Chambers Global:

"Hard-working and rigorous lawyer. His work is impeccable and well thought through"

 

FRANCISCO BLAVI | Partner

Education

  • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Law School (2008)

  • Columbia University, Master of Laws (2015)

 

Academic Activities

  • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile:
    Professor of Civil Procedure (since 2016)
    Professor of the Arbitration Seminar (since 2017)
    Professor of Economic Analysis of Law (2012 - 2014)

     

  • Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez:
    Professor of Procedural Law (2012 - 2014)

    Professor of Civil Law (2013)

     

  • Universidad de Chile:
    Assistant Professor of International Commercial Arbitration (2011)

 

Awards

  • Highlighted in litigation by Chambers and Partners

  • Highlighted in litigation by The Legal 500

  • Highlighted in litigation by Leading Lawyers

  • Parker School Recognition in International and Comparative Law

  • Fulbright Scholar

  • Becas Chile Scholarship
     

Membership

  • Chilean Bar Association

  • Member of the Commission for the Administration of Justice and Procedural Reform of the Chilean Bar Association

  • Regional Representative of the LCIA Young International Arbitration Group

  • ICDR Young & International

  • ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

 

Publications and Speaking Engagements

  • Drawing a Line to Public Policy in International Commercial Arbitration, CIArb Journal of Arbitration, Mediation and Dispute Management, Sweet & Maxwell

  • A Case in Favor of Publicly Available Awards in International Commercial Arbitration, International Business Law Journal, Thompson Reuters

  • Class Actions in International Commercial Arbitration, Fordham International Law Journal. Co-author

  • New Ideas For The Old Expectation Of Becoming an Attractive Arbitral Seat, University of Iowa Journal of Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems. Co-author

  • Santiago as a Seat for International Commercial Arbitration. Co-author

  • Towards a Uniform Regulation of Third Party Funding in International Arbitration, International Arbitration Law Review, Sweet & Maxwell

  • The Role of Arbitral Precedent in International Commercial Arbitration, Resolved Journal of Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • The Burden of Proof in International Commercial Arbitration: Are we Allowed to Adjust the Scales?, UC Hastings International and Comparative Law Review. Co-author

  • It's About Time to Regulate Third Party Funding, Kluwer Arbitration Blog

  • Dispute Resolution Review: Chile, Law Business Research Ltd. Co-author

  • Speaker at the Symposium on International Arbitration organized by Fordham University School of Law

  • Speaker at the Symposium on Arbitration organized by ICC Chile

 

Areas of Practice

  • Domestic and international arbitration

  • Civil and Commercial litigation
     

Formerly

  • White & Case LLP, Paris (2015)

  • Pellegrini & Urrutia Abogados (2010-2013)

  • Bofill Mir & Álvarez Jana  (2009-2010)

 

Languages:

  • Spanish, English and French

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