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Daniel E. González
Partner, Miami
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Daniel González is a member of the Hogan Lovells Board and serves as Global Head of the firm's international arbitration practice. He dedicates his full time practice to international commercial litigation and arbitration, and has a broad background in finance, accounting, and securities that clients depend on to handle complex commercial, construction, telecommunications, and other infrastructure development disputes in the United States, Latin America, and Europe.

In 2010, Latin Business Chronicle named Daniel one of the top thirty lawyers working in Latin America and The Miami Herald previously named him one of the top five arbitration lawyers in South Florida, which is the fastest growing situs. As lead trial and arbitral counsel in multijurisdictional disputes, Daniel has tried cases around the world, including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, El Salvador, Geneva, London, and Venezuela. His clients include U.S. multinational corporations that conduct business in Latin America or Europe, and non-U.S. corporations doing business in the United States and abroad. Daniel is also often asked to serve as an arbitrator or international mediator in complex commercial disputes.

  • Represents owners, developers, contractors and design professionals on all aspects of construction disputes, including engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contracts, and design/build contracts.
  • Represents power suppliers in administrative and contract disputes, including rate issues, foreign taxes, and transmission line contracts.
  • Represents telecommunications companies in administrative and contract disputes, including inter-connection and transmission line contracts.
  • Represents publicly traded corporations in international securities class actions.
  • Represents U.S. and foreign multinational corporations in litigation and arbitration involving all forms of commercial disputes, including technology, distributorship rights, corporate governance, and reinsurance. 

“The Role of Expert Witnesses in International Arbitration.” Praxity FLVS Conference, Orlando, Florida.

“Construction Disputes in Latin America.” 12th Annual Conference “Arbitration in Latin America: The ICC Perspective,” Miami, Florida

“Key Strategic Considerations in International Arbitration.” Legal Legends Program, Dade County Bar Association, Miami, Florida. 

"The 2014 New ICC Mediation Rules." ICC 2014 Brazilian Arbitration Day, São Paulo, Brazil.

"Arbitral Award: Final dispute decision or doctrinal treatise." 8th Annual Arbitration in Latin America Congress, Lima, Peru.

"Enforcement of arbitral awards in Florida and the United States." ICCA Miami 2014 Congress, Miami, Florida.

"Mediation: Best Practices for Advocates - Domestic and International." JAMS Mediation Week, Miami, Florida.

"Roundtable: Who Uses Mediation?" Business Mediation Congress, The CPR Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

"The Role of Business in Arbitrations and Mediations: What They Should and Should Not Do." Seventh Annual Latin American Arbitration Congress, Lima, Peru.

"Key Issues and Trends in Construction Agreements in Latin America."  Sixth Annual Latin American Arbitration Congress, Lima, Peru.

"Current Trends and the Future of International Commercial Arbitration." Miami Law Business Law Review & International and Comparative Law Review Symposium, University of Miami School of Law, Miami, Florida.

“Construction Agreements in Asia, the Middle East and Latin America.” Construction SuperConference 2011, San Francisco, California.

“The New ICC Rules of Arbitration.” In-house client presentation, Southlake, Texas.

"2nd PIDA Avanzado Arbitraje Comercial Internacional." International Chamber of Commerce, Paris, France.

"The ICDR/AAA International Construction ADR Tools & Techniques." ICDR's 8th Annual Miami International Arbitration Conference: Resolving International Construction Disputes, Miami, Fla.

"Current Developments in International Arbitration in Latin America: Challenge to the Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards." Florida International University College of Law's inaugural International Arbitration Annual Summit, Miami, Fla.

"Ethics and Arbitrators Conduct in International Arbitration." ICC International Court of Arbitration: Latin American Arbitration Group

"Procedural and Evidentiary Issues in Latin American Arbitration Cases." American University, Washington College of Law: International Commercial Arbitration in the America: Procedural, Evidentiary, and Current Issues

"Effectively Resolving Local and Global Disputes through Mediation, Arbitration, and Litigation." Associated Owners & Developers 2008 National Conference East

"Multi-contract Arbitration in Latin America: A Mock Case." ICC International Commercial Arbitration in Latin America

"Dealing with Challenges in International Arbitration: A Comparative Approach." University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review Symposium

"International Arbitration in Latin America: Are Regional Legislatures and Institutions Stepping up to the Plate?" ABA International 2006 Fall Conference

"Reaping Benefits While Avoiding Pitfalls in International Markets." Associated Owners & Developers 2006 National Conference: Building and Managing Major Construction Projects

"Critical Role of the Judiciary in International Arbitration." International Center for Dispute Resolution's 4th Annual International Arbitration Conference

"A Practical Approach to Cultural and Procedural Issues." Arbitration in Latin America held by The British Institute of International & Comparative Law

"A New Project Risk Assessment Tool for Owners, Contractors, A/E's, and Their Lawyers." 19th Annual Construction Industry Networking Nirvana: The "A/E Issues" Construction Super Conference

"Taking of Evidence in Latin American Cases - Recurrent Issues." 2nd Annual Conference on International Commercial Arbitration in Latin America: The ICC Perspective hosted by the ICC International Court of Arbitration

Hogan Lovells Publications
22 January 2015 "The New ICC Expert Rules (2015)." International Arbitration Alert, Hogan Lovells

November 2014 "Our International Arbitration experience in Africa."

