Eduardo Carvalhaes > Lefosse Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Lefosse Advogados
SÃO PAULO SP 04533-014

Work Department

Public Law and Regulation




Eduardo is a partner in Public Law and Regulation at Lefosse.

Eduardo has solid experience in licensing, bidding, dispute resolution in administrative proceedings and legal advice in regulated markets. He is a member of the OAB-SP Infrastructure Commission and director of the ABDTIC (Associação Brasileira de Direito da Tecnologia da Informação e das Comunicações – Brazilian Association of Information Technology and Communications Law).

Eduardo graduated from PUC-SP (Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo). He has a master’s and doctoral degree in State Law from USP (Universidade de São Paulo).

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Public law

(Leading individuals)

Eduardo CarvalhaesLefosse Advogados

Lefosse Advogados is well positioned to assist private and public sector clients in the full range of public law matters, including privatisations, public procurement and PPPs. Recently, the team has been particularly active in the renegotiation of public concessions and new contract approvals, and has helped potential investors navigate the legislation applicable to public contracting in Brazil and the current opportunities available to them. Eduardo Carvalhaes ‘leads an excellent team of lawyers‘, who are trusted by domestic and foreign players in the acquisition of equity stakes in companies that provide services to the public sector. Beatriz Ghosn is skilled in advising private companies on their interactions with Brazilian governmental entities, which is also an area of particular focus for Karen Coutinho.

Brazil > TMT: Telecoms

Lefosse Advogados acts for incumbent and new entrants into the Brazilian telecoms market in the entire spectrum of commercial, regulatory, and transactional matters. The team, which covers all major sub-sectors, including telephony, internet, supporting infrastructure, satellite, and submarine cables, was one of the firms advising industry leaders on the 5G auction promoted by regulatory agency ANATEL. Telecom-related M&A and emerging technologies are other areas of expertise for the practice, which is under the leadership of Eduardo Carvalhaes. Carvalhaes is highly regarded for his expertise and tenure, particularly in the administrative law and public procurement spheres.

Brazil > Transport: Aviation

(Firms to watch)

Lefosse Advogados has good relationships with several airlines and airport operators, with Eduardo Carvalhaes particularly strong on the public law and regulatory side.