Pereira Neto | Macedo

Technology Department

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What the team is known for Well-regarded boutique acclaimed for its high level of expertise in the sector's regulatory framework. Routinely sought out by a significant client roster due to its recognised prowess handling due diligence and developing compliance programmes in connection with data protection and privacy policy. Dynamic practice also receives plaudits for the strength of its legal opinions with regard to cloud computing services, cryptocurrency and the Internet of Things. Microsoft and Valor Capital are new clients.

Strengths One satisfied client reveals: "They are excellent. We often instruct them to assist with the launching of new digital products and also regulatory issues connected to the internet or data processing."

Work highlights Retained by Pádua to handle the data protection due diligence of a legaltech company.

Notable practitioners

Respected founding partner Caio Mário da Silva Pereira Neto receives plaudits in connection with his "consistent activity in the technology arena." He draws upon his multidisciplinary practice to advise major players from the sector on the development of innovative digital projects and privacy and data protection. "Caio is an experienced lawyer in technology regulations who boasts a great overview of legal transformations," reports another source. He is knowledgeable about cloud services and the Internet of Things.

"Well-known" partner Ronaldo Lemos is further described by another source as "an expert in privacy compliance." Another market commentator endorses his capabilities, emphasising that "he is a recognised practitioner in the data protection sphere." He is often instructed by financial institutions to perform data protection due diligence and also provides assistance with compliance programmes to companies from other industries. Lemos additionally handles data breach claims before public authorities.