Fletcher Day expands Dispute Resolution team with appointment of Senior Associate lawyer

Fletcher Day expands Dispute Resolution team with appointment of Senior Associate lawyer

Published: 6 July 2017

Central London Commercial Law firm Fletcher Day is excited to welcome back Luiz Costa, following his appointment as Senior Associate within the Dispute resolution team. The appointment took effect from Monday 3rd July 2017.

Luiz completed his legal training at Fletcher Day before qualifying into the Dispute Resolution department. He then joined a central London Law firm to establish a Brazilian Desk.

Luiz is qualified as a solicitor in the UK and as a Brazilian lawyer registered with the Brazilian Bar (OAB/SP), where he sits as a member of the International Relations Committee.

Luiz provides multi-jurisdictional assistance to clients with business operations in both Brazil and the UK. He has a deep understanding of the Brazilian market and has important connections within it. His practice also involves advising international and comparative law to clients with business operations in Latin America and the UK.

Luiz acts for clients in professional negligence cases against solicitors, surveyors and financial advisors, as well as acting in the enforcement of foreign judgments in the UK.

Luiz speaks Portuguese and Spanish. He is also instructed as a Brazilian law expert in the UK courts.

Jude Fletcher, senior Partner of Fletcher Day said, “I am delighted to welcome back Luiz to the fold. He has extensive knowledge of the Brazilian and American markets and will add considerable breadth to the extensive experience already offered by our Commercial Litigation team”.