Foley Hoag Partner Kenneth Figueroa to Participate in XII International Arbitration Congress
April 25, 2018
Foley Hoag LLP partner Kenneth Figueroa will be a panelist at the XII International Arbitration Congress, taking place in Lima, Peru April 25-27. The Congress is organized by the Arbitration Institute of Peru (IPA-Instituto Peruano de Arbitraje), the Andean Community and the Peruvian Chapter of the Club Español de Arbitraje. The annual event features several prominent practitioners and scholars from throughout Latin America discussing an array of topics relating to international arbitration.
Figueroa’s panel will address the issue of confidentiality and transparency in commercial and investor-state arbitration. Panelists will also discuss whether or not arbitration centers should publish appointments of arbitrators.
Figueroa is a member of Foley Hoag’s International Litigation and Arbitration Practice. His practice focuses on international disputes, particularly on investor-State matters, commercial arbitration, and sovereign representation. Figueroa primarily represents foreign States and State-owned entities before U.S. federal courts and international arbitral tribunals, including those established under the auspices of the ICSID, ICC and ICDR.
The Peruvian Institute of Arbitration (IPA) is recognized as a leading institution in Latin America for its renowned efforts to disseminate arbitral practice as an efficient dispute resolution mechanism in Peru and Latin America.
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