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Gonzalo Ardila Bermejo

Partner

Head of Litigation and Arbitration 

Education

Degree in Law, Salamanca University (1999)

Professional career

Trainee lawyer at the Legal Department of the Telecommunications Market Commission. CITIUS Scholarship Program (May-August 2000)
Lawyer at the firm Belzuz Abogados. Civil and Private Law (March-May, 2000)
Preparation of the competitive state examinations to access the State Attorneys Corps (June 1999- March 2000)

Specialisation

Civil litigation and commercial arbitration
Joined Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in 2000, with total dedication to civil litigation and arbitration for the last ten years. Has represented clients in complex litigation with high claims before the Spanish Courts, in local arbitrations (Corte Civil y Mercantil de Arbitraje —CIMA—, Corte de Arbitraje de la Cámara de Comercio de Madrid, Tribunal Arbitral de Barcelona —TAB—) and international ones (Intenational Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce   —ICC—; International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes —ICSID—)

Teaching

Professor of Civil Procedural Law in the Master of Private Law of the Madrid Bar Association.
Professor of Civil and Litigation Procedural Law in the practicum of ICADE.
Professor of Civil and Litigation Procedural Law in the “Curso de Iniciación a la Profesión de Abogado” of Gómez-Acebo & Pombo, Abogados, S. L. P.
Professor of Civil Procedural Law in the Master of Business Law of the Fundación Carolina (course 2005-2006).
Professor of Civil Procedural Law in the Master of International Business Law of the CEU Business School (course 2005-2006 and course 2009-2010).

Membership of professional bodies and associations

Madrid Bar Association
Spanish Arbitration Club (Club Español del Arbitraje)

Languages

Spanish
English

Industries

Infrastructure

Acknowledgments

  • 2019
  • 2018

Best Lawyers 2019 (since 2012). Litigation

The Legal 500 2019. Dispute Resolution

‘supportive at all times’

Best Lawyers 2018 (since 2012). Litigation

Chambers Europe 2018. Dispute Resolution Up and coming

Chambers Global 2018. Intellectual Property – Spain