Pablo T Spiller is a senior consultant at Compass Lexecon. He is also the Jeffrey A Jacobs distinguished professor (emeritus) of business and technology at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley; research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research; and the former president of the International Society for New Institutional Economics. Prior to this he was at LECG, which he joined in 1993, where he was the co-chair of the international arbitration practice group.
Dr Spiller has written extensively on regulatory, antitrust, and institutional issues, having published more than 100 academic articles and several books on those issues. Dr Spiller has extensive consulting and expert testimony experience. He has consulted on issues of regulation and antitrust for private businesses, governments and international organisations, and testified as expert in more than 120 international arbitration and litigation cases, involving both treaty and contractual disputes rendering opinions on damage assessment, contract interpretation and regulatory conduct in a variety of sectors. He has also ample experience in political risk insurance, property valuation and shareholder disputes. He has testified in jurisdictions such as the ICSID, ICC, LCIA and AAA, involving investments in countries such as Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Guatemala, Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Poland, the Philippines, Russia, Senegal, Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, the United States and Venezuela.
Dr Spiller has been co-editor and editor-in-chief of the Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, and associate editor of various academic journals. Dr Spiller was also an elected member of the board of directors of the American Law and Economics Association.
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