Renato Leite Monteiro > Baptista Luz Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Baptista Luz Advogados

Work Department

Privacy & Data Protection




Privacy and data protection specialist. Over eight years of international experience working, researching and studying across a broad range of sectors related to Internet and IT Law, including privacy, data protection, intellectual property, startups, ISP liability, freedom of speech and cybercrimes.
Cyber Law and International Law Professor at Mackenzie University School of Law. Professor of the Graduate Program on IP and New Business Models at Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV/SP.
Former Council of Europe Expert and Study Visitor on Privacy, Data Protection, Freedom of Speech and ICTs, in Strasbourg, France. Former IP and Development Researcher at the NUS Centre for Law & Business and Editor of the Singapore Law Review, in Singapore. Former Researcher of Center of Technology and Society at Fundação Getúlio Vargas in Rio de Janeiro – FGV/RJ.




J.D., Universidade Federal do Ceará
JSM., Universidade Federal do Ceará
LL.M., Global Business Law, New York University (NYU)
LL.M., Intellectual Property and Technology Law, National University of Singapore (NUS)
Pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Engineering at University of São Paulo (USP)

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > TMT: Tech, innovation and digital business

Baptista Luz Advogados combines expertise in IP, M&A and commercial transactions to address the needs of clients active in emerging technologies, including the gig economy, fintech, healthtech and digital media. The practice is proficient in technology agreements, ranging from software development to SaaS licenses and intangible asset transfers, and also offers advice on transactional and regulatory matters. Pedro Ramos co-heads the team with Renato Leite Monteiro, who specialises in data protection and IT law.