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Mónica Roldán Bautista

Arbitration/ Civil & commercial litigation
Associate

EDUCATION

LANGUAGES

Spanish
English

Commercial Arbitrator

Senior Associate of the law firm BASHAM, RINGE Y CORREA, S.C., practicing in the areas of Arbitration, Civil and Commercial Litigation 

Her professional practice includes, among others, handling Civil and Commercial Lawsuits, processed in Mexico City and in states across the Mexican Republic; as well as handling procedural acts in Mexico to have effects in foreign courts.

Due to her professional practice and studies, she has developed expertise in corporate planning, consulting, compliance, and strategy development, with experience in drafting agreements and contracts.

She has been appointed as a sole arbitrator and co-arbitrator, and has also participated as counsel and advisor in various arbitration proceedings. She represents national and international clients in court proceedings, mediation procedures, and judicial arbitration proceedings.

Delegate of ICC Mexico in the World Commission on Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce ICC Arbitration for the period 2022-2024.

EDUCATION

She has a degree from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). She holds a Master's degree in Law, in which she graduated with academic excellence.

She also holds a Master's degree in Commercial and Investment Arbitration from the University of Alcalá de Henares in Spain, where she graduated with an "Outstanding" rating with the topic "The defense of the Spain-Mexico arbitration clause."

In addition, she has the following studies:

  • Diploma in Corporate Law from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).
  • Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution Mechanisms from the Arbitration Center of Mexico (CAM), Construction Industry Arbitration Center (CAIC), and National Chamber of Commerce (CANACO).
  • ABC Arbitrator Diploma from the National Chamber of Commerce (CANACO).
  • Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration from the Free School of Law, the International Court of Arbitration, and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).
  • Seminar on Commercial Arbitration from the Arbitration Center of Mexico (CAM), the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), and the University of Aberdeen (Scotland).
  • Workshop on the Procedural Praxis of Online Trials offered by the World Organization of Lawyers.
  • Seminar on International Arbitration offered by Latin American International Arbitration (LIA). 
  • International Interuniversity Course: Interaction between Mediation and Arbitration in the Resolution of 21st Century International Disputes, organized by the University of Alcalá de Henares in Spain.
  • Madrid Summer Course: Meeting Point for International Arbitration between Spain and Latin America offered by the Civil and Commercial Court of Arbitration (CIMA) and the University of Alcalá de Henares (Spain).

She has taught classes on arbitration and alternative dispute resolution mechanisms at La Salle University, Ibero-American University, Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM), and currently at the Escuela Libre de Derecho.

She has also served as a presiding arbitrator and co-arbitrator in various editions of the UP-ICC Mexico Moot; Moot Mexico organized by the Arbitration Center of Mexico (CAM); Moot Center for Arbitration and Mediation, Chamber of Commerce of Santiago (CAM Santiago-Chile), among others.

PUBLICATIONS - CONFERENCES

Dispute Resolution – The Franchise Law Review (2018).

Courts, Alternative Dispute Resolution Mechanisms and Arbitration – The Law Reviews (2019).

International Trademark Licensing – The Franchise Law Review (2020)

National Congress of Judges and Arbitrators IPA – Peruvian Institute of Arbitration and Spanish Arbitration Club (2020).

Advisor to the World Justice Project in Mexico City, in Civil and Commercial matters (2020-2021).

"Commercial Arbitration" 10 years after the constitutional reform. Abogadas MX (2021).

UN Women: Participated in the initiative promoted by Abogadas MX, "Minimum Standards of Inclusion and Diversity within Law Firms in Mexico" (2022).

MEMBER OF ASSOCIATIONS

Arbitral Women

Spanish Arbitration Club

Women Leaders of the Americas 

Women Way in Arbitration LATAM

Network of Women Lawyers in Mexico, A.C. (AbogadasMx)