Marcos Garcia Dominguez

Marcos Garcia Dominguez is a J.S.D. candidate. His professional and research interests include international investment law, regulation, and public international law, from an empirical and economic perspective.

He received his LL.B. cum laude from the University of Buenos Aires ('06), where he graduated in the top 1% of his class, and was granted the Buenos Aires City Bar Association's Award for Outstanding Academic Performance. After several years of practice, he returned to graduate school and obtained an LL.M. from the University of Chicago Law School ('13).

Marcos worked as senior associate in top tier public law and international investment arbitration teams at Argentina's big law firms. Upon receiving his LL.M., he joined the international arbitration group at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP in Washington, D.C.  Later, he was a judicial fellow at the International Court of Justice, in The Hague, where he clerked for Judge James Crawford. He has also worked independently in arbitration.    

Marcos is admitted to the New York State Bar and Buenos Aires City Bar. He is a member of the American Society of International Law and the European Society of International Law.

Supervisors: Tom Ginsburg, Adam Chilton