Gisela Burle Cosentino






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Profissional Experience

Gisela provides legal consultancy in corporate issues and business contracts. She has experience in corporate transactions, joint venture and consortium agreements, incorporation and winding up of companies, business structuring and international contracts. Gisela also assists clients in regulatory matter relating to the Brazilian Central Bank (BACEN) and has experience on regulation of business models for the financial sector.

Academic Formation

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), Universidade Católica de Pernambuco; partially attended at Università di Pisa (Pisa, Italy); Postgraduate candidate in Contract Law, Faculdade de Direito do Recife - UFPE..

Other activities

Before dedicating her full time to the firm’s Corporate Law practice, Gisela worked at the firm’s Administrative Law and Environmental Law practices, where she accrued experience in advising companies on bidding procedures, administrative contracts, permitting procedures and administrative and court proceedings.Gisela is a member of CAMARB Jovem, a young initiative of the Câmara de Arbitragem Empresarial Brasil (Brazil Chamber of Corporate Arbitration). She has also being a member of the Drafting and Organizing Committee of the Competição Brasileira de Arbitragem Petrônio Muniz – CAMARB (Brazilian Moot Court Competition Petrônio Muniz) on 2018.

Acknowledgments and awards
On DFA’s moot team, Gisela won the award for best oralist at the “II Competição Regional Nordeste de Arbitragem” (2nd Northeast Regional Arbitration Competition), sponsored by ESA-PE, OAB-PE (Brazilian Bar in Pernambuco School of Law) and Câmara de Arbitragem Empresarial Brasil – CAMARB (Brazil Chamber of Corporate Arbitration). She was the coordinator of the Brazilian delegation to the 33rd Norris and Margery Bendetson International EPIIC Symposium, a Fellow Tufts Initiative for Leadership and International Perspective (TILIP) at Tufts University (Boston, US) in 2018, and a Associação Univesitária Internacional (International University Association) scholar for the same symposium in 2017. Former researcher at Conselho Nacional de Justiça (CNJ), 2016-2017. Gisela is author of the article entitled “Arbitragem em Conflitos que Envolvem o Estado: Análise Prática do Instituto no Brasil” (Arbitration in Conflicts Envolving the State: Practical Analysis of the Institute in Brazil), published on the 11th edition of the Revista do Centro de Estudos Jurídicos da Procuradoria Geral do Estado de Pernambuco.



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