Ana specialises in international commercial and investment arbitration, where she advises clients in complex disputes in various economic sectors and industries. She has acted as counsel in numerous arbitration proceedings under the ICC, LCIA, and ICSID rules, as well as before the Madrid Court of Arbitration and ad hoc arbitration proceedings under the UNCITRAL rules. Ana has also represented clients before the Spanish courts.
Prior to joining De Brauw in 2017, Ana was Legal Advisor to the Honourable Judge Herbert Kronke at the Iran – United States Claims Tribunal in The Hague.
Before this, she was an associate in the International Arbitration practice group of a major international firm, and in the litigation and arbitration practice group of a leading Spanish law firm in Madrid.
Ana's current and recent work includes representing:
Abogado, admitted to the bar in Madrid in 2006, registered with the Netherlands Bar and Attorney-at-law, admitted to the New York Bar in 2011
Spanish, English, French
University Carlos III of Madrid (Double Licenciatura in Law and Economics)
New York University (LL.M. in International Legal Studies)
Honorary President and founder of the Dutch Chapter of the Club Español del Arbitraje
Member of the editorial board of Arbitraje, Revista de Arbitraje Comercial y de Inversión
Member of ArbitralWomen, ICC YAF, Club Español del Arbitraje, Dutch Arbitration Association
Contributor to many articles on international arbitration and is a regular speaker at international arbitration conferences