Octavio is an acknowledged expert in domestic and international arbitrations, having worked on several arbitrations before the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) - Paris, American Arbitration Association (AAA), Arbitration Center of the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce, Chamber of Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration CIESP/FIESP, Brazilian Center of Mediation and Arbitration, and FGV (Fundação Getulio Vargas). His practice also comprises advising companies on corporate and commercial disputes in various industries, such as oil and gas, energy, mining, construction and information technology, among others. Octavio is often invited to give lectures and frequently publishes articles on international arbitration and investment and commercial law issues. He previously worked as a foreign associate at Dechert LLP, in Paris, between 2009 and 2010.
He is recommended by legal guides such as Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, Latin Lawyer 250 and Análise Advocacia 500. Octavio is also LACCA Approved: Latin America’s leading private practitioner for Arbitration.