Ana Carolina Dall’Agnol is working on foreign direct investment governance in Angola and Mozambique under the supervision of Professor Florian Grisel and Dr. Christopher Decker, and is a Graduate Teaching Assistant for Civil Dispute Resolution. Her research interests broadly span international economic law, political economy, and law and development.

Ana Carolina holds a Master of Law (LLM) in International Law from the University of Cambridge, and bachelor degrees in Law (LLB) and International Relations (BA) from Centro Universitário Curitiba.

Beyond academia, Ana Carolina acts as counsel and administrative secretary in arbitration disputes. Her practice focuses on international investment and commercial arbitration disputes relating to Latin America and Portuguese-speaking Africa, as well as Brazilian domestic arbitration disputes. Her professional experience includes work for Lee Taube Gabardo (Curitiba), Dechert LLP (Paris), Latham & Watkins LLP (Paris), and PLMJ (Lisbon). 

Ana Carolina is also an assistant editor for Africa of Kluwer Arbitration Blog and of the Brazilian Arbitration Journal (“Revista Brasileira de Arbitragem”).

Her research is generously funded by the Oxford Wolfson-Marriott Scholarship and Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia. 

Research Interests

International economic law

International political economy

Settlement of international disputes


Research projects