Rodrigo Barradas
Associate

Phone:+52 (55) 5258-1077
rbarradas@vwys.com.mx

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Phone:+52 (55) 5258-1077
rbarradas@vwys.com.mx

  • Practices
  • Education & Experience
    • Law Degree (J.D. equivalent), magna cum laude, Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico City. Recipient of the “best thesis of the year” award.
    • Master of Laws Degree (LL.M.), Harvard Law School, Massachusetts. During this time, he was Vice-president of the Harvard International Arbitration Law Students Association (HIALSA).
    • Specialized course on Public International Law, The Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague, Netherlands.
    • Diploma in International Arbitration, Escuela Libre de Derecho and International Chamber of Commerce, Mexico City.
    • Foreign attorney, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP, New York.
    • Admitted to practice in Mexico and New York.
  • Affiliations & Academic Activities
    • Member of the Mexican Bar Association.
    • Member of the International Chamber of Commerce, Young Arbitrators Forum.
    • Member of the Young International Arbitration Group of the London Court of International Arbitration.
    • Member of the International Centre for Dispute Resolution Y&I.
    • Member of the Young Singapore International Arbitration Centre.
    • Member of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration Young Practitioners Group.
    • Member of the Mexican Arbitration Center/Chamber of Commerce of Mexico City, Young Arbitrators Practitioners Forum.
    • Member of the HK 45 – Hong Kong International Arbitration Center.
    • Member of the Swiss Arbitration Association.
    • Member of the Austrian Arbitration Association.
    • Member of the International Law Association.
    • Secretary, Arbitration Committee of the Mexican Bar Association (2016-2017).
    • Professor of International Arbitration, Universidad La Salle, Mexico City (2017).
    • Assistant Professor of International Litigation, Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico City.
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  • Languages
    • Spanish and English.
  • Rodrigo is an Associate at Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C. with experience in bankruptcy and restructuring, civil and commercial litigation, commercial arbitration, constitutional amparo and administrative proceedings, investor-state arbitration and public works arbitration.

    Rodrigo has been involved in various high-profile international arbitrations under the rules of the leading arbitral institutions. In litigation, he has several years of experience appearing before Mexican courts, at both a local and federal level, in various types of litigation proceedings, particularly in commercial law-related disputes. He has thorough experience in obtaining and challenging interim measures, as well as enforcing foreign judgments and arbitral awards. In his Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice, he has participated in many complex bankruptcy proceedings, as well as in cross-border insolvency proceedings, advising both creditors and debtors. He has also been involved in pro bono cases representing vulnerable immigrant groups, refugees, and asylum seekers, as well as in cases involving discrimination.