Mr Marc Stalder > Demarest Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Demarest Advogados
SÃO PAULO, SP 05419-001
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Work Department

Real Estate Law




Partner of Demarest´s Real Estate practice, Marc Stalder is an LLM candidate in Real Estate Law at the University of Illinois at Chicago’s John Marshall Law School, holds specializations in Real Estate Registration Law from PUC-MG, in Business Law from FMU and a bachelor’s degree in Law from FMU. Marc has more than 15 years of experience in structuring different types of real estate developments, rural and urban properties regularization and negotiations of complexes agreements. Marc has worked on the negotiation and development of more than 100 real estate ventures and coordinated multidisciplinary teams responsible for the regularization of over 1.4 million acres of farmland. He is also a professor of short-term and specialization courses related to real estate contracts, real estate litigation, Notary and Registration Law.


Portuguese, English, German.


  • Technical and Content Officer of the National Academy of Notary and Registry Law (Academia Nacional de Direito Notarial e Registral)
  • Member of the Real Estate Business Commission of IBRADIM (Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Imobiliário)
  • Member of MDDI – Real Estate Law Debate Table (Mesa de Debates de Direito Imobiliário)


  • LLM in Real Estate Law at UIC John Marshall Law School, Chicago, USA (in course)
  • Postgraduate course in Real Estate Registration Law at Pontifícia Universidade Católica of Minas Gerais (PUC-MG), Minas Gerais, 2008
  • Postgraduate course in Business Law from Centro Universitário das Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (FMU), São Paulo, 2006
  • Bachelor’s degree in Law from Centro Universitário das Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (FMU), São Paulo, 2004

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Real estate

(Leading individuals)

Marc StalderDemarest Advogados

Demarest Advogados has an ‘efficient and agile‘ real estate team, which is ‘capable of dealing with two, three, four very different subjects in the same meeting, showing broad knowledge‘. Clients appreciate that the lawyers ‘always seek to understand the business and the pain of the client‘ while also seeking ‘to present practical solutions to what is needed‘. This covers a range of disciplines, including complex transactional, regulatory and environmental issues in high-profile urban and rural real estate investment and development projects. The team is jointly led by Lucas Tavares Bueno, Thiago Giantomassi and the ‘excellentMarc Stalder, who is ‘extremely accessible, speaks a clear and objective language, devoid of legalese and a great expert in real estate law’. For contentious matters, clients also rate Rafael Gagliardi‘s ‘unparalleled ability to suggest and create solutions‘.