Santiago Oñate is a Mexican lawyer with an LLM degree from Yale Law School and an LLB from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. He is part of the litigation and arbitration practice areas of Galicia Abogados where he has had experience in an array of topics, including international arbitrations with national and transnational companies, risk analysis for banks, and domestic commercial and constitutional proceedings. Prior to joining Galicia Abogados, he worked as a law clerk to the Hon Justice José Ramón Cossío in the Mexican Supreme Court to Justice. At Yale Law School, he was submissions editor and member of the editorial board of the Yale Journal of International Law and a student member of the faculty hiring committee. He has taught arbitration and international law in Mexican universities and has written several articles for specialised legal magazines. He is the author of the book Santiago Oñate Salemme. Vida y obra de un litgante and is co-author and editor of the Commented Version of the Mexican Constitution (Tirant Lo Blanch). Santiago is also a member of the Mexican Bar Association and the Mexican Council on Foreign Relations.