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Click here to enlarge.   Andrés RIGO IAI Member   
7002 Beechwood Drive
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
USA
Tel: +1.240.604.9037
Fax: +1.240.465.0799
arigo@rigo.net

 
 
Languages   Spanish, Catalan (native); English, French (fluent); Italian, Portuguese (good working knowledge)
   
Nationality   Spain
   
Bar Admission   Madrid - 2000
   
Education   Cambridge University (PhD International Law - 1971); Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (Diploma in International Relations - 1968);Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Licenciado en Derecho - 1966)
   
Academic  
Position  
Assistant Professor of Public International Law - Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (1971-72); Visiting Professor of Law - Tulane University Law School (2002); Lecturer - The Hague Academy of International Law (2004); Visiting Fellow - Oxford University, All Souls College (2006-2007); Honorory Lecturer CEPMLP - Dundee University (2007 - 2010)
   
Experience  
as Arbitrator  
Chair and member of the tribunal in international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) and under the aegis of the ICC, ICSID and AAA; Mediator in several disputes between private parties and States; Member, ICSID Panel of arbitrators (appointed by Spain)
   
Experience  
as Counsel  
Counsel, Assistant General Counsel, and Deputy General Counsel of the World Bank (1973-2000); Legal adviser to the Spanish (1975) and the Venezuelan (1972-73) governments on issues of international law
   
Awards  
Rendered  
• ICSID Case No. ARB/13/28, Transglobal Green Energy, LLC and Transglobal Green Energy de Panama, S.A. v. The Republic of Panama, Award, 2 June 2016 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/12/8, MNSS B.V. and Recupero Credito Acciaio, Award, 4 May 2016 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No ARB/10/5, Tidewater Inc. et al v. The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Decision on Jurisdiction, 8 Feb 2013 (full text ITA English)(full text ITA Spanish)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/08/18, Malicorp Limited v. The Arab Republic of Egypt, Decision on the Application for Annulment of Malicorp Limited, 3 July 2013 (full English text ITA) (full French text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/07/23, Railroad Development Corporation v. Republic of Guatemala, Decision on Claimant's Request for Supplementation and Rectification of Award, 18 Jan. 2013 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/07/23, Railroad Development Corporation (RDC) v. Republic of Guatemala, Award, 29 June 2012 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/07/23, Railroad Development Corp v. Republic of Guatemala, Second Decision on Objections to Jurisdiction, 18 May 2010 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/07/23, Railroad Development Corp v. Republic of Guatemala, Decision on Jurisdiction, 17 Nov 2008 (full text ITA) (excerpts Kluwer)

• UNCITRAL Case, National Grid PLC v. The Argentine Republic, Award, 3 November 2008 (full text ITA English)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/07/23, Railroad Development Corp v. Republic of Guatemala, Decision on Provisional Measures, 15 Oct 2008 (full text ITA) (excerpts Kluwer)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/02/8, Siemens A.G. v. Argentine Republic, Award, 6 Feb. 2007 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/01/12, Azurix Corp. v. Argentine Republic, Award, 14 Jul. 2006 (full text ITA)

• UNCITRAL Case, National Grid PLC v. The Argentine Republic, Decision on Jurisdiction, 20 June 2006 (full text ITA English) (full text ITA Spanish)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/02/8, Siemens AG v. Argentine Republic, Decision on Jurisdiction, 3 Aug 2004 (full text ITA) (excerpts Kluwer)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/01/7, MTD Equity Sdn Bhd v. Republic of Chile, Award, 25 May 2004 (full text ITA) (excerpts Kluwer)
   
Publications  
Relating to  
Arbitration  
• Investment Treaty Arbitration - Judging Under Uncertainty (Cambridge University Press, 2012)

• "Investment and Economic Development. The World Bank Connection," in Liber Amicorum Bernardo Cremades 1033 (M.A. Fernandez-Ballesteros and D. Arias eds., La Ley, 2010)

• "Precedent in Investment Treaty Arbitration," in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer 830 (OUP, 2009)

• "La noción de inversión protegida," in Arbitraje Internacional - Tensiones Actuales 3 (F. Mantilla-Serrano ed., Legis, 2007)

• "Introduction to Investor-State Arbitration. A Case Study: Wena Hotels Limited (Wena) v. Arab Republic of Egypt," in The Legal Practice in International Law and European Community Law - A Spanish Perspective 205 (C. Jiménez Piernas ed., M. Nijhoff, 2007)

• "Arbitraje de inversión [Investment Arbitration]," in Comentario a la ley de Arbitrage 779 (A. de Martin and S. Herrero eds., Marcial Pons, 2006)

• "Process Integrity and Institutional Independence in International Organizations: The Inspection Panel and the Sanctions Committee of the World Bank," in International Dispute Settlement 165 (L. Boisson de Chazournes, C. Romano & R. Mackenzie eds., Transnational Publishers, 2002)
   

 
   
 
 
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