Leticia GoñiLatin America
Associate Investment Manager and Legal Counsel
Leticia Goñi is an Associate Investment Manager and Legal Counsel at Omni Bridgeway and a member of the Latin America Group. She is responsible for conducting due diligence on potential investments and assessing funding opportunities in the region.Prior to joining Omni Bridgeway, Leticia worked in the international arbitration practices of Alston & Bird and Hughes Hubbard & Reed in New York. She later continued working in international arbitration from Uruguay as a consultant. During her years as a litigation practitioner, Leticia has been involved with investor-state arbitrations involving complex disputes in Latin American and other jurisdictions.
Leticia earned her LL.M from Georgetown Law School with a certificate in International Arbitration & Dispute Resolution and her law degree from Universidad de Montevideo. Prior to her LL.M, Leticia worked at Uruguay’s largest law firm in the corporate and litigation departments.
She is the chair of the Uruguayan chapter of the New York Bar Association, International Section, and a member of several arbitration associations. In addition to English, Leticia is a native speaker of Spanish with an intermediate level in Portuguese.
- Co-Author. The State of Dispute Funding in Latin America. Global Arbitration Review and Latin Lawyer: The Guide to Arbitration in Latin America. September 2022.
- Custos da Arbitragem. São Paulo Arbitration Week (SPAW). 20 October 2022. São Paulo, Brazil.
- Financiamiento de Disputas en Arbitraje. ENERAP - Energy Related Arbitration Practitioners. 29 September 2022. Webinar.