Mr Paulo Prado > KLA Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

KLA Advogados
AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 1355
18º ANDAR
CEP 01452-002 SÃO PAULO, SP
Brazil

Work Department

Practice Areas: Administrative Law, Energy Law, Environmental Law.

Position

Partner at KLA Advogados.

Career

Demarest & Almeida, São Paulo, 1999-2001; In-house counsel, Câmara de Comercialização de Energia Elétrica-CCEE, São Paulo, 2001-2008; KLA, 2008-to date.

Languages

English.

Memberships

Arbitrator, Fundação Getúlio Vargas Arbitration Center. Bar Admission: Brazil (São Paulo, 2001).

Education

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo, LLB, 2000; Fundação Getúlio Vargas, Specialist in Corporate Law, 2005.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Public law

KLA Advogados offers legal support to a diverse client roster that includes companies from the technology, telecoms, energy, transport, sanitation and life sciences sectors. An array of consulting and contentious public law services are catered for, with the practice regularly acting for clients in tender procedures, management of administrative contracts and proceedings before federal, state and municipal budget oversight courts and regulatory agencies. Department head Paulo Prado has notable experience in the fields of public procurement, regulatory matters and government contracts.

Brazil > Environment

KLA Advogados handles a variety of environmental matters, with a particular emphasis on contaminated areas, protected areas and environmental licensing. The team has seen recent growth, with several new clients in the timber, forestry management and agribusiness sector seeking guidance in relation to regulatory matters, court litigation and administrative proceedings. The team is jointly led by Paulo Prado, whose experience includes representing clients before regulatory agencies, and Leticia Marques, who has a strong background in environmental regulation, biodiversity conservation and contaminated areas.