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RUA FIDÊNCIO RAMOS, 195, 10TH FLOOR, VILA OLÌMPIA, SÃO PAULO, SP CEP 04551-010, BRAZIL
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Work +55 11 3040 4040
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DDSA - De Luca, Derenusson, Schuttoff Advogados, Ana Luisa Castro Cunha Derenusson, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Ana Luisa Castro Cunha Derenusson

Tel:
Work +5511 30404040
Email:
DDSA - De Luca, Derenusson, Schuttoff Advogados

Work Department

São Paulo Office/Aviation Department.

Position

Founding partner and head of DDSA's Aviation Law Practice, which includes aircraft sale, financing and leasing, special tax and labor regimes, aircraft registration, repossession and mortgage foreclosure, air transportation regulation and airport infrastructure.

Career

Founding partner at DDSA. Expertise in aviation law. Nominated byChambers and Partners Latin America, Aviation Finance, 2013-2015;Latin Lawyer 250, 2013-2015;Legal 500, Aviation, 2013-2014;Expert Guides – Women in Business Law, Aviation, 2013-2014;Who ́s Who Legal, Aviation, 2013-2015;Global Law Experts, Aviation, 2013-2014 International Financial Law Review (IFLR), Aviation, 2013-2014 and Best Lawyers, Aviation, 2014 Publications: ”Overview in Aviation”, Chambers and Partners, Latin America, 2014 ”An Overview on the Brazilian Aviation Sector”, Air Finance Annual 2011/2012, Euromoney Yearbooks “The New Brazilian Stock Market and the Importance of Foreign Direct Investment”, American Bar Association, 2010 Editor of “Resenha Legal”, Legal and Tax Committee of Brazilian British Chamber in São Paulo (BRITCHAM), 2003-2005

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Member

Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo Section, 1995 American Bar Association (ABA) International Bar Association (IBA) Co-Chair for the International Transportation Committee of the American Bar Association (ABA), Section of International Law, 2014-2015 President of the Legal Committee of ABAG – Brazilian General Association for Civil Aviation, 2013 Member of the Steering Group of Transportation Committee and of the Aerospace & Defense Committee of the American Bar Association (ABA) Former President of the Legal and Tax Committee of Brazilian British Chamber in São Paulo (BRITCHAM) Country Coordinator of the Inter-American Law Committee of the American Bar Association (ABA), 2000

Education

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the Universidade de São Paulo (1994); Masters of Laws (LL.M.) from Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois USA (1996).


Brazil

Transport and shipping

Within: Leading individuals: Transport and shipping: Aviation

Ana Luisa Derenusson - DDSA - De Luca, Derenusson, Schuttoff e Azevedo Advogados

Within: Transport and shipping

Aviation matters are an area of particular expertise at 'available, swift and capable' DDSA - De Luca, Derenusson, Schuttoff e Azevedo Advogados, which has has strong experience with the financing, purchase and leasing of aircraft, and regularly handles administrative procedures. Clients consider Ana Luisa Castro Cunha Derenusson as 'one of the most knowledgeable aviation experts in Brazil'.

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