Gerardo Figueredo Junior > Zeigler Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Zeigler Advogados
Rua Bela Cintra
16° andar. São Paulo

Work Department

Food and Beverage/ Health/ Agrobusiness / Administrative Law / Compliance


Senior Partner


Gerardo Figueiredo Junior is a professional with extensive experience in Regulatory Law, Antitrust and Compliance, contributing in recent years to the development of Food Law in Brazil through chapters published in international works, lectures, and other academic activities.

Over the years, he has worked for large companies such as pharmaceuticals, food industries, infrastructure, sanitation and many other, becoming one of the founding partner of Zeigler Advogados



Portuguese, English and French


Member of Brazilian Bar Association (OAB)

Member of European Food Law Association – EFLA

Former president of the commission for studies on regulated sectors of the OAB/SP (Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo)


Graduate in Milton Campos Colleges, 1997
Postgraduate in Business Law, Universidade Gama Filho, 1999
Specialist in “International Food Law” from Michigan State University, 2022

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Life sciences

The life sciences practice at Zeigler Advogados serves pharmaceutical companies in the biosciences industry, and food and beverage companies looking to navigate the regulatory landscape in Brazil. Recent instructions include advising on matters related to the transition to a post-pandemic situation. The practice is co-led by Silvia Zeigler and Gerardo Figueredo. Ziegler’s practice spans regulatory, consumer, IP, tax and food law; Figueiredo also maintains a broad practice, as well as dealing with civil and administrative litigation and compliance.