Programa Scholar-in-house

Anna-Katharina Scheffer da Silveira

Anna-Katharina Scheffer da Silveira

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+55 11 3147 0868


Her experience includes representing clients in international arbitrations and mediations, with a focus on commercial, corporate, construction, energyand banking disputes. Former associate with a major international law firm in Düsseldorf, Germany, and a “Magic Circle” firm in Paris, France. Former Coordinating Deputy Counsel at the Secretariat of the International Court of Arbitration of the ICC in Paris, France.

  • Commercial Mediator Certification of the Center of Dispute Resolution (MuCDR) in Munich, Germany.
  • Legal Clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, Germany.
  • Graduated from Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich, Germany.
  • Revista Brasileira de Arbitragem, “ICC-FIDIC Conference 2020 in São Paulo, Brazil”.
  • ICC YAF Prague Conference, Czech Republic, “Pathways to Arbitration”.
  • ICC Germany Conference on IP and Dispute Resolution, Munich, Germany, “ICC Arbitration for IP Disputes”.
  • ICC YAF Frankfurt am Main Conference, Germany, “Ensuring the Enforceability of Arbitral Awards”.
  • German Institution of Arbitration DIS / Industry and Trade Chambers IHK / Chartered Institute of Arbitrators CIArb Events Series, Stuttgart Germany, “Arbitration vs. State Court Litigation – Process Expediting Measures and Effects”.
  • 9th Annual Arbitration Conference of the Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats AIJA, Stockholm, Sweden, “Revision, Correction and Interpretation of Arbitral Awards”.
  • Lecture Sciences Po / Master Droit Economique, Paris, France, “Arbitration Agreements – an Empirical Ana.
EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS (Previous experience)
  • Represented large multinational companies in arbitrations with seats in Paris, Geneva, Frankfurt and other European jurisdictions.
  • Acted as co-counsel in arbitrations with seats in Brazil and other Latin-American countries.
  • Acted as counsel under the Arbitration Rules of the ICC, LCIA, DIS and other institutional rules, as well as in ad hoc
  • Acted as administrative secretary to arbitral tribunals.
  • Represented leading financial institutions and insurances in German state court proceedings.
  • German, English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • Member of Comitê Brasileiro de Arbitragem (CBAr).
  • Member of the Young International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA).
  • Member of the Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit (DIS40).
  • Member of the Comité Français de l’Arbitrage (CFA40).
  • Member of the Düsseldorf Bar, Germany.