Lawyer and commercial mediator; expert in dispute resolution and civil and commercial litigation.

Juan Antonio Ruiz specializes in advising on contractual matters, tort liability, competition law damages actions, insurance and reinsurance, defective product liability, mass damages claims, agency and distribution, and commercial arbitration and mediation

He worked as a foreign lawyer at the law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in New York (2006-2007).

He is a member of the CPR’s European Advisory Board and an a ssociate lecturer of civil law at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona). He speaks regularly in postgraduate courses and in national and international seminars, often giving courses on commercial mediation.

He has written and co-written over 40 publications in his field of expertise.


  • Master of Laws
    Berkeley University of California, 2003

    Master in Business Law
    Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, 1998

    Bachelor of Laws
    Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, 1996

    Visiting scholar
    Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany, 1999
    Berkeley University of California, 2000 and 2002-2003

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