Education: Bachelor of Law from the Paulista College of Law at Pontifice Catholic University (Faculdade Paulista de Direito da Pontifícia Universidade Católica – PUC); and credits toward a master’s degree at PUC.

Admitted to the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) in 1986.

Languages: Portuguese and English.

Partner in the Litigation Department at the law firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados since 1996.

Areas of expertise: class actions; consumer law; product liability; civil litigation; and life sciences.

He is a former Chairman of the São Paulo Lawyers Association (AASP).

He is highly recommended as a product liability law practitioner by Chambers and Partners, Who’s Who Legal, Best Lawyers and Euromoney World Leading Lawyers. He has also been repeatedly named a “most admired attorney” in consumer and product liability practice by the Brazilian magazine Análise Advocacia.