Partner Profile

Felipe Palhares

BMA Advogados


LL 250


Felipe Palhares is a partner in BMA’s data privacy and cybersecurity, and technology and digital businesses practices. He has extensive experience assisting local and international companies in strategic matters that involve the processing of personal data, in managing the response to data breaches and ransomware attacks, and in dealing with regulators.

Felipe regularly advises clients in designing privacy programmes, assists companies on data privacy matters during the development of new products and provides support in the response to security incidents. He acted for companies in the crisis management of some of the most relevant ransomware attacks that occurred in Brazil in recent years. He also has extensive experience in litigation, acting for clients from a wide variety of sectors.

Felipe is the only individual in the world to have earned all current certifications and designations issued by the IAPP, and also holds data protection certifications from ISACA and Maastricht University.

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