Javier Echeverri

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Javier Echeverri

Javier Echeverri Díaz focuses his practice on international arbitration and international litigation, specifically Latin American and investor-state dispute resolution matters. Mr. Echeverri Díaz has extensive experience representing companies in large domestic arbitrations, complex commercial litigations and cassation appellation proceedings before the Supreme Court of Justice of Colombia. His complex commercial litigation experience spans both the infrastructure and energy sectors.

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Echeverri Díaz worked with two different Colombian law firms.

Additionally, Mr. Echeverri Díaz is a founding partner of the Colombia Debate League.

Experience
  • A South American State entity in a commercial arbitration against a Chinese company in a dispute related to a concession contract for a maritime port as well as in the annulment, recognition, and enforcement proceedings.
  • A South American State in an investment dispute under UNCITRAL Rules regarding the concession of the three international airports in the country.
  • A South American State in an investment dispute under UNCITRAL Rules regarding the development of a mining project.
  • A Latin American State and a State entity in two commercial arbitrations under the ICC Rules regarding a dispute with private investors in the electric sector.
Education
  • Universidad del Rosario, 2014
Admissions
  • *Admitted in Colombia only
Languages
  • Spanish
  • English
  • French
Memberships
  • International Academy for Arbitration Law - Alumnus