Fernando Sanquírico Pittevil

SUMMARY PROFILE

Fernando Sanquirico Pittevil focuses his practice in Alternative Dispute Resolution, Corporate, and Administrative matters.

Fernando has represented private parties in Investments, Domestic and International Arbitrations, before national and international Arbitration Centers, and  conducted successful negotiations for the settlement of international arbitration matters and disputes between companies and States.

Fernando has advised companies on how to structure and protect both national and international investments, offering support regarding the evaluation of possible risks during the development of said investments.

He has also participated in transactions involving sale of assets, acquisitions, spinoffs and due diligences, and other corporate matters. In addition, he has advised companies and individuals on the application of international sanctions and the risks that they entail.

Before joining InterJuris Abogados, he worked as an Associate at an international law firm in Venezuela, and in the Legal Department of a leading Venezuelan bank.

Mr. Sanquirico is professor of Civil Law in Universidad Central de Venezuela, Universidad Católica Andrés Bello and Universidad Monteávila; and also professor of Roman Law History at Universidad Católica Andrés Bello. In his academic career, he has been invited to teach the International Arbitration subject in the Procedural Law Specialization at Universidad Central de Venezuela. He is currently the Director of the Research and Studies Center for Dispute Resolution of the Universidad Monteávila. He is also the Academic Coordinator of the Advanced Studies Program on Arbitration in the Universidad Monteavila.

PUBLICATIONS

  • Co-Author of Restructuring and Insolvency Venezuelan chapter for the Global Restructuring Review 2019
  • Co-Author of Insolvency Q&A: Venezuela for the Chambers Global Practice Guides. Insolvency 2019
  • Author of La (hiper)inflación y sus efectos sobre las deudas de dinero. Un enfoque sobre la imprevisión en Venezuela for the Revista de Derecho Mercantil N° 1, of Sociedad Venezolana de Derecho Mercantil.
  • Author of Indicios y Presunciones como Elementos de Certeza Procesal y Legal, for Revista Venezolana de Legislación y Jurisprudencia N˚ 5 Homenaje a Fernando Parra
  • Author of El Principio expressio unius est exclusio alterius en el artículo 185 del CC y la Sentencia de la Sala Constitucional del TSJ Correa Rampersad for the editionn N° 12 of Derecho y Sociedad, revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Jurídicas y Políticas de la Universidad Monteávila
  • Author of Las Facultades (i)limitadas de la Asamblea Nacional Constituyente según la Constitución de la República, for Estudios sobre la Asamblea Nacional Constituyente y su inconstitucional convocatoria en 2017. Editorial Jurídica Venezolana

RECOGNITIONS

  • Winner of the “Premio Academia De Ciencias Políticas y Sociales”, promoted by la Academia de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales de Venezuela