LACCA Approved: Carlos Forbes

Litigation Firm: Mundie e Advogados Brazil

Carlos Suplicy Forbes is the senior partner of the litigation and arbitration department of Mundie e Advogados, providing high-quality legal services and acting in many sectors of Brazilian economy, especially with regards to commercial, infrastructure and regulatory matters. Having represented many clients’ interests and claims, his presence is well known at the superior courts, mainly in Brasília, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo.

He is highly specialised in telecoms, energy and civil law, and has earned recognition for his performance in complex disputes, including corporate law conflicts and interpretation of contracts, particularly before arbitration tribunals. He practises arbitration, as both legal counsel and arbitrator, in litigation involving business, commercial and civil law.

Carlos has a law degree from the State University of Rio de Janeiro (LLB, 1988). He also has a postgraduate degree (1991) and a master’s degree in civil procedural law (1994), from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo. He is a member of the Brazilian Bar (São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Distrito Federal, Pernambuco, Rio Grande do Sul and Minas Gerais sections); President of the Center for Arbitration and Mediation at the Chamber of Commerce Brazil–Canada; member of the executive council and former vice president of the Brazilian Arbitration Committee; board member and former president of the Advocacy Defence Movement; member of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration; member of the International Bar Association; and member of the São Paulo Association of Attorneys-at-Law.


LACCA Approved

Administrative Law

Anti-Corruption & Compliance



Banking & Finance

Capital Markets

Corporate / M&A


Intellectual Property Law




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