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Gonzalo Fernández

Santiago de Chile, Chile Latin America Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Dispute Resolution: Litigation , Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
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Dispute Resolution: Litigation - Chile

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Department co-head and noteworthy practitioner Gonzalo Fernández is lauded by interviewees for his substantial experience and skilful handling of both commercial litigation and arbitration proceedings. "He is an excellent lawyer with extensive experience in arbitration, including international mandates," one client declares, adding that "he is very methodical, strategic and thorough."
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Dispute Resolution: Arbitration - Chile

Band 2

Department co-head and noteworthy practitioner Gonzalo Fernández is lauded by interviewees for his substantial experience and skilful handling of both commercial litigation and arbitration proceedings. "He is an excellent lawyer with extensive experience in arbitration, including international mandates," one client declares, adding that "he is very methodical, strategic and thorough."
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Practice Areas

Litigation, National and International Arbitration, Public Law.

Career

Partner at Carey since 2004. Foreign associate at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, NYC (1998-1999). Professor of Civil Law, Universidad Católica de Chile (since 1997). Member of the International Court of Arbitration, Paris (2018-2021, 2021-2024). Member of the panel of the Arbitration Center of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce. Member of the panel for dispute resolution at Mercosur (appointed by the Government of Chile). Recognized in Dispute Resolution: Litigation and Arbitration by Chambers Latin America and in Litigation and Arbitration by Latin Lawyer 250, among others.

Professional Memberships

Chilean Bar Association. Pro-bono Foundation.

Publications

Co-author of the Chilean chapter in IBA Toolkit on Insolvency and Arbitration, IBA (2021).

Author of a chapter in "Highlighted Sentences 2018", Libertad y Desarrollo (2019).

Co-author Chilean chapter in the Chambers Global Practice Guide: Litigation, Chambers and Partners (2019).

Author of the article "The arbitration agreement in Chilean law: Its nature, requirements and effects", published in Arbitration Treaty, The Arbitration Agreement, Grupo Editorial Ibañez.

Personal

Universidad Católica de Chile (JD, 1994). Best student award (1987-1991). University Merit Award, 1989 (best student of the entire university). Montenegro, Tocornal and Gutiérrez awards, 1992 (best Law School student). LL.M., Harvard (Fulbright scholarship) (1997).

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