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Global 2022
Latin America - International Counsel Arbitration (International)
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4 Ranked Lawyers

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Arbitration (International) - Latin America - International Counsel
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What the team is known for

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer possesses an outstanding team offering profound insight into the intricacies of multi-jurisdictional arbitration disputes arising in Latin America. First port of call for top-level corporate investors from a range of industry sectors engaging in highly complex investment treaty arbitration cases, especially those concerning Colombia and Venezuela. Boasts additional expertise in state representation, as well as commercial arbitration cases originating from post-M&A disputes.

Notable practitioners

Celebrated practitioner Nigel Blackaby KC is described by a market commentator as "a very practical lawyer who thinks outside of the box, developing ideas that help you reach an agreement." They go on to add: "He is a commercially aware practitioner." Emphasising his standing at the top of the market, a source asserts: "Nigel Blackaby is in his own league." Clients look to him for his unmatched experience handling some of the most high-profile and important commercial and investment treaty arbitration cases throughout the region.

Noiana Marigo is highly skilled at representing investors in investment treaty disputes. She advances in the rankings again this year following an excellent market response, with one observer declaring: "She has high standards and is very pragmatic. She has a positive attitude and is always looking for solutions." Another commentator adds: "Noiana Marigo is the kind of lawyer you want with you."

Sylvia Noury KC "is a very experienced operator with great clarity of thinking," observe market commentators. She has a strong track record in Latin America and enjoys noteworthy experience acting on significant investor-state arbitration cases, specialising in the representation of corporate clients disputing breaches of investment treaties.

Caroline Richard continues to impress clients with her knowledge of the arbitration field, as one attests: "She is brilliant at thinking two steps ahead and creating efficiency in her team." Caroline Richard is adept at representing corporate clients in investor-state disputes.

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Latin America - International Counsel

Arbitration (International)

Nigel Blackaby KC
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Noiana Marigo
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Sylvia Noury KC
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Sylvia Noury KC
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Caroline Richard
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