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Practice Areas

Environmental; Litigation; Administrative Law; Energy; Mining; Infrastructure; Regulatory


Partner. Experience in both judicial and administrative litigation, complex negotiations and consulting in environmental law. Advises domestic and multinational groups from various industry sectors with an emphasis on energy, agribusiness, forestry, chemical, mining, and infrastructure. Former head partner for Mayer Brown's environmental practice in Brazil. Professor of post¬graduate courses (Environmental Law) at FGV and IBMEC; Coordinator of the Environment Committee and board member of the Brazilian Institute for Studies on Energy Law (IBDE).


Bachelor of Laws, Universidade Estatual do Rio de Janeiro; Post-graduate course in Brazilian Environmental Law, PUC-Rio; LL.M. in Environmental Law, University College London; PhD Environmental Sciences, UERJ.