Provided by André Abbud
André Abbud is one of BMA’s Dispute Resolution partners. He has notable experience in complex national and international arbitration and civil litigation cases involving large companies.
André represents Brazilian and international clients in a variety of matters, including corporate, capital markets, infrastructure, and contractual disputes. His clients come from a broad range of sectors, such as finance, steelmaking, textiles, construction, logistics, concessions, civil aviation, energy, basic sanitation, retail, food and beverages, insurance, cosmetics, hospitals, paper and cellulose, and agribusiness. He also lectures at the Law School of the Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV SP and in the Advanced Arbitration Course offered by the São Paulo Attorneys’ Association - AASP.
André worked in the International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution group of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York from 2008 to 2009, and as law clerk to Justice Cezar Peluso of Brazil’s Supreme Court, from 2004 to 2007.
André Abbud serves as co-head of department and cultivates an arbitration practice that is often occupied with matters related to corporate, contractual and construction mandates. Clients report that he is "very intelligent and a quick thinker. He transmits reassurance with his arguments, which are very good." Other sources add: "The defence he built was flawless, very successful."