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Siqueira Castro – Advogados

PRACA PIO X, #15, 3RD FLOOR, CENTRO, 20040-020 RIO DE JANEIRO RJ, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 21 2223 8818
Email:
Web:
www.siqueiracastro.com.br

Fabio Coutinho Kurtz

Tel:
Work +55 21 2223 8818
Email:
Siqueira Castro – Advogados

Work Department

Rio de Janeiro Office.

Position

PARTNER

Areas of activity
• Civil and Commercial Law
• Arbitration
• Litigation
• Consumer-Protection Law
• Aeronautical Law

Career

• Member of the Firm’s Executive Committee
• Coordinates the Strategic Litigation and arbitration Department of the Rio de Janeiro Office

Languages

Portuguese and Spanish

Member

Member of the Brazilian Bar Association.

Education

• Graduated in Law from Cândido Mendes University - Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro (UCAM), in 1986
• Completed graduate studies in Commercial Law, with a major in Civil Procedural Law, at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV/RJ)
• Completed graduate studies in Civil Law at the State University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ)


Brazil

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

The ‘creative and efficient’ team at Siqueira Castro – Advogados covers a range of litigation and arbitration cases, including white-collar crime matters. Its recent work includes representing Shell Brasil Petróleo in litigation filed by lubricant suppliers involving indemnification claims for losses under franchise and distribution agreements; and fighting for the recognition of a foreign arbitral decision before the Superior Court. Carlos Roberto Siqueira Castro, João Daniel Rassi and Fábio Coutinho Kurtz are recommended. Alexandre dos Santos Wider and white-collar crime expert Gauthama Carlos Colagrande Fornaciari de Paula were promoted to partner, while Adriana Conrado Zamponi and Marcos Serra Netto Fioravanti left for Wald, Antunes, Vita, Longo e Blattner Advogados and Vieira, Rezende, Barbosa e Guerreiro Advogados respectively.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Siqueira Castro – Advogados is particularly active in the aviation and health insurance sectors. Much of its work is contentious; the team has a notable track record in civil lawsuits and administrative proceedings. Fábio Coutinho Kurtz and André Frossard Albuquerque jointly lead the practice, which counts financial institutions and healthcare companies among its clients.

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