Pedro is the head of the litigation and arbitration practice and handles complex international and domestic disputes. He focuses on advising foreign and Brazilian companies in a broad variety of sectors, such as banking, construction, energy, entertainment, mining, oil and gas, and telecommunication. Pedro specialises in corporate and infrastructure/construction disputes. He is also an expert in crisis management, focused in achieving best results for his clients. Pedro’s experience as a lawyer is also enhanced by his continued handling of disputes as arbitrator in Brazil and abroad. Pedro obtained his law degree from Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). His early career highlights include nearly two years’ experience as an international associate at a leading US law firm in the international practice group where he gained knowledge about international business transactions and information technology.