Foley Hoag Partner Kenneth Figueroa to Participate in Online Conference Sponsored by Libertad Chamber of Commerce

June 9, 2020

Foley Hoag LLP partner Kenneth Juan Figueroa will be a featured speaker in an online conference titled “Arbitration and Force Majeure: Implications on International Investment Disputes” sponsored and organized by the Libertad Chamber of Commerce in Peru. 

The conference, which will also be streamed live via Facebook, brings together major arbitration practitioners from Peru and the United State  to discuss investment arbitration in general and concerns relating to increased investment disputes resulting from measures to address the COVID pandemic. Figueroa, in particular, will focus on State defenses in investment disputes arising during times of crisis and reflect upon the future of investment arbitration in light of COVID pandemic. 

As a member of the firm’s International Litigation & Arbitration Department, Figueroa focuses on international disputes, particularly on Investor-State matters, commercial and construction arbitration, and litigation.

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