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Provided by Fernando Eduardo Serec

Practice Areas

Arbitration, Litigation, Mediation

Career

TozziniFreire’s CEO and head of the Litigation and Arbitration practice groups, Fernando has broad experience in litigation and international arbitrations involving real estate matters, complex financial contracts, and a wide range of administrative law issues. He has worked on international arbitrations in Brazil, USA, and Europe at major international and local arbitration institutions involving mergers and acquisitions, joint venture agreements, financial and banking disputes, infrastructure projects, insurance coverage, construction contracts, distribution agreements, and intellectual property issues, among other areas.

Professional Memberships

President of the AMCHAM Arbitration and Meditation Centre’s Advisory Council. Member of the Advisory Council of the Brazil Corporate Arbitration Chamber (CAMARB - Câmara de Arbitragem Empresarial Brasil). Member of the Advisory Board of ITA (Institute for Transnational Arbitration). Member of CBAr (Brazilian Arbitration Committee). Member of IADC (International Association of Defense Counsel).

Publications

"Brazil"chapter (co-author). In GAR Know How - Commercial Arbitration. London: Law Business Research, 2017 and 2018. "Litigation" chapter (co-author). In Chambers Practice Guides 2017. London: Chambers & Partners, 2017.

Personal

Academy of American and International Law, CAILAW. Civil Law LL.M., USP. Graduate, Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie.

Chambers Review

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Global

Dispute Resolution: Arbitration - Brazil
1
Band 1

Partner Fernando Eduardo Serec serves as co-head of department and is primarily known for his arbitration work but is also a very respected litigator. He brings his international dispute resolution experience to contentious mandates, advising on real estate and contractual issues. Clients point out that "he communicates very well and has much experience with hearings, and I regard him as a strategist."


Dispute Resolution: Litigation - Brazil
2
Band 2

Partner Fernando Eduardo Serec serves as co-head of department and is primarily known for his arbitration work but is also a very respected litigator. He brings his international dispute resolution experience to contentious mandates, advising on real estate and contractual issues. Clients point out that "he communicates very well and has much experience with hearings, and I regard him as a strategist."

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