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Renato Poltronieri

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Renato heads the infrastructure, public law and regulatory departments. He concentrates his practice in Public, Administrative and Regulatory Law, covering Infrastructure, Biotechnology, International Trade and Customs, Government Relations and Compliance. His major clients include companies operating in the areas of public and private infrastructure. Professor of Administrative Law and Theory of Law at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie and Assistant to the Presidency of the Court of Ethics and Discipline of the Brazilian Bar Association São Paulo Chapter - OAB/SP.




He earned a LL.D. from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo and a LL.M. in Constitucional, Political and Economic Law from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie. He is also post-graduated in Business Administration from Universidade de Franca and in International Economic Law from Camera di Commercio di Vicenza, in Italy. He earned his LL.B. from Universidade Estadual Paulista School of Law and a B.A. in Economic History from the same university.


Projects and infrastructure

Within: Projects and infrastructure

Demarest Advogados added a multitude of new clients to its roster in 2017, including Global Infrastructure Partners, Terminal Link and Terminal Investments. The group advised Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras on the formation of a joint venture with Correios to create an air cargo company focused on e-commerce. It also advised Cia de Ferro Ligas da Bahia - Ferbasa on its acquisition of BW Guirapá from Santander Investimentos and Brazil Wind. Renato Poltronieri is recommended. Port sector specialist André Luiz Freire joined from Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados.

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Public law

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Demarest Advogadosoffers a high-quality service’ and ‘is prepared to handle complex issues’, with cross-border transactions a particular strength. The team received a boost with the hire of André Luiz Freire from Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados. Practice head Renato Poltronieri is ‘very hands-on and knowledgeable’.

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