Roberto Castro de Figueiredo is a partner of the litigation and arbitration practice of Tauil & Chequer in association with Mayer Brown, in São Paulo, Brazil.
Roberto holds an LL.B. from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, a specialization diploma in public international law (Wahlfachkorb "Recht der Internationalen Beziehungen") from the University of Vienna, Austria, an LL.M. in International Dispute Resolution and Management from the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy - CEPMLP (University of Dundee, United Kingdom), and a Ph.D. from the University of London (Queen Mary College).
Roberto is fluent in English and Portuguese and speaks some German.