Alexandra is a Mexican and US-trained international attorney who focuses her practice on international commercial and investor-State arbitration. Alexandra has participated in the representation of parties in international disputes involving bilateral investment treaties, oil and mining ventures, sovereign debt, and pharmaceutical industry disputes among other subjects. She has also participated in international human rights matters before the Interamerican Court of Human Rights and in pro bono cases involving sexual trafficking, sexual freedom, protection of journalists and freedom of expression.
Education & Experience
Law Degree (J.D.), thesis suma cum laude, Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico City.
Master of Laws Degree (LL.M.), honors, Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago.
Private Mediator No. 455 before the Alternative Justice Center of the Superior Justice Tribunal of Mexico City.
Clerk for the 12th District Judge on Civil Matters in Mexico City.
International Associate, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, New York.
Affiliations & Academic Activities
Advisory Board of the Women´s Forum for the Economy and Society Mexico (2015- to date).
Editorial Board of Grupo Mundo Ejecutivo (2016- to date).
Vice president of the International Chamber of Commerce Mexico Mediation Committee (2017-2019).
Who's Who Legal Mexico 2017, Who's Who Legal Mexico Arbitration 2016, Who's Who Legal Arbitration Future Leaders 2016, Rising Talent - Women's Forum for the Economy and Society 2015.
Spanish, English. Conversational French and German.