Gustavo Gaspar Nogueira

Associate, Paris



Gustavo Gaspar Nogueira is an associate in the International Arbitration Group in Paris. He has experience representing companies and States in both contract-based and investment treaty arbitrations.

Prior to joining White & Case, Gustavo gained experience in international arbitration in leading law firms in Paris, London and São Paulo. In Brazil, he also acted as administrative secretary in arbitration proceedings conducted under the auspices of all major Brazilian arbitral institutions and represented clients in civil and commercial matters before national courts.

Gustavo is actively involved in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot and is a member of YPCP (Young Professionals of Construction in Paris).

Bars and Courts
Sao Paulo
Queen Mary University of London
University of São Paulo
Certificate in Law
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich


Representing a consortium of European construction companies in a multibillion-dollar ICC arbitration relating to the expansion of the Panama Canal.

Representing Cypriot companies in SCC arbitrations relating to the construction and operation of desalination plants.

Representing an Eastern European company in Dispute Board proceedings relating to the construction of a water management project.

Representing an African state in ICC and Swiss Chambers arbitrations in a dispute arising from an international fraud, bribery, and corruption scandal.

Advised an Eastern European government employer regarding the management of a road infrastructure contract.

Assisted a European pharmaceutical company in LCIA and HKIAC arbitrations against a Chinese distributor regarding the distribution of pharmaceuticals in China.*

Assisted a Central European State in an UNCITRAL investment dispute with a company relating to regulation in the gaming sector.*

*Experience acquired prior to joining White & Case


"Reflexos da Proposta de Protocolo de Consolidação Interinstitucional do SIAC na Arbitragem Nacional", in Arbitragem e Processo - Homenagem ao Professor Carlos Alberto Carmona, Vol. I, 2022 (co-author)

"The Protection of Public Interest in Contract-Based Arbitration with Public Entities: A Comparative Analysis of the English and Brazilian Legal Systems", in 86(2) Arbitration: The International Journal of Arbitration, Mediation and Dispute Management, 2020