Gonzalo Fernández - Carey

Gonzalo Fernández

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

Experience
Partner of Carey and co-head of the firm’s Litigation Group. His practice is primarily focused on the areas of litigation, national and international arbitration, corporate law, securities, and business law.

Publications
Author of the article entitled “The arbitration agreement in Chilean law: its nature, requirements and effects, published in “Arbitration Treaty, The Arbitration Agreement, Grupo Editorial Ibañez: Pontificia Universidad Javeriana de Colombia and the Peruvian Institute of Arbitration.

Author of the chapter entitled “International Commercial Arbitration in Chile: legal framework and jurisprudence”, published in International Commercial Arbitration in Latin America: Legal framework and jurisprudence, Wolters Kluwer group, Madrid, 1st edition (2009).

Columnist of El Mercurio Legal, Contracts and Torts series (permanent).

Seminars
Lecturer in the 8th Americas Workshop organized by the Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA) in Santiago (2012).

Speaker in the seminar “New ICC 2012 Arbitration Rules”, organized by the International Arbitration Court of the ICC (2012).

Lecturer at the Workshop on International Commercial Arbitration organized by the School of International Arbitration, Queen Mary University of London and the Arbitration Center of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce (2011).

Activities and Memberships
Professor of Civil Law at the Universidad Católica de Chile (since 1997).

Foreign associate, Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton (New York, 1998 – 1999).

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.

Representative of the firm in the Pro-bono Foundation.

Member of the Chilean Bar Association.



Pontificia Universidad Católica de ChileBA 1994Harvard Law SchoolLL.M 1997

Office Location

Isidora Goyenechea 2800, Piso 43
Las Condes
Santiago,
Chile


Practice Areas

Arbitration and Mediation
Litigation

Other Information

Languages:
English
Spanish