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
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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 undertakes a broad range of public law work. Its lawyers are adept at handling and challenging procurement procedures, assisting with the execution of contracts, PPPs and concession agreements, as well as acting in administrative litigation. Practice head Paulo Prado demonstrates in-depth knowledge of the agribusiness, healthcare and pharmaceutical industries, and is well versed in the fields of governmental contracts and public procurement.

Brazil > Environment

Demonstrating longstanding experience in forestry management and in the timber industry, KLA Advogados combines environmental and public law expertise, and assists clients with due diligence of rural properties, land use issues and environmental licensing. Handling administrative proceedings before environmental agencies and authorities and judicial litigation are other areas of focus for the practice. Co-head Paulo Prado has experience in class actions pertaining to environmental issues, while co-leader Leticia Marques is proficient in contaminated and protected area management, as well as biodiversity conservation.