Partner Profile

Marcelo Zenkner

TozziniFreire Advogados

Brazil

LL 250

Biography

TozziniFreire’s partner and PhD in public law from Universidade Nova de Lisboa with research on "Government and Business Integrity", Marcelo has over 25 years of experience in the legal field, especially in compliance and anti-corruption policies. He was a Public Prosecutor in Espírito Santo State between 1997 and 2019, playing key roles in the fight against organised crime, corruption and administrative misconduct. Marcelo also performed as General Controller of Espírito Santo State and, during his term, he created the first administrative structure in Brazil to apply administrative sanctions of Brazilian Clean Companies Act. After leaving the Public Prosecution, he was selected and appointed to the position of Chief Governance and Compliance Executive Officer at Petrobras, exercising his office from 2019 to 2021.

This is part of a professional notice: all recommended firms are invited, but not required, to supply a professional notice and partner profiles, which are published in return for a fee.

Unlock unlimited access to all Latin Lawyer content