Jorge López Fung, a Peruvian-qualified lawyer and US permanent resident, is an associate in our International Dispute Resolution Practice, based in the Miami office. He has been a senior associate of well-known international arbitration practices and has more than 12 years of experience in dispute resolution. He advises and represents clients in international commercial arbitrations in civil-commercial, energy, construction (including disputes related to FIDIC and NEC contracts), mining, transportation, telecommunications, corporate (disputes related to M&A, joint ventures and shareholders agreements) and contracts with the state, among others. He drafts and implements preventive measures to avoid commercial and investment conflicts. He has vast experience in high- and medium-complexity cases in Latin America, Europe and the US; as well as this, he has participated in more than 40 arbitrations in different seats, such as London, Miami, New York, Santiago and Lima.
Jorge has participated in ad hoc arbitrations under United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) rules, as well as in cases before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Arbitration Center of the Lima Chamber of Commerce (LCC), Arbitration Center of the American Chamber of Commerce of Peru (AmCham Peru) and Center for Arbitration and Dispute Resolution of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (CARC PUCP), among others. He also has extensive experience in the examination of witnesses and legal experts (in various areas of law), as well as technical experts (in performance and delays, among others) and economic experts (in valuation of damages and extension of times). In addition, he has experience in emergency arbitration, dispute boards and ex aequo et bono arbitration.
Jorge is professor of arbitration and dispute resolution courses at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP) and Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC). He actively participates in arbitration conferences and has several academic papers published in renowned national journals.
In addition to his LL.M. and J.D. studies, he is a specialist in “International Commercial and Investment Arbitration” at American University Washington College of Law (United States) and Universidad del Pacífico; specialist in “Administrative Law” at UPC, program in which he obtained “First Place”; as well as “Energy Management and Supervision” at PUCP.
His working languages are Spanish and English.