Partner Lawyer and Head of the Criminal Affairs Department at Silveira, Athias, Soriano de Mello, Guimarães, Pinheiro & Scaff. Lawyer specialized in criminal matters, especially in business and white collar crimes. He has postgraduate degrees at the University of Coimbra, Portugal in Economic and European Criminal Law, at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) and the Federal University of Pará. He has several recognitions and awards for his professional performance, being highlighted by Análise Advocacia 500 yearbook as one of the most admired lawyers in Brazil in the criminal area, since 2014. The firm has a strong presence in environmental, civil, labor and tax matters in several business areas (including mining), which allows the development of multidisciplinary legal strategies.
Silveira, Athias, Soriano de Mello, Guimarães, Pinheiro & Scaff – Advogados is a corporate law firm that meets the demands from small companies to large corporations, in various areas of law. The law firm has already received several national and international awards and references as a result of its performance, such as the Análise Advocacia 500 yearbook, where the firm is listed as one of the most admired in the country since 2008, and the guide Chambers and Partners Latin America, where it’s been mentioned since 2013.