Prof. Dr. Guido Santiago Tawil

Member, ICCA Governing Board


General bio

Professor Tawil is currently Professor of Administrative Law at the University of Buenos Aires Law School and a Senior Partner at M. & M. Bomchil in Buenos Aires, where he heads the International Arbitration, Administrative Law and Regulatory Matters practices of his firm. He is the Former Chairman of the Latin American Arbitration Association (ALARB) and former Co-Chair of the IBA Arbitration Committee. He also serves as a council member for the IBA Legal Practice Division, member of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), of the Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA) Academic Council, of the ICC Latin American Arbitration Group, and of the ICC Institute of World Business Law, among other entities. Professor Tawil has published five books and over one hundred articles in his fields of practice.

Awards, Nominations and Special roles

Professor Tawil has been distinguished by the University of Buenos Aires with the Law School Award for the best doctoral dissertation and by the Buenos Aires Bar with the Alejandro E. Shaw Award for his contributions in the fields of commercial and administrative law. He has served as a member of the Scholars´ Committee in charge of drafting Argentina’s Uniform Code of Legislation and as member of several committees appointed by the Argentine authorities in order to draft several federal regulations.