Thiago Luís Sombra

Thiago Luís Sombra

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Thiago’s pratice focuses on Public Law, Technology and Anti-corruption, and in particular on public procurement contracts, bids, transnational investigations and cases handled by public authorities and regulators. Based on his experience as State Attorney, he advice clients in cases related to state-owned companies, administrative sanctioning procedures, concessions, bids and administrative contracts in general. He served as State Attorney of São Paulo before the Federal Supreme Court (STF) and Superior Court of Justice (STJ), and as a clerk at the STJ. He is currently a professor at the University of Brasília (UnB), member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and the International Committee of Digital Economy of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). It is certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals with CIPP/Europe.


? Bachelor of Laws, Centro Universitário de Brasília

? Master’s degree in Private Law, Pontifícia Universidade Católica

? Specialization in Cyberlaw, focusing on privacy protection and data protection, London School of Economics, United Kingdon

? Post-graduation in Private Law, Università degli Studi di Camerino, Italy

? PhD in Law, Technology and Regulation from University of Brasília


? Análise Advocacia – Digital; White Collar Crime; Regulatory (2018)

? Chambers Latin America – Technology (2019)

? CIPP/Europe certification – International Association of Privacy Professionals

? Leaders League – Data Protection (2018); Technology (2018)

? Who’s Who Legal Data – Telecoms and Media (2018)

? The Legal 500 – Public Law (2018); TMT (2018);

? Global Data Review – 40 under 40 (2018)

? Who’s Who Legal Data – Telecoms and Media (2018); Data privacy and protection (2019)

? Who’s Who Legal Brazil – Data; Administrative Litigation (2018 - 2019)

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