Authority Profile

CECILIA O'NEILL

Professional Profile

Vice Dean of the School of Law and Associate professor in the Academic Department of Law. She graduated as a lawyer from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and holds a Master’s degree in Law from the University of Pennsylvania (USA). She has undertaken specialization studies in Arbitration. In addition, she is undertaking a PhD studies in Law at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
She has experience as a professor in charge of courses in Civil Law, including Legal Act and Legal skills. She is also an arbitrator in arbitration proceedings administered by the Arbitration Center of the Lima Chamber of Commerce, the Arbitration Center of Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and the Arbitration Center of the American Chamber of Commerce of Peru - AmCham.
She has worked in consulting activities and the preparation of legal reports in the field of Civil Law, Corporate Law and Arbitration. She has worked in consulting activities related to various utilities and infrastructure industries, as well as in the design of private initiatives for the development of public infrastructure. She is currently a member of the Committee on Student Mobility Sui Iuri - Law Schools Network in Ibero-America. She is representative of Universidad del Pacífico before the Committee on Legal Affairs of the American Chamber of Commerce of Peru - AmCham, and is an independent member of the Committee on Relations with the Consumer at the Association of Banks of Peru - ASBANC.

Specialization Areas

Civil law, corporate law, regulatory law, arbitration.