International partner completes ‘Brazilian Commercial Law’ book-launch tour

Chadbourne & Parke’s international partner Silvia Fazio completed a book-launch tour on 11 March to celebrate the publication of Brazilian Commercial Law: A Practical Guide.

More than 500 people attended receptions held in London, New York and São Paulo.

Guest speakers on the tour included Jaime Gornsztejn, head of the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) in the UK; ambassador Luiz Felipe de Seixas Corrêa, consul general of the Brazilian mission in New York City; former Brazilian finance minister Mailson da Nobrega; and New York governor George Pataki.

Published in February 2013 by Kluwer Law International and edited by Fazio, the treatise includes contributions from 19 lawyers from leading Brazilian law firms and is the first of its kind in English.