Mr. Risch is an accomplished international lawyer based in the United States, who graduated with a bachelor of Laws with honors from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil where he clerked for judge Márcio Keppler Fraga in the criminal and civil state court, in his native city of Porto Alegre.
He has also graduated with a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from the University of Miami in the United States. Prior to joining HAYMAN-WOODWARD he worked at prestigious law firms such as Rahbaran & Associates; and he has also served as an in-house counsel for Motorola and Fox Latin America.
Therein, he has successfully negotiated a variety of international contracts, as well as handled complex expatriation tax and immigration matters.
Mr Risch is admitted for practice in the United States as well as in Brazil.