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Clifford Chance

2001 K STREET NW, WASHINGTON DC 20006-1001, USA
Tel:
Work +1 20006 1001
Fax:
Fax +1 20006 1001
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Web:
www.cliffordchance.com

Ignacio Suarez Anzorena

Tel:
Work +1 202912 5185
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Clifford Chance LLP

Work Department

Litigation & dispute resolution

Position

Ignacio Suarez Anzorena's practice focuses on international commercial arbitration and investor-state disputes resulting from the application of bilateral investment treaties.

Ignacio has acted and given advice before the ICC, AAA, LCIA, and particularly ICSID. He has represented clients from various South American countries, including Argentina and Brazil as well as Europe and the Middle East.


Latin America: International firms

International arbitration

Within: International arbitration

Clifford Chance fields a team of 'amazing legal experts' who are able to 'quickly put down strategies for the short and long term' and have 'a high understanding of business technical issues'. Ignacio Suårez Anzorena  is' just the guy you want in your corner' - he is 'full of energy' and gives 'high-level advice for every situation' -, and José García Cueto is 'deeply familiar with all the complex aspects revolving the world of arbitration'; both are particularly recommended for construction-related arbitration in the energy, infrastructure, and oil and gas sectors. The firm is advising an investor in an ICSID investment treaty dispute against the Republic of Panama, and is representing Galway Gold in an ICSID arbitration against the Republic of Colombia concerning certain concession rights which have been affected by environmental measures adopted by Colombia. Janet Whittaker is also recommended.

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United States: Dispute resolution

International arbitration

Within: International arbitration

Clifford Chance's commercial arbitration practice has 'rigorous and deep knowledge' of investment disputes, with a key strength in Latin America-facing work. The team recently acted for Galway Gold in a disputes with the Republic of Colombia under ICSID arbitration rules; that matter was led by Washington DC-based Ignacio Suarez Anzorena, who is noted for his 'experienced strategic view'. Also recommended is 'sharp-thinking' José García Cueto in Washington DC. Other key clients include Enel Green Power and Red Eagle Exploration.

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