Juan Jorge is an associate in the International Arbitration Group. His practice focuses on a wide range of complex and high-value investment and commercial arbitration procedures.

Juan teaches Private international law and Commercial arbitration at the University of Buenos Aires Law School, where he also coaches its teams in commercial and investment arbitration moot competitions since 2019.

He has authored more than 10 publications related to international arbitration.

During 2020-2022, Juan was a founding member of the executive committee of Argentina Very Young Arbitration Practitioners (AVYAP).

Prior to joining Curtis, he worked as an associate at an Argentine law firm.

Publications

The Sound of Silence: Some Notes on What Article 3 of the Argentine International Commercial Arbitration Law does Not Say, elDial (May 24, 2022)

“Argentina”, in Pathological Arbitration Clauses in Latin America (Fundación de Cultura Universitaria, February 2022) (co-author)

Scope of Application of the Argentinean International Commercial Arbitration Law, Diario La Ley (November 11, 2021)

Literature in Law: About the Pey Casado Saga, Diario La Ley - Suplemento Innovación & Derecho (June 15, 2021) (co-author)

Artificial Intelligence in Decision-Making: Towards Arbitral Determinism?, Diario La Ley (February 14, 2020) (co-author)

Could an Arbitral Award Rendered by AI Systems be Recognized or Enforced? Analysis from the Perspective of Public Policy, Kluwer Arbitration Blog (February 6, 2020) (co-author)

New Technologies at the Benefit of International Arbitration Professionals?, Cartas Blogatorias (December 10, 2019) (co-author)

Adhesion Contracts and Arbitration in Argentina: A New Case Ruling, Kluwer Arbitration Blog (September 24, 2019) (co-author)

“Prague Rules: A Novel Soft Law Endorsement of the Power of Arbitrators in International Arbitration?”, in Revista Derecho Comercial y de las Obligaciones (La Ley, February 2019) (co-author)

Launch of the Prague Rules: New Soft Law to Govern Arbitration Proceedings, Cartas Blogatorias (January 7, 2019)

Languages

Spanish

English

Education

Université de Genève, Geneva Center for International Dispute Settlements (CIDS), Latin American International Arbitration Course (LAIAC)

American University, Washington College of Law, Center on International Commercial Arbitration, Specialized Summer Program on International Commercial Arbitration

University of Buenos Aires, Law Degree, with honors. Distinction as "Outstanding Student" of the University of Buenos Aires.

Admitted to Practice

Buenos Aires

Membership

Asociación Argentina de Derecho Internacional (AADI)

Asociación Americana de Derecho Internacional Privado (ASADIP)

Argentina Young Arbitration Practitioners (AYAP)

Young ICSID

Young ICCA

Bar Association of the City of Buenos Aires

Juan Jorge is an associate in the International Arbitration Group. His practice focuses on a wide range of complex and high-value investment and commercial arbitration procedures.