Fernando Piérola is Senior Counsel at the Advisory Centre on WTO Law (ACWL) in Geneva, Switzerland. In this position, he represents developing country governments in WTO dispute settlement proceedings and provides legal advice and training on WTO law. Thus far, he has participated in more than 10 disputes involving matters relating to trade remedies, market access, and internal regulations. Prior to joining the ACWL, Mr. Piérola served as a Legal Adviser to the Antidumping and Subsidies Commission, which is Peru's investigating authority for anti-dumping, subsidies and safeguards. He has also worked for the University Bern, as a Research Fellow at the World Trade Institute.