FedArb is proud to announce that Celso De Azevedo, Esq. has joined its panel. He is based in London and New York and will serve as an arbitrator, mediator and participate in mock trials. He specializes in resolving business/commercial, cyber, energy, insurance/reinsurance, intellectual property, privacy, regulatory and technology disputes.
Mr. De Azevedo has extensive experience dealing with complex multi-jurisdictional arbitrations worldwide. He has worked for more than 23 years as an international litigation solicitor and partner in several international UK and U.S. law firms based in London. Mr. De Azevedo is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb), and a former visiting lecturer at the Centre for Energy, Petroleum, Mineral Law and Policy, University of Dundee (CEPMLP).
“Celso has one of the most impressive backgrounds and reputations in the industry,” said Ken Hagen, FedArb’s CEO. “We are thrilled to continue growing our panel in London and within the insurance and cyber arenas. It’s great to have him join us.”
Mr. De Azevedo’s latest book, Cyber Risks Insurance – Law and Practice, was published by Sweet & Maxwell in July 2019 and he has also authored, Walmsley on Business Interruption Insurance, published by Witherby Insurance. Mr. De Azevedo earned his Bachelor of Law from Kings College London and his Master of Law from Kings College London. He also speaks Portuguese and Spanish.
For over a decade, the leading law firms have used FedArb’s panel of more than 60 former Article III federal judges and 30 distinguished neutrals to successfully mediate and arbitrate hundreds of high profile complex civil cases–typically achieving results more efficiently and cost effectively than through litigation. FedArb’s panelists also work with law firms on internal investigations, mock trials and on corporate monitoring assignments. FedArb provides around-the-clock administrative services and requires its neutrals to honor the parties’ deadlines, saving clients time and money.