David Ricardo Araque Quijano is a senior associate of the Dispute Resolution and Investment Protection practice. He has more than 10 years of professional experience in business (contracts and commercial transactions) and procedural law. His practice focuses on business transactions and domestic litigation and arbitration in areas that include construction, energy, oil and gas, commercial distribution of goods, infrastructure and complex commercial disputes. He is a lawyer graduated from the University of los Andes (Bogotá) and holds an LLM with distinction from the University of London (Queen Mary) specialised in international commercial arbitration, international litigation and investment dispute settlement. He was the recipient of a partial scholarship from the University of London (Queen Mary) and the recipient of the 2012 School of law prize as the best student specialising in Comparative and International Dispute Resolution.