Estefanía Fierro Valle
An attorney specializing in litigation, competition and regulation, and life sciences.
Advising for an Ecuadorian municipality on construction and mobility for international commercial arbitration proceedings under the ICC rules.
Advising a telecommunications company on dozens of commercial and civil contractual disputes through arbitration, regarding civil liability for damages, pain and suffering, and execution proceedings through the courts.
Advising an oil & gas company in various domestic and international arbitration proceedings in commercial and civil disputes.
Advising several mining companies on judicial proceedings brought before the Constitutional Court related to mining activities in Ecuador.
Advising provided to a pharmaceutical laboratory on its product representation, distribution, discounts, and pricing arrangements in Ecuador.
Advising a pharmaceutical and medical device company for over six years on regulatory issues, advertising and promotion, privacy and data protection, clinical trials, compliance and competition.
Advising provided to dozens of pharmaceutical laboratories, distributors and pharmacy chains, on investigations of potential collusion, price discrimination, abuse of power, and unfair competition brought before the anti-trust authority.
Estefanía has been recognized as a future leader of international arbitration by the global Who’s Who Legal guide.
LLM (majoring in bioethics), McGill University, Canada, 2021
EU Competition Law Postgraduate Diploma, King’s College London, England, 2017
Specialization in Contracts and Tort, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain, 2014
Attorney, cum laude, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador, 2013
Adjunct Professor of Competition Law, Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ), (2016)
Adjunct Professor Economic Analysis of Law (USFQ), (2017)
Ecuadorian Institute of Arbitration
National Arbitration Contest Steering Committee
Former member of the Research Group on Health and Law at McGill University