ICC Paraguay Arbitration Day

Asunción, Paraguay, • Spanish

The ICC International Court of Arbitration and ICC Paraguay are organizing their first ICC Paraguay Arbitration Day on 13 November 2017 to discuss about arbitration proceedings administered under the ICC Rules, as well as the advantages of ICC arbitration clauses.

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The conference will include discussions on topics on the application of better practices in the management of international arbitration to guarantee efficient and expedited proceedings. It will also explain in depth the new ICC Expedited Procedure.

Furthermore, the Latin-American Chapter of the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing an event at the occasion of the ICC Paraguay Arbitration Day. More information will be available shortly!

Who should attend?

Practicing lawyers, corporate counsel, in-house counsel, arbitrators and other dispute resolution services practitioners, academics and professionals interested in keeping up to date with domestic and international arbitration in Latin America and the Caribbean.


8:30 – 9:00Participants registration
9:00 – 9:20Welcoming remarks
9:20 – 9:45Keynote Speech
9:45 – 10:45Panel on “Salient features of ICC Arbitration compared to other conflict resolution mechanisms”
10:45 – 11:00Q & A Session
11:00 – 11:15Coffee Break
11:15 – 12:15Roundtable on “The use and application of the new ICC Arbitration Rules and ICC Expedited Procedure”
12:15 – 12:30Q & A Session
12:30 – 15:30Lunch: Parallel Sessions (previous registration required)

·         Roundtable on “Updates and Development in National and International Arbitration”

·         ICC YAF Session “From the Arbitration Agreement to the Arbitral Award: A tour through the ICC Arbitration Rules”

15:45 – 16:45Panel on “Best practices to efficiently manage arbitral proceedings”
16:45 – 17:00Q & A Session
17:00 – 17:30Conclusions and closing remarks


José AstigarragaReed Smith LLP
Raúl Fernando BarriocanalBarriocanal & Asociados
Fernando BeconiEstudio Beconi Abogados
Luis María Benítez RieraMinister- President of the Supreme Court of Justice of Paraguay
Flávia Bittar NevesFlávia Bittar Sociedade de Advogados
Rodrigo BordacharBordachar & Meneses BAM Abogados
João Bosco LeeMember of the ICC International Court of Arbitration in representation of Brazil; Lee Taube Gabardo
Luis BreuerAlternate Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration in representation of Paraguay; Itaipu Binacional
María Del Pilar CallizoEstudio Gross Brown
Javier EcheverriDechert LLP
José Ricardo FerisSquire Patton Boggs
Rubén Antonio Galeano DuartePresident of the Paraguayan Bar
Valeria GalíndezValença Galíndez Arbitragem
Hugo García LarrivaICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Carmigniani Pérez
Sebastián IrúnCounsel for Petropar
Eusebio López SamudioVouga Abogados
José Martínez de HozAlternate Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration in representation of Argentina; Perez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martinez de Hoz (h)
Ever Luis María Martínez-FernándezMinister of Justice of Paraguay
José Antonio Moreno RodriguezMember of the ICC International Court of Arbitration in representation of Paraguay; Altra Legal
Julieta Ovalle PiedraBufete Ovalle Favela, S.C.
Diana ParaguacutoMember of the ICC International Court of Arbitration in representation of Venezuela; Ngo Jung & Partners
Manuel Riera EscuderoEstudio Riera
Víctor M. RuízVice-President of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Mexico; Ruíz-Silva Abogados, S.C.
Roberto Ruíz Díaz LabranoEstudio Ruíz Díaz Labrano
Ana Serra e MouraDeputy Secretary General of the ICC International Court of Arbitration
María Inés SolaPan American Energy
Enrique Sosa ElizecheEstudio Peroni Sosa Tellechea Burt & Narvaja
Pablo TrochePresident of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Paraguay; Troche Asesores Legales
Diego ZavalaMersán Abogados

Logistical notes


Carmelitas Center located at Avenida Dr. Felipe Molas López, Pastor Filartiga, Asunción, Paraguay.


To register, please follow the link: https://www.arbitrajeicc.org

Contact us

  • Katherine Lievano
  • +507 203 9152
  • Project Officer