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Bofill, Mir & Álvarez Jana, Andrés Jana, Santiago, CHILE

Andrés Jana

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Litigation and Arbitration


Senior partner. He heads the Litigation and Arbitration group of BMAJ. His practice areas are Civil and Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense, International and National Arbitration, Bankruptcy and Insolvency and Public International Law.


Mr. Jana has vast experience as counsel, arbitrator and expert in international disputes involving commercial, investment and international public law issues, before the International Court of Justice, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the American Arbitration Association (AAA), the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), several ad hoc tribunals, as well as domestic courts in different jurisdictions, including Chile, United Kingdom, the Netherlands, United States and Argentina. 

Mr. Jana acts as counsel for States and investors in Investor-States disputes and sits as arbitrator in ICSID cases. He was legal advisor for the Republic of Chile in the maritime border dispute between Chile and Peru before the International Court of Justice and is currently a member of the Chilean legal team in the dispute between Bolivia and Chile in front of the same court. He has rendered legal advisory services to several governmental organizations in different countries, providing among others advice to the government of Chile during negotiations of the financial services and investment chapters of the Free Trade Agreements with Canada, Mexico, the United States and the European Union.


Spanish, English and Hebrew.


Mr. Jana is a member of the list of arbitrators of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) and the list of arbitrators of the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce (CAM Santiago). Arbitrator and party counsel under the rules of ICSID, ICC, LCIA, CAM Santiago and in ad hoc arbitrations.


He graduated summa cum laude from the Universidad de Chile Law School (1989). He holds an LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School (1995).

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Chile: Arbitration (3rd edition)

December 2018. By Andrés Jana, Partner

This country-specific Q&A provides an overview of the legal framework and key issues surrounding arbitration law in the  Chile . This Q&A is part of the global guide to Arbitration. [Continue Reading]

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