ARIZON clients “are satisfied with the assistance the firm provides, saying: “The lawyers answer quickly and efficiently; they get good results’” (Chambers Europe 2017).
Our team possess a deep understanding of the legal and commercial aspects of the commodities trading business; we constantly advise our clients on the trade of cereals, oils, seeds, fertilizers, meats, biofuels, sugar, molasses, and steel coils, amongst others.
Our leading expertise in this area of practice in Spain is designed to ensure that we can guide our clients through the legal issues on open positions, be it from guiding our clients in the execution of international sale contracts and letters of credit to drafting well-known collateral documents like performance bonds, letters of guarantee, letters of indemnity and collateral management agreement.
Dr. Arizon leads the commodities team, he holds a Ph.D. in English Law in this field of practice. “Arizon is described by peers as a ‘hard worker and a very intelligent lawyer.’ He receives strong feedback for his arbitration practice. He also represents clients in court in relation to insurance claims. He has additional expertise in commodities trading” (Chambers Europe 2017).
Arizon Abogados SLP also advises on dispute resolution and international arbitration related to the trade of commodities, having a successful track record on those kinds of disputes. We are familiar with and constantly act in procedures that are governed by the most common international arbitration rules. Those include the ICC, Chambre Arbitrale de Paris, GAFTA, RSA, and FOSFA.
We act for a number of agriculture landowners, cooperatives, trading houses, feeding stuff producers, mills, fertilizer producers and International Banks. We advise clients on every phase of the Agribusiness, in the collection of crops, land management, carriage of goods and insurance during the carriage.