Javier Rubinstein

King & Spalding - Illinois


353 N Clark Street, 12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60654

+1 312 764 6929

Local Litigation Star

National Practice Area Star



Practice area:

International arbitration

Javier Rubinstein regularly handles high-profile international commercial and investment arbitrations, representing clients from North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia in complex disputes before such institutions as the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes, the ICC International Court of Arbitration, the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce and the Court of Arbitration for Sport, as well as ad hoc arbitrations under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules. 

Javier was previously Vice Chairman and Global General Counsel of the PricewaterhouseCoopers network of firms spanning 157 countries. As Global General Counsel of PwC, Javier was involved in a wide variety of commercial, regulatory and other disputes all over the world, enhancing his ability to bring a client-focused perspective aimed at solving clients’ problems. A native of Argentina raised in the U.S. and trained as a U.S. trial lawyer, Javier regularly handles arbitration and litigation matters in both English and Spanish. 


  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, cum laude 
  • M.P.P., Harvard University 
  • B.A., University of Michigan, high honors 


Updated Sep 2021