Jean François Teisseire is a founding partner of Pacheco Neto Sanden Teisseire Law Firm. A French national, he completed his academic education in Paris at the University of Paris II (Assas). He is qualified to practice in France, São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro and has been assisting clients in international transactions between Brazil and France for over 30 years. He is recognized as a reference in his area of activity and in the Franco-Brazilian community. His activity is especially focused on Labor Law, Competition Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Foreign Investment, and Mediation and Arbitration. He is General Secretary of the Board of the Chamber of Mediation and Arbitration of the Eurochambers (CAE), Vice-President of the National Council of Mediation and Arbitration (CONIMA), Vice-President and Founder of the Brazilian Institute of Tax Arbitration (IBAT) and member of the Chamber of Commerce France-Brazil. He is a native French speaker and is fluent in Portuguese and English.