Santiago Noriega is an associate in the Corporate, Finance, and International Arbitration groups.
Mr. Noriega focuses primarily on the design and implementation of mergers and acquisitions transactions, the formation of joint ventures, general financial and banking law, as well as antitrust matters. He also advises clients in connection with debt restructurings, global securities offerings and private placements.
Further to his commercial practice, Mr. Noriega’s represents States and State-owned entities in investment treaty disputes. He has experience in proceedings pursuant to the rules of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA).
Prior to joining Curtis, Mr. Noriega completed two years of pro bono service at the Division of Legal Studies of the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), where he worked in strategic litigation. In this role, he prepared for criminal cases brought before the local courts of Mexico City, Guanajuato, and Mexico’s Supreme Court of Justice (Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación).