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Ximena Herrera-Bernal is a partner in the International Arbitration and Public International Law practices.

She advises and represents corporate and sovereign clients in international arbitrations under a variety of rules, including the ICC, ICSID, CIAC, LCIA, CRCICA and UNCITRAL Rules. Her experience comprises investment treaty arbitrations under bilateral and multilateral treaties as well as commercial arbitrations in the oil & gas, power, infrastructure, telecommunication, and retail sectors. She also acts as arbitrator.

Ximena Herrera is listed as a “Next Generation Lawyer” in the 2018 edition of The Legal 500 UK, and is featured in the 2019 edition of The Legal 500 International Arbitration Powerlist UK. She is part of the Commission set up by the Colombian Ministry of Justice for the Reform of the Colombian Arbitration Law and a member of the Commission for the Revision of the IBA Rules on the Taking of Evidence.