Luiz Felipe Maia is a founding partner of FYMSA Advogados, and is head of the internet and technology, and gaming teams. Luiz Felipe mainly counsels clients in corporate, contracts and regulatory matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, internet law, gaming law and strategic negotiations in related fields. Luiz Felipe has worked as legal counsel for energy and IT companies, and has practised as an attorney in renowned law firms. Luiz Felipe has a bachelor of laws degree from the University of São Paulo, specialising in business law with a focus on contracts from Getúlio Vargas Foundation, and a master of laws degree from Federal University of Pernambuco in civil law. He is also an experienced negotiator and mediator, certified by the Harvard Law School Programme on negotiation, and teaches negotiation courses in business school. Luiz Felipe Maia is member of the International Association of Gaming Advisors and a general member of International Masters of Gaming Law. Luiz Felipe is a frequent speaker at international gaming events and was awarded for Corporate Livewire Excellence at the Gaming Awards 2016 and by Lawyer Monthly as one of the Top 100 lawyers in Brazil.