Nicolás Vassallo is a partner of Apparcel Uriarte & Vassallo Abogados since November 2017. His practice areas are national an international litigation an arbitration. Nicolás has broad expertise in dispute resolution regarding international law, construction, stakeholders’ disputes, energy, insurance, real estate, mining, amongst other variety of matters. Prior joining Apparcel Uriarte & Vassallo, Nicolás was a senior associate at one of the most prestigious law firms in Chile, and also worked at two Law Firms in the United Kingdom.
Nicolás studied Law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica of Chile, and was admitted to the bar in Chile in 2012. He holds an LL.M. in International Law from the University College of London (UK).
Nicolás is a member of the Roster of Arbitrators of the Santiago’s Court of Appeal. He is also a member of the Chilean Society of International Law. Nicolás teaches Public International Law at the Del Desarrollo University and Finis Terrae University (Chile).
Cube Infrastructure Fund SICAV v. Reino de España (CIADI, Caso N° ARB/15/20). In Revista de Direito Internacional – Brazilian Journal of International Law, of the UniCEUB – Centro Universitário de Brasília.
Ley de cambio climático para Chile. With Professor Raúl Campusano. In Actualidad Jurídica, Del Desarrollo University’s legal journal, N° 40, July 2019, p. 149.
La improcedencia del recurso de queja en arbitrajes internacionales y su relación con el principio de intervención mínima. With Maximiliano Silva Hanisch. In Lexlatin.
La reactivación del TPP y su solución de controversias: ¿un mecanismo nuevo y riesgoso? In El Mercurio Legal.
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