Dr. Théophile Margellos is a Mediator and Arbitrator. He is a Member of Ciarb’s Board of Trustees and Hon. Professor of the Faculty of Law of the Univ. of Alicante,
He served as President of the Boards of Appeal of the EUIPO and is the founder of the EUIPO ‘s Mediation Service. He studied law at the Universities of Athens (GR), Strasbourg (FR) and Freiburg i. Br. (DE). He has successively worked as attorney at law specialised in IP and as referendaire in the EU Court of Justice (Luxembourg) and has been member of the legal service of the European Commission and European Patent Attorney. He was also previously a law professor at the Jules Verne University in Amiens, France.
Nazareth Romero is a Madrid based Lawyer and Partner at Ovoli Frugoni Romero, Arbitration Litigation. She is a European Branch Ciarb Committee Member and founding member Iberian Chapter within the European Branch.
She is External Expert DG Justice – Commission EU and Arbitrator and TSD Expert (Trade and Sustainable Development Expert) by the European Commission for dispute settlement panels under trade agreements to which the EU is a party
Arbitrator in different Arbitral Institutions; Arbitrator - Mediator at World Intellectual Property Organization – WIPO. She and her Law Office are signatories and disseminating the WIPO Mediation Pledge for IP and Technology Disputes, advising Clients on mediation as an alternative to court litigation.
Professor at different Universities on Arbitration, ADR, Law & Economics, International Law.
Antonio Amusategui Batalla is a Member of the Board of the European Branch of Ciarb and Chair of the Iberian Chapter.
He holds a Bachelor in Law, several masters in Business Administration and Economics. For more than three decades, he has developed his skills focused on planning ventures and investments, negotiation processes and dealing approaches in areas such as urban land, property assets, corporate real estate and venture financing.
In recent years he assists on financial and monetary policies, value channel and market transforming; and has taken a seat in virtual assets, blockchain, crypto industry, and art investment.
From time to time, he supports to third parties on the matters above, in analysis and transforming the structure of an industry, or in leading teams involved into such goals.