He is based in São Paulo and has considerable national and international experience focusing on defence product liability, crisis management (including media crisis) and dispute resolution (including arbitration, mediation and dispute boards).
He represents some of the world's largest organisations (sellers and manufacturers) in preventing claims, auditing and assessing product liability risks and creating programmes and procedures to minimise exposure and enhance product communication.
He is a member of the Brazilian Institute of Civil Procedure Law (IBDP), Society of Construction Law (SCL) and the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation (DRBF) and acts as officer of the International Bar Association's international construction law committee (ICP) and the International Bar Association Latin American Forum (LAF). He is also a member of the São Paulo Engineering Institute Arbitration and Mediation Chamber.
He holds a law degree from the University of São Paulo Law School (LLB, 1991); a master's degree from the University of Cambridge Law School (LLM 1995); and a doctorate from the University of São Paulo Law School (PhD 2001). He has published several articles published on matters related to product liability, civil procedure law, infrastructure and construction law.