Senior associate in the mergers and acquisitions, telecommunications, intellectual property, information technology, privacy and cybersecurity practice groups, Felipe has more than 10 years of experience representing local and international clients in corporate, contractual and regulatory matters, and participating in several transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate restructurings in the technology, pharmaceutical and telecommunications industries. He has been coordinating the data protection compliance projects of companies from several sectors. Felipe worked as a visiting attorney at the corporate and securities practice group of Greenberg Traurig, PA from 2017 to 2018, and has been a member of the New York State Bar since 2019. He is also a former member of Kirkland & Ellis Corporate Lab Clinic and a former volunteer for the International Refugee Assistance Project chapter at the University of Chicago Law School. Lacerda holds an LLM degree from the University of Chicago Law School and is a graduate of the Law School of the University of São Paulo.