In addition to a deep knowledge and experience in business and corporate law, he has participated in noted cases assisting large corporations in structuring projects in the energy sector. Has been working with AMK in Miami, Mishcon de Reya and Wilberforce Chambers, in London, in developing a multi-country international recover strategy against Eike Batista (once the richest man in Brazil), with aspects pending in the Cayman Islands, Bahamas, Panama, Brazil and Miami.
His litigation experience spans fraud, bankruptcy, judicial reorganization and administrative liquidation, including the Brazilian financial institutions known as BANERJ and BANCO BRJ.
Since 2006 he has specialized in civil, commercial and international litigation, mediation and arbitration regarding complex cases. He has also represented debtors and creditors in a range of insolvency proceedings. As well as Marcello, Eduardo is working with AMK in Miami, Mishcon de Reya and Wilberforce Chambers, in London, in developing a multi-country international recover strategy against Eike Batista.
Antonio received a Bachelor of Laws from the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro – PUC-RJ in 1975. He is a member of the Brazilian Academy of Tax Law (ABDT) where he occupies chair number 31 and is Vice-President of the Brazilian Association of Financial Law (ABDF). He was also a Member of the Permanent Scientific Committee (PSC) of the International Fiscal Association – IFA from 2000 to 2010. He advises individual and corporate clients on tax, civil, corporate, commercial and regulatory matters, including health, ports and shipping areas. Also represents clients on litigation cases at administrative and Court levels.