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

Given by Michael A. Fernandez, Associate, Winston & Strawn LLP, New York

9:45 – 11:00Panel 1: The Application of New York Law in Hispanophone Latin America

Ignacio Andrade, Partner, Sfera Legal, Guatemala

Maria Teresa Borja, Senior Associate, FERRERE, Ecuador

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 in Brazil

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

Diogo Ciuffo Carniero, Partner, Bichara Advogados, Brazil

Erika Levin, Partner, Lewis Baach Kaufmann Middlemiss PLLC, New York and London

Moderator:

Aldo A. Badini, Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP, New York, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley

12:30 – 13:30Networking Lunch

Speakers

Ignacio AndradePartner, Sfera Legal, Guatemala
Pedro ArcoverdeDeputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration®, New York
Aldo A. BadiniPartner, Winston & Strawn LLP, New York, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley
Maria Teresa BorjaSenior Associate, FERRERE, Ecuador
Diogo Ciuffo CarnieroPartner, Bichara Advogados, Brazil
Michael A. FernandezAssociate, Winston & Strawn LLP, New York
Erika LevinPartner, Lewis Baach Kaufmann Middlemiss PLLC, New York and London
Fernando Perez-CorreaPartner, SOLCARGO, Mexico
Rekha RangachariExecutive Director, New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC), New York

Logistical notes

Venue:

Winston & Strawn LLP

43rd Floor, 200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

Registration

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  • Kristina Chang
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