Tomaz Tavares de Lyra


Professional experience

Acts in litigation before state courts and in national and international arbitration. Has vast experience in the resolution of disputes of significant magnitude and complexity, involving matters of commercial and corporate law, and in the areas of construction, infrastructure, energy, shopping centers, financial markets, insurance and reinsurance, among others.


Bachelor’s Degree in Law, Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC/RJ), 2003.


Member of the Bar Association, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo Chapters.


Member of the Arbitration and Mediation Commission of ICC Brazil.


Member of the Brazilian Arbitration Committee (CBAr).


Tomaz is recognized as a Leading Individual in Litigation by The Legal 500, in a list that includes the 17 top lawyers in Brazil in this practice area. Tomaz is also ranked among the best arbitration lawyers by Chambers & Partners Global and Brazil. Tomaz is listed as one of the most admired lawyers in Brazil by the Análise Advocacia publication in the practice areas arbitration, civil and business contracts, in the economic sectors rubber and plastic, electricity, consumer products and technology and in the region of São Paulo.