Diego Faleck received his LL.B. from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo and his LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School (Cambridge, MA - USA). Mr. Faleck is Professor of Negotiation and Mediation at the São Paulo Law School of Fundação Getúlio Vargas.
Diego Faleck is a full-time mediator, settlement counsel and a dispute systems designer. He received his LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School and his Phd degree from the University of São Paulo. Mr. Faleck served as Interim Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Secretariat of Economic Law of the Ministry of Justice in Brazil, Chairman of the Council of the Federal Fund of Protection of Collective Rights and commissioner at the National Commission of Private Insurance of the Ministry of Finance (2007-2011).
Mr. Faleck is a member of the panel of distinguished neutrals of the CPR Institute and other prestigious rosters of mediators in Brazil. He was highlighted at the 2015, 2016 and 2017 editions of Who's Who Legal Mediation and recently for the prestigious Who's Who Thought Leaders 2018 (top 2% in the field worldwide). He has been featured as a prominent dispute systems designer in Harvard Professors’ Frank E. A. Sander and Robert C. Bordone (et al.) publication “Designing Systems and Processes...” (Wolters Kluwer, 2013, appendix one).
Mr. Faleck has several national and international publications on dispute resolution. He is a frequent speaker both at Brazilian and International Colloquiums (e.g. Harvard Law School - Program on Negotiation - 2010, invited professor for Harvard Law School classes on Dispute Systems Design – 2010 and 2013, speaker at Columbia Law School, New York University, Fordham University, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia). Mr. Faleck served as professor of negotiation, mediation and disputes systems design at the São Paulo Law School of Fundação Getúlio Vargas (2009 - 2016) and in Rio de Janeiro (2014-2015). Mr. Faleck will begin teaching at the Straus Institute at Pepperdine School of Law (#1 ranked program in Dispute Resolution according to US News) in the Summer of 2019.