Berdion-Del Valle

Fernando Berdion-Del Valle

Associate
New York

I help clients navigate complex commercial disputes with public policy dimensions in both litigation and arbitration.

Fernando Berdion-Del Valle focuses his practice on complex commercial disputes in energy, technology, and professional services. He has significant experience working for private-sector clients in cross-border litigation and investigations, especially for multinational firms with presences in Latin America.

In addition, Fernando maintains an active pro-bono practice, focusing on advising clients in U.S. immigration-related proceedings. He is admitted to practice in the State of Texas.

Education

  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 2020
  • Harvard Kennedy School, M.P.P., 2014
  • Harvard College, A.B., 2008

Bar and Court Admissions

BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Texas

Languages

  • Spanish

Experience

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • Fellow, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard University (2014-2016)

Publications

  • Co-author (with Prof. Kathryn Sikkink), “(Re)discovering Duties: Individual Responsibility in the Age of Rights,” 26 Minn. J. Int'l L. 189 (2017).
  • Co-author (with John Murray) IPO, Then What? blog, “ESG Enforcement Actions Underscore SEC Focus on Public Company and Investment Adviser Disclosure”

Honors & Involvement

  • Submissions Chair, Stanford Journal of International Law, Vol. 56