Luis Alberto Peretti > Souto Correa Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Souto Correa Advogados
AV PRES. JUSCELINO KUBITSCHEK, 2041
TORRE D, 8 ANDAR, COMPLEXO JK
SAO PAULO, SP, 04543-011
Brazil

Work Department

Arbitration and Litigation

Position

Partner

Career

Luis helps Brazilian and international clients resolve disputes relating to corporate contracts, mergers and acquisitions, supply of equipment, construction projects and intellectual property through arbitration, mediation, litigation and other alternative dispute resolution mechanisms. He also focuses on dispute prevention, drafting contracts and designing efficient strategies to manage potential conflicts. 


Luis was also secretary-general of one of the larges arbitration institutions in Latin America and is currently is a member of the arbitration roster of several institutions in Brazil and abroad, including the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) and the China Maritime Arbitration Commission (CMAC). He often participates in professional conferences in China and maintains a permanent interest in Asia. 

Languages

Portuguese (native), English, Spanish, French, Italian, and Mandarin Chinese

Education

  • Master’s degree in Economic Globalization Law – University of Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne
  • Master’s degree in in Comparative Law from the University of Paris II – Panthéon-Assas
  • Diploma from the Paris Institute of Political Studies (SciencesPo)
  • Bachelor of Laws and Social Sciences from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Dispute Resolution: Arbitration

With attorneys in São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Porto Alegre, Souto Correa Advogados is capable of assembling multidisciplinary teams, combining industry and procedural knowledge, to assist clients in a variety of arbitration cases. Covering domestic and international proceedings, as well as mediation, the team has been particularly active in matters involving construction contracts and oil and gas clients, but is also retained by companies operating in other segments, including energy, engineering, real estate and technology. Guilherme Rizzo Amaral stands out for his experience in international arbitration. Splitting his time between arbitration and litigation, Marcelo Gandelman is another key contact in the team, which also includes Jorge Cesa Ferreira da Silva, who often acts as arbitrator, expert witness and counsel in proceedings, and Luis Alberto Peretti.