Marcelo Ramos Leite joined Trench Rossi Watanabe Advogados as an associate in the firm’s ethics, compliance and investigations practice in 2016, after working as law clerk in the corporate, mergers and acquisitions, securities and contracts practice. In the compliance and anti-corruption area, he provides general assistance in Brazilian anti-corruption matters, participates in several large internal investigation cases (including multi-jurisdictional cases), and acts in the development, review and implementation of compliance programmes, the conduct of compliance risk assessments and anti-corruption due diligence in the context of M&A projects. He graduated from Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Law School, with an academic exchange at Lund University (Sweden), and attended a corporate law and governance course at London School of Economics and Political Science.