Senior Associate

Practice areas
  • Litigation
  • Juris Doctor by Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (valedictorian; summa cum laude)
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), Yale Law School, United States, 2019 (honors in all graded courses)
  • The International Academy for Arbitration Law, France, 2015
  • The Hague Academy of International Law, Netherlands, 2018



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Fabio Núñez del Prado is a Peruvian qualified lawyer graduated from the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, valedictorian and summa cum laude. He did an LL.M. at Yale Law School where he received honors in all graded courses and was editor of the Yale Journal of International Law. Fabio is a senior associate at the Firm, where he specializes in commercial and investment arbitration, and he performs his duties remotely from Washington D.C. In addition, he has attended the Hague Academy of International Law and Arbitration Academy in Paris.

Fabio is a qualified lawyer in Peru, Special Legal Consultant in Washington D.C. and has passed the New York Bar Examination. In addition to his professional experience at the firm, he has undertaken internships at the ICC International Court of Arbitration (Paris) and at the WilmerHale (London), and has been an associate at the international arbitration group of Uría Menéndez (Madrid), as well as the international arbitration practice of Clifford Chance (Washington DC). Fabio has participated in arbitrations administered by the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the ICC International Court of Arbitration (ICC), the International Center for Dispute Resolution of the American Arbitration Association (ICDR), the Madrid Court of Arbitration (CAM) and the Lima Chamber of Commerce (CCL). Additionally, he has participated in emergency arbitration procedures, dispute boards, annulment procedures and international mediations. Fabio is Co-Chair and North American representative of the Spanish Arbitration Club under 40 and a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb).

Fabio has also been a professor of courses related to arbitration, civil law and commercial law at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, the Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas and the Universidad Científica del Sur. He has published articles in Latin American, American and European law journals, and has also won the CIArb New York Branch Articles Competition. The international ranking Legal 500 has pointed out that Fabio “has a very interesting future in the field of international arbitration.” He is author of the books “Demystifying Myths”, “The Tragedy of Consent” and co-author of “Paper Justice”. Fabio is a former member of the THĒMIS Board of Directors and the Derecho PUCP Editorial Council.

He is fluent in Spanish and English, and has knowledge of French.