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Carlos Eduardo Acedo Sucre

Caracas, Venezuela Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 4 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Corporate/M&A , Dispute Resolution , Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators
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Banking & Finance - Venezuela

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One source hails department co-head Carlos Eduardo Acedo Sucre as "proactive and highly motivated, with very good knowledge and experience." Other interviewees highlight his academic expertise as well as his insurance practice.
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Corporate/M&A - Venezuela

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One client praises Carlos Eduardo Acedo Sucre for his "brilliant mind in all contract matters," while another affirms that his "contract knowledge is very good." He regularly advises on corporate governance, shareholder issues and inter-company mergers. Acedo Sucre co-leads the department.
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Dispute Resolution - Venezuela

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Dynamic department co-head Carlos Eduardo Acedo Sucre is highly esteemed for both his litigation and arbitration work, including acting as arbitrator in domestic proceedings. "He is very active as a litigator and an arbitrator," a source confirms, adding: "He does well to defend the interests of his client."
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Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators - Venezuela

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Dynamic department co-head Carlos Eduardo Acedo Sucre is highly esteemed for both his litigation and arbitration work, including acting as arbitrator in domestic proceedings. "He is very active as a litigator and an arbitrator," a source confirms, adding: "He does well to defend the interests of his client."
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Practice Areas

Contracts, torts, banking, insurance, arbitration and litigation, corporate and project finance, M&A.

Career

Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (Lawyer, Cum Laude, 1982); University of Paris 2 (Civil Law Specialisation, with honours, 1986; Doctoral Studies, with honours, 1988). Professor, Contractual Liability and Torts (1989-92), Universidad Central de Venezuela. Joined Mendoza Palacios (1982), Partner (1995).

Professional Memberships

Member: Academy of Social and Political Sciences; National Society of Doctors in Law (France); Venezuela-USA Businessmen Council; Director: Private Law Association; Arbitrator: Caracas Chamber and CEDCA; former member of the Consultive Council of CEDCA (Venamcham).

Ad honorem Legal Assistant to the Minister of Finance (1994 to 1995). Director of the insurance companies of the Orinoco Group: Seguros Canaima, La Continental de Seguros and Seguros Orinoco (1988 to 2002). Member of the board of directors of Munchener de Venezuela, C.A., the local Munich Re company (2011-2021).

Publications

Three books, 58 articles.

Carlos Eduardo Acedo’s books are: the Role of Negligence in Tortious Liability in Venezuelan Law Compared to French and Italian Law (doctoral thesis at the University of Paris II); Insurance Law (coauthored with Manuel Acedo Mendoza); and Abusive Clauses and Standard-Form Contracts (upon incorporation at the Academy of Social and Political Sciences).

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Languages: Spanish, English, French.

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Carlos Eduardo Acedo Sucre

Mendoza, Palacios, Acedo, Borjas, Páez Pumar & Cía

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