November 2014 "Our International Disputes experience in Africa."

Autumn 2014 "LCIA publishes new arbitration rules.", Hogan Lovells

April 2014 "The European Commission's Public Consultation on Investment Protection and Investor-State Dispute Settlement in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership." International Trade and Investment Alert, Hogan Lovells

10 September 2013 "Developments in Financial Services Arbitration: Publication of the ISDA Arbitration Guide.", Hogan Lovells

09 July 2013 "Suzhou Court Refuses to Enforce Arbitral Award rendered by CIETAC Shanghai (also known as SHIAC).", Hogan Lovells

30 May 2013 "Over and out: cricket disciplinary process deemed to constitute arbitration proceedings.", Hogan Lovells

17 April 2013 "Shanghai International Arbitration Centre - A New Chapter." Arbitration Newsletter, Hogan Lovells

04 February 2013 "If Argentina withdraws from the ICSID Convention: Implications for foreign investors." Hogan Lovells

12 September 2011 "The New ICC Rules Uncovered." International Litigation and Arbitration Alert, Hogan Lovells

02 April 2008 "Supreme Court Rejects Judicial Review of Arbitration Awards, Even By Express Agreement." Labor and Employment Update, Hogan & Hartson LLP

02 April 2008 "Supreme Court Rejects Judicial Review of Arbitration Awards, Even By Express Agreement." International Litigation and Arbitration Update, Hogan & Hartson LLP

02 April 2008 "Supreme Court Rejects Judicial Review of Arbitration Awards, Even By Express Agreement." Litigation Alert, Hogan & Hartson LLP

02 November 2005 "Changes in Law Make New York a More Effective Arbitral Forum and Permit Assets in New York to be Restrained in Aid of International Arbitrations." International Litigation and Arbitration Update, Hogan & Hartson LLP

01 March 2005 "Resolving Corporate Disputes—What are the Options?" Litigation, Mediation, and Arbitration Update, Hogan & Hartson LLP

Published Works
February 2011 "Getting the Deal Through - Arbitration 2011.", Global Arbitration Review

Fall 2010 "International Arbitration-Telecommunications: Outside Counsel Perspective." International Commercial Arbitration Practice: 21st Century Perspectives, LexisNexis

Spring 2010 "International Commercial Arbitration: Hurdles When Confirming a Foreign Arbitral Award in the United States." Migalhas on International Arbitration Issue No. 3, Migalhas

2010 "United States." Getting the Deal Through - Arbitration, Law Business Research

February 2010 "Investment-Related Legal Developments in Central America and the Dominican Republic." 76 Arbitration 70-78, Sweet and Maxwell

December 2009 "International Commercial Arbitration: Hurdles When Confirming a Foreign Arbitral Award in the United States." Transnational Dispute Management, Vol. 6, Issue 4

November 2009 "International Commercial Arbitration: Hurdles When Confirming a Foreign Arbitral Award in the United States." International Arbitration Law Review, Thomson Reuters

November 2009 "International Commercial Arbitration: Hurdles When Confirming a Foreign Arbitral Award in the U.S." The Florida Bar Journal, The Florida Bar

June 2009 "Florida." Getting the Deal Through - Dispute Resolution 2009, Law Business Research Ltd.

May 2007 "Dispute Resolution: Florida." Getting the Deal Through, Law Business Research

Litigation and Arbitration
Latin America
International Arbitration
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Projects, Engineering and Construction
Commercial Litigation
Product Liability
Securities Litigation and Enforcement
Professional Liability
Class Actions
Investigations, White Collar and Fraud
Pro Bono
Energy and Natural Resources
Financial Institutions
Technology, Media and Telecoms
Aerospace, Defense, and Government Services
Energy Litigation and Arbitration
  • International Litigation and Arbitration
  • EPC Disputes
  • Telecommunications and Energy Disputes
  • Corporate Securities Disputes
J.D., summa cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, 1988 B.B.A., summa cum laude, University of Miami, 1985
  • Member, International Chamber of Commerce Committee to Latin America
  • Member, London Court of International Arbitration
  • Member, Board of Directors, Miami International Arbitration Society
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Dade County Bar Association
  • Member, International Bar Association
  • Member, International Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, American Arbitration Association
  • Member, Advisory Board, Institute for Transnational Arbitration
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Technology in International Arbitration
  • Chambers Global, Latin America: International Arbitration, 2009-2014
  • Chambers USA, International Arbitration, 2004-2012; Litigation: General Commercial, 2007-2014
  • Chambers Latin America, International Arbitration, 2009-2015
  • South Florida Legal Guide Top Lawyers in South Florida, Complex Commercial Litigation and International Arbitration, 2006-2014
  • Marquis Who's Who in the World, 2006
  • Florida Trend's Legal Elite, Top Lawyer in South Florida, 2007-2014
  • Florida Super Lawyers, International, 2007-2014
  • Super Lawyers: Corporate Counsel, International, 2009-2014
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation: Construction, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities, 2010-2016
  • Guide to the World's Leading Commercial Arbitration Experts, Eighth Edition, 2009
  • Practical Law Company, Leading Dispute Resolution Lawyer, USA, 2012
BAR ADMISSIONS / QUALIFICATIONS Florida District of Columbia New York
COURT ADMISSIONS Supreme Court of Florida U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida U.S. District Court, District of Columbia U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
LANGUAGES English Spanish