Camilo’s practice focuses on the
litigation and arbitration of complex international commercial and
investor-state disputes. Recognized as a leading international arbitration
lawyer by Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, Chambers USA, Legal 500 and LatinVex, he
is particularly regarded for his keen understanding of Latin American commercial
arbitrations, advising clients in disputes across the region.
Chambers Latin America reports that "Camilo is a
sophisticated thinker, a great strategist and a really trusted adviser. He's a
detailed, meticulous and an excellent lawyer. "It also reports that he is "business savvy, "adding that "he takes a
commercial approach to issues, which drives a sensible result. "Chambers Global cites clients who describe him as "very
intelligent" and "a very competent professional. "Chambers
USA describes him as a "very smart" attorney who is "charismatic
and knows the deal."
Camilo has handled numerous international commercial
arbitration matters under the various international arbitration rules, including
AAA/ICDR, ICSID, UNCITRAL, ICC and in a variety of forums, including the U.S.
and the UK. He also has substantial experience handling disputes under
investment treaties and disputes related to oil & gas as well as large
In addition, Camilo represents clients
before U.S. state and federal courts in litigation related to arbitration
issues, including the enforcement of awards, applications to obtain evidence in
aid of arbitration, and seeking preliminary relief. An experienced New York
litigator who holds a law degree from a civil law jurisdiction in South
America, Camilo provides added value to clients concerning civil law or the
intricacies of Latin America-centred disputes.