Filipe has over 15 years of litigation experience and is registered with the Bar Association of Brazil (OAB) and Bar Association of Portugal (OA). Specialising in civil procedural law, he has worked for several large law firms in São Paulo and was legal director of the Municipality of Votorantim, where he was awarded for the services provided in the Municipality. Filipe was an assistant professor of civil procedure at the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC/SP). In Brazil, Filipe acted before the Justice Court of São Paulo and the STJ (Superior Court of Justice).
Areas of Expertise
Complex and High-Value Disputes
Brazilian Civil Procedural Law
Brazilian Substantive Law
Bachelor of Laws, Sorocaba Law School, 2003-2007
Post Graduate Degree in Procedural Civil Law, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC/SP), 2012
Associate, Azevedo Sette Advogados, 2009-2010
Senior Associate, Siqueira Castro Advogados, 2011-2012
Assistant Professor of Civil Procedure Law, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC/SP), 2012-2015
Senior Associate, Escanhoela Advogados Associados, 2012-2016
Legal Director, Municipality of Votorantim, 2016-2018
Partner, Carvalho e Melo Franco Advogados, 2018-2021
Associate, Pogust Goodhead, 2021-2022
Senior Associate, Pogust Goodhead, 2022-Present
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