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Pablo Debuchy

Associate Lawyer, Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown

Prof. Pablo Debuchy is the senior associate in charge of the corporate department of the Gross Brown Law Firm. He has extensive experience in the areas of corporate law, banking law, contracts, mergers and acquisitions, international law, administrative law, arbitration and procedural law. His experience in the public service as delegate solicitor at the Solicitor General’s Office of the Republic (2014-2017) granted him a broad vision and understanding of the national regulatory framework and public institutions, which is also reflected in his work as professor and author of several research articles with international recognition.

He is currently an assistant professor of Constitutional law and Contracts, and head professor of Legal English, at the Catholic University of Asunción, and associate professor of Private International Law at the Judicial School of Paraguay and the Association of Magistrates of Paraguay.

He is the author of several research articles on dispute resolution and integration law, including “The complementary mechanism of ICSID and its relevance for foreign investment”, published in the UCA Legal Review (2013) , “Beyond the political crisis- MERCOSUR and the need for restructuring”, in “La Ley” Review (2013), “Should an international court in charge of the review of arbitral awards be created?”, awarded with the Laureate of the Year Award of the International Academy for Arbitration Law (2016), and “The Vienna Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods in the context of MERCOSUR: A tool for greater integration?”, published in the Journal of the Permanent Court of Review of MERCOSUR (2017).

Prof. Debuchy graduated with honors at the Catholic University of Asunción (2010). In addition, he obtained the title of Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Legal Practice and the Certificate of European Studies of IE Law School in Madrid, Spain (2012), the Postgraduate Diploma in Global Law of Fundaçao Getulio Vargas in Sao Paulo, Brazil (2012), and was awarded with the Laureate of the Year Award from the International Arbitration Academy in Paris, France (2016).

Experience

  • Senior Associate, Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown
  • Delegate Solicitor, Solicitor General’s Office of the Republic
  • Professor of Law, Catholic University of Asunción
  • Professor of Law, Judicial School of Paraguay

Education

  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Legal Practice, IE Law School
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Global Law, Fundaçao Getulio Vargas
  • Law Degree, Catholic University of Asunción