Manuel Casas

Manuel Casas is a counsel in the Litigation/Controversy Department, and is a member of the International Arbitration Practice Group. He also works on WTO dispute settlement matters and has experience with Mercosur issues.

Prior to joining WilmerHale, Mr. Casas worked as a Law Clerk (U.T.) at the International Court of Justice in The Hague. Before that, he was an associate at a leading law firm in Venezuela, where he represented clients in cases under ICSID and UNCITRAL Rules and in domestic disputes involving administrative and constitutional law.

Mr. Casas taught public law at Universidad Católica Andrés Bello in Caracas between 2012-2014. 

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  • Education

    • LLM, Yale Law School, 2015

      William T. Ketcham Jr. Prize
    • LLM, Universidad Católica Andrés Bello Law School, 2013

      summa cum laude

    • LLB, Universidad Católica Andrés Bello Law School, 2011

      summa cum laude

  • Admissions

    • Venezuela

    • New York

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Julia Sebutinde, International Court of Justice (U.T.), 2015 - 2016