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Xavier Andrade Cadena /Partner
Xavier Andrade is a partner at Andrade Veloz. He specializes in Arbitration, International Transactions, and Competition (Antitrust) law. He worked with the International Transactions Department of Holland & Knight in Washington, D.C., and also with the Arbitration Department of the Dechert firm in Paris. Currently, Xavier is a professor of Economic Analysis of Law at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito and member of the Board of Directors of the Ecuadorian Mining Chamber.
 
 

“He has a profound knowledge of academic issues, as well as practical execution. He's highly dedicated, a good negotiator and understands both commercial and legal implications like any top US M&A lawyer.”

"Sophisticated, knowledgeable and effective."

"very erudite and very diligent with very good legal judgement, which is always very well supported."

“Widely respected for his international arbitration expertise.”

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Education

  • Master of Arts (M.A.) in Economics for Competition Law, King’s College London, UK (2014).
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), McGill University, Canada (2002).
  • LL.B. and J.D., Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (2001).

Teaching

  • Professor of Economic Analysis of Law, San Francisco de Quito University (2017-current).
  • Professor of Competition Law, San Francisco de Quito University (2016).
  • Professor of International Commercial Transactions (M&A), San Francisco de Quito University (2010-current).
  • Professor of International Commercial Arbitration, San Francisco de Quito University (2010-2013), 
  • Professor of International Arbitration, Andina Simón Bolívar University (2011-2014)
  • Professor of International Commercial Arbitration, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (2003-2009).

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English
  • French


Publications
2001-01-15
Revista Ruptura de la Facultad de Jurisprudencia de la PUCE
Annulment of Arbitral Awards - 2001 (text in spanish)
2002-01-20
McGill University
Contractual Expansion of Judicial Review of Arbitral Awards: An International View - 2002
2005-10-25
Revista de Derecho Internacional y del MERCOSUR, Buenos Aires
Advantages of International Arbitration: An Ecuadorian Perspective - 2005 (text in spanish)
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