Education: Extension in technical reinsurance processes, the Chartered Insurance Institute, UK, 2011; master’s in commercial law, University of São Paulo, 2010; specialisation in corporate finance and capital markets, Fundação Getúlio Vargas, 2002; specialisation in capital markets, University of São Paulo (USP), 2000; specialisation in corporate law, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, 1996; BA, Fundação Getúlio Vargas, 1993; LLB, University of São Paulo, 1992.
Main practice areas: Commercial and corporate law; insurance law; bankruptcy, court-supervised and out-of-court reorganisation; general litigation, mediation and arbitration.
Publications/nominations: ‘Overview: Insurance and Reinsurance in Brazil’, Latin Lawyer 2014; contributions to the publication Direito Societário Contemporâneo I, (‘Contemporary Corporate Law’), Quartier Latin Publishing House (2009); ‘Comentários à Lei de Recuperação de Empresas e Falência’ (‘Comments on the Legislation on Company Reorganisation and Bankruptcy’), Revista dos Tribunais (2005).
Listed by PLC Which Lawyer? for Insolvency and Reorganisation; by Chambers and Partners for insolvency and reorganisation, and insurance; by Chambers and Partners Global for insurance; by Chambers and Partners Latin America for insurance; by Latin Lawyer 250; by The Legal 500 for bankruptcy and restructuring, by Who’s Who Legal for insurance and Expert Guides – BRIC – insurance and reinsurance and by Análise Advocacia 500 for insurance.
Member: Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo (1993) and Rio de Janeiro (2001) sections; São Paulo Lawyers Association; Judicial Modernisation Committee of the São Paulo Bar Association; director of the Law Firms Study Centre (2006–2011).
Languages: Portuguese, English and French.