José Antonio (Toño) Casas Chavana


José Antonio (Toño) Casas Chavana

José Antonio Casas Chavana is a visiting attorney in the Litigation Department of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.  

Prior to joining Wachtell, José Antonio worked in the Civil & Commercial Litigation and Commercial Arbitration department of the law firm Galicia Abogados, S.C.  He has significant experience within arbitration proceedings, as well as handling Mexican and international commercial arbitration proceedings, including before the ICC, CAM and LCIA.

José Antonio received his Bachelor of Laws in 2014 from the Universidad Panamericana Law School in Mexico City, graduating with Honors.  He completed his Specialty in Amparo Law in 2016 and his Specialty in Civil and Commercial Procedural Law in 2017 from Universidad Panamericana and an LL.M. from Queen Mary University (London) in 2020.

José Antonio is a native Spanish speaker and is also fluent in English.