Graduate degree in Law at Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) in 2001. Post-graduate degree in Insurance Law with his MBA in partnership with Universidade Cândido Mendes/FUNENSEG in 2003.
Insurance professor in the MBA of Insurance Law program at FUNENSEG and panelist in seminars and congresses in the Insurance and Reinsurance Law field.
ANDRÉ TAVARES was an intern at ESCRITÓRIO DE ADVOCACIA SERGIO BERMUDES from 1997 to 2000. He was a partner at ESCRITÓRIO DE ADVOCACIA SERGIO BERMUDES from 2003 to 2017, working in the insurance field for all these years. He was an associate at MACHADO, MEYER, SENDACZ, OPICE E BRANDÃO COUTO ADVOGADOS between 2000 and 2003.
With ample recognition in the Market, he was elected four years in a row (2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017) most admired lawyer in the insurance, civic, financial operations and health field through ANÁLISE ADVOCACIA 500. He has been listed since 2015 on Band 3 at the CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS ranking and has been mentioned, since 2013, on the journal LEGAL 500.
President of the Grupo Nacional de Trabalho de Seguro Garantia within the INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE LAW ASSOCIATION – AIDA. Member of the CONSELHO DELIBERATIVO – AIDA – DELIBERATION COUNCIL. General secretary of OAB-RJ’s Sectional Insurance and Reinsurance Law Commission. Counseling Editor for INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE LAW ASSOCIATION – AIDA’s electronic magazine. Counseling Editor for the magazine Revista Seguros.
Author of multiple articles published in specialized journals, such as “CDC: evolução do mercado segurador” (Caderno de Seguro FUNENSEG, n. 171, mar/abr 2012, pp. 114-122); “Contrato de Seguro” (Caderno de Seguro FUNENSEG, n. 173, jul/ago/set 2012, pp. 50-65); “Abertura do mercado brasileiro de resseguros” (Caderno de Seguro FUNENSEG, n. 180, ed. especial 2013, pp. 60-65); and “Marcos temporais extintivos no direito de seguros brasileiro” (Revista Jurídica de Seguros/CNSeg, n. 4, maio de 2016, pp. 39-55).
Languages: Portuguese, English.