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Christian Herrera Petrus

Christian Herrera Petrus
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Academic Training 
Graduate in Law, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 1996. Master of Laws (LL.M.), University College London (U.K.), 1998. Master of Laws (LL.M.), Columbia University School of Law (NY, USA), 2000. European Doctor in Law, Università di Bologna (Bologna, Italy), 2004. Magna cum laude, Real Colegio de España Fellow.
Professional Profile 
Member of the Barcelona Bar Association since 1998. Specialised in Civil Procedure, Insolvency Law, Arbitration, International Business Law and Corporate Law. Bankruptcy trustee since 2006. Member of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb). Member of the Arbitration Commission of the Barcelona Bar and member of the Commission of Relationships with the Administration and the Judiciary ("CRAJ") of the the Barcelona Bar. Member of Club Español del Arbitraje, Spanish Committe of ICC and Associació per al Foment de l'Arbitratge.
Scholarships and Legal Awards 
Fundació Universitat Nova Fellow (1995); Spanish Agency for International Cooperation and Development Fellow (1996); Patronat Català Pro Europa Fellow (1997); La Caixa Fellow (1999); Real Colegio de España Fellow (2002); Departament d’Universitats, Recerca i Societat de la Informació Fellow (2003). Designated “Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar” by Columbia University School of Law (New York, USA, 2000)
Teaching and Academic Activities 
University senior lecturer of Litigation and Commercial Law at the University Pompeu Fabra and University Abat Oliba CEU, participating in various degree and postdegree programmes. Director of Master in Advocacy at University Abat Oliba CEU. Coordinator of international litigation and arbitration of the Master in Advocacy at University Pompeu Fabra. Visiting lecture and speaker at various Spanish, European and American Universities.
Languages 
Spanish, Catalan, English, Italian and French (basic).
Publications and conferences 
Author of the monograph: The reform of the Spanish law on unfair practices, 2010. Author of the monograph: La obtención internacional de pruebas. Asistencia jurisdiccional en Europa, Studia Albornotiana collection, Real Colegio de España, 2005. Author of various articles in specialized legal journals (among them, American Review of International Arbitration, Enciclopèdia Jurídica de Catalunya, Anuario de Derecho Concursal, La Ley, Justicia, La Vanguardia, Cooperativismo y Economía Social, Revista Jurídica de Economía Social y Cooperativa, Actas de Derecho Industrial y de Autor). Speaker at numerous specialized conferences, round tables and academic programmes.