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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

AVENIDA BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 3.144 11TH FLOOR, SÃO PAULO, SP, 01451-000, BRAZIL
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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados, Roberta Danelon Leonhardt, São Paulo, BRAZIL

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Roberta Danelon Leonhardt

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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Work Department

Environmental / Crisis management / Agribusiness / Automotive / Chemicals and petrochemicals / Construction / Energy / Mining / Oil and gas / Retail and consumer / Financing and infrastructure projects / Litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution

Position

Partner

Career

Partner of the Environmental Law practice and Head of the Labour, Real Estate, Litigation and Competition Law practices, Roberta Danelon Leonhardt is a specialist in environmental law, having outstanding performance in the management of complex environmental crises due to her skills for the composition of multiple interests in negotiation processes. Leonhardt’s work embraces the coordination of working teams for the provision of environmental assistance in matters related to the implementation of potential polluting projects and the analysis of environmental liabilities, support to investors and financial institutions for the identification and management of environmental risks, as well as working with environmental agencies and the Department of Public Prosecution. Leonhardt is becoming renowned in the market of Environmental Disputes practice due to her persuasive ability and solid environmental practice background and has experience in assisting clients of a wide range of areas such as infrastructure, logistics, food and beverage, chemicals, real estate, agribusiness, steel, mining, automotive, banking, pharmaceutical and heavy industry in general.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Member

Admitted to the Brazilian Bar (OAB) and member of the International Bar Association (IBA).

Education

Received her LL.B and postgraduation degree in Environmental Law from Universidade de São Paulo. Received her LL.M. in Public International Law from London School of Economics and Political Science.


Brazil

Environment

Within: Environment

Covering areas such as crisis management, climate change, biodiversity, solid waste and contamination, the team at Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados is ‘committed’ and ‘swift’. It continues to act in relation to the Bento Rodrigues dam disaster of 2015, defending Samarco against a R$155bn claim and approximately 80 public civil actions. In other work, it assisted BTG Pactual with the environmental due diligence concerning an acquisition of forest assets. The ‘client-focusedRoberta Danelon Leonhardt and Daniela Stump are recommended.

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