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Jose Antonio Antunes Maciel

Education and Honors

New York University School of Law, MCJ 1998

Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, J.D. 1983

Mr. Antunes Maciel is admitted to the Brazilian Bar Association, Rio de Janeiro Section, and registered in New York as a Legal Consultant.  He concentrates his practice on assisting Brazilian clients in litigation matters related to cross-border insurance, construction, banking, and trade issues.  He has worked on multi-million dollar legal proceedings involving various jurisdictions, including Brazil, the United States, and the United Kingdom, assisted by U.S. or British attorneys.  Prior to joining Schindler Cohen & Hochman LLP, Mr. Antunes Maciel was a partner at Cameron & Hornbostel LLP and the general counsel to Banco Fininvest S.A., in Rio de Janeiro.