Sergio Puig joined the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law in 2014 as an Associate Professor of Law. Sergio's main academic interests include topics related to international economic law, international arbitration, law and society, network analysis and the law and the legal profession. In addition to International Trade Law, this year Sergio will also be teaching International Investment Law and Treaty Arbitration.
Prior to joining the College, Sergio taught International Investment Law and International Trade Law at Duke Law and Stanford Law School, where he was the SPILS Teaching Fellow. Sergio also worked for over three years in the young professionals program for lawyers and scholars at the World Bank Group and ICSID, and has practiced in leading firms in Mexico City and Washington D.C.
Sergio attended UNAM and graduated summa cum laude and received a law degree from ITAM, one of Mexico's leading academic institution. He earned a masters in International and Socio-Legal Studies (JSM) and a doctoral degree (JSD) in International Economic Law, at Stanford Law School. His main publications are available in SSRN.
Sergio also co-founded (with Joost Pauwelyn) tradelab.org an on-line community-based platform to facilitate legal assistance and services related to international trade and investment matters.
Graduated summa cum laude