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Alexandra von Wobeser

Of Counsel


Alexandra is a Mexican and US-trained international attorney who focuses her practice on international commercial arbitration, investor-State arbitration, mediation and conciliation. Alexandra has participated in the representation of parties in international disputes involving bilateral and multilateral investment treaties, hydrocarbons, mining, sovereign debt, and pharmaceutical industry disputes among other subjects. She has also participated in international human rights matters before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights and in pro bono cases involving sexual trafficking, sexual freedom, protection of journalists and freedom of speech. Alexandra is Private Mediator No. 455 before the Alternative Justice Center of the Superior Justice Tribunal of Mexico City.


Main Practices

Alexandra von Wobeser is engaged in the following practice areas:


Languages

Spanish, English. Conversational French and German.

Education, Professional Affiliations and Academic Activities

She obtained her Law Degree (J.D.), thesis suma cum laude, Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico City (2009).

She obtained her Master of Laws Degree (LL.M.), honors, Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago (2013).

Private Mediator No. 455 before the Alternative Justice Center of the Superior Justice Tribunal of Mexico City (2016).

Clerk for the 12th District Judge on Civil Matters in Mexico City (2005).

International Associate, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, New York, (2013-2015).

Member of the Advisory Board of the Women´s Forum for the Economy and Society Mexico (2015- to date).

Member of the Editorial Board of Grupo Mundo Ejecutivo (2016- to date).

Vice president of the International Chamber of Commerce Mexico Mediation Committee (2017-2019).

Recognitions

Who's Who Legal Mexico 2017, Who's Who Legal Mexico Arbitration 2016, Who's Who Legal Arbitration Future Leaders 2016, Rising Talent - Women's Forum for the Economy and Society 2015.

Pro Bono and Diversity

Actively involved in the firm’s Pro Bono activities and member of VWYS’s Diversity Committee.