José Manuel García Represa is a partner at Dechert's Paris office. He is a specialist in international commercial and investment arbitration, with a particular focus on cases involving Europe and Latin America. Mr. García Represa has represented clients in disputes arising out of contracts and investment treaties in the telecommunications, electricity sector (generation and distribution), renewable energy, construction, oil & gas, food, and mining sectors. He has experience in cases involving multiple jurisdictions and procedural rules and has appeared before ICC, ICSID, GAFTA and ad hoc UNCITRAL arbitral tribunals. Mr. García Represa also serves as arbitrator.
Mr. García Represa is the President of the French chapter of the Club Español del Arbitraje (CEA). He was also a member of the recent ICC Task Force on Arbitration of Climate Change Related Disputes and teaches a specialization course on Energy Disputes at Paris II Assas University (LL.M. Assas World Arbitration and Disputes Settlement).