions.

Programme

9:00 – 9:30Registration
9:30 – 9:45Introductory Remarks
9:45 – 11:00Panel 1: The Application of New York Law from a Practitioner’s Perspective

Ignacio Andrade, Partner, Sfera Legal, Guatemala

Maria Teresa Borja, Senior Associate, FERRERE, Ecuador

Diogo Ciuffo Carniero, Partner, Bichara Advogados, Brazil

Fernando Perez-Correa, Partner, SOLCARGO, Mexico

Moderator:

Rekha Rangachari, Executive Director, New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC), New York

11:00 – 11:15Break
11:15 – 12:30Panel 2: The Application of New York Law from the In-House and Institutional Perspective

Pedro Arcoverde, Deputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration®, New York

Maria Ines Sola, Senior Counsel, Pan American Energy LLC, Argentina

Nancy Thevenin, General Counsel, ICC USA/United States Council for Business (USCIB), New York

Moderator:

Ricardo Ugarte, Chair of International Arbitration Practice; Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP, Chicago and London

12:30 – 13:30Networking Lunch

Speakers

Ignacio AndradePartner, Sfera Legal, Guatemala
Pedro ArcoverdeDeputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration®, New York
Maria Teresa BorjaSenior Associate, FERRERE, Ecuador
Diogo Ciuffo CarnieroPartner, Bichara Advogados, Brazil
Fernando Perez-CorreaPartner, SOLCARGO, Mexico
Rekha RangachariExecutive Director, New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC), New York
Maria Ines SolaSenior Counsel, Pan American Energy LLC, Argentina
Nancy TheveninGeneral Counsel, ICC USA/United States Council for Business (USCIB), New York
Ricardo UgarteChair of International Arbitration Practice; Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP, Chicago and London

Logistical notes

Venue:

Winston & Strawn LLP, 200 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10166

Registration

For more information, please contact:

  • Kristina Chang
  • +1 646-699-5702
  • Promotion Officer

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