Juan Araya Allende joins Vasquez Urra Abogados as Partner

Juan Araya Allende, a lawyer with more than 20 years of experience in regulatory and financial matters, joins Vásquez Urra Abogados as a partner. Araya Allende previously served as Director of International Affairs, Trade Policy and Sustainable Development of the...

A conversation with Gary Born

On April 14th 2021, Ricardo Vásquez Urra held a conversation with Gary Born. You can access this dialogue in the link below. Some of the issues discussed were: arbitration v. litigation; the New York Convention, status quo v. potential amendments; updates of the IBA...

Francisca Tagle joins Vasquez Urra Abogados as Senior Associate

Francisca Tagle Mediavilla is the new addition to VUA – Vásquez Urra Abogados – who joins the firm as a Senior Associate in the Real Estate and Corporate areas of the firm. Francisca studied Law at the University of Chile and has been a lawyer since 2003....

An Appeal Mechanism in Investor‐State Arbitration

The Investor‐State Dispute Settlement System has been subject to increasing criticism. Questions about finality of the award, consistency, correctness, and predictability of the arbitration system have been raised. The public component of this international...

Stampa Abogados and Vásquez Urra, Spain-Chile Alliance

Stampa Abogados of Spain and Vásquez Urra Abogados of Chile have formed an alliance that will facilitate cross-border legal services for their clients and strategic collaboration in commercial arbitrations, national and international, investment arbitration and...