Castro Barros Advogados

Olympio José de Carvalho e Silva

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Practice Areas

Shipping and Transport and Dispute Resolution, with focus on complex domestic and international disputes involving shipping, transport and insurance/reinsurance. On the transactional side, he advises domestic and foreign companies especially regarding shipbuilding, finance, cargo claims, charterparty, COA, operation of foreign OSVs in Brazil, ship insurance and reinsurance matters.

Professional Memberships

Brazilian Bar Association (Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo Sections), International Bar Association – IBA; Institute of the Brazilian Lawyers – IAB, Brazilian Arbitration Committee – CBAr, Ibero-American Institute of Maritime Law – IIDM, Lex Anglo-Brasil.


Partner and Head of Shipping and Transport practice of Castro, Barros, Sobral, Gomes Advogados.


He has published several articles on IBA’s shipping and arbitration newsletters, newsletters on banking law etc, as well as a chapter on arbitration and statuses of limitation, co-authored with his partner Marco Deluiggi, in the book “The New Brazilian Arbitration – Law no. 13,129/2015”.