Katherine González Arrocha

Katherine González Arrocha
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Katherine González Arrocha is a Panamanian lawyer who specialises in international dispute resolution. She currently acts as director for the Americas for Arbitration and ADR of the ICC International Court of Arbitration based in Panama City (Republic of Panama). She joined the ICC International Court of Arbitration in Paris in 1996, where she was entrusted with the responsibility to manage arbitration cases in the Ibero-American team. In 2004, she was appointed as secretary for the ICC commission on arbitration and senior counsel for ICC dispute resolution services.

She also works as an independent practitioner. In this capacity, she has acted as president, co-arbitrator and secretary of arbitral tribunals in diverse institutional arbitration proceedings as well as ad hoc proceedings under the UNCITRAL Rules. She has also acted as a sole member of a dispute board under a FIDIC model contract of a major project in Central America. 

She is vice president of the Latin American Association of Arbitration (ALarb) and member of the global steering committee of the Equal Representation in Arbitration (ERA) Pledge.

She has frequently lectured at universities, workshops and conferences on international dispute resolution throughout the world, and she is the author of several articles. 

She holds a law degree from the Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua in Panama, and a postgraduate degree in arbitration and alternative dispute resolution from Sorbonne Panthéon-Assas (París II).

She is fluent in Spanish, English and French.

WWL says: The highly skilled Katherine González Arrocha is internationally recognised as an expert in arbitration.

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