Patricia Saiz González

Professor of International Arbitration and Director of International Relations at ESADE Business & Law School

Prof. Patricia Saiz is a lecturer of commercial and investment arbitration at ESADE Law School, a professor at the CIDS/MIDS and a lecturer at Columbia Law School’s U.S. Business Law Academy. She is also a regular guest speaker at Harvard Law School. She acts as president, party-appointed and sole arbitrator in domestic and international arbitrations. She is also a member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration. Before becoming an arbitrator, she practiced as counsel in the U.S. for more than 10 years. During that time, she represented numerous multinationals and governments in international commercial, investor-state and state-to-state arbitrations. She is trained both in common law (LL.M. at Harvard Law School) and civil law (J.D. equivalent at ESADE Law School), and she is admitted to practice in New York, Washington D.C. and Spain.