Ms Bianca Bilton Signorini Antacli > TozziniFreire Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

TozziniFreire Advogados
AV. PAULISTA 2421, 8TH FLOOR
01311-300 SÃO PAULO
Brazil
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Work Department

Environmental Law.

Position

Working in environmental law since 2001, Bianca works with national and international companies in several different industries. Her activities include assistance in the preventive field; pre-acquisition due diligences; drafting and negotiating environmental clauses in contracts and other commercial operations; legal assistance to clients in consultations on environmental law and environmental licensing issues; assistance in administrative issues with environmental entities and in civil proceedings initiated by the Public Prosecutor’s Office; negotiation of Consent Agreements. Her experience involves, among others, greenfield projects, complex contamination cases and assistance to clients in issues involving ABS cases (access to genetic heritage and benefit sharing).

Career

Joined TozziniFreire in 2008. Bianca became a partner in 2012.

Languages

English.

Memberships

Coordinator of the Committee for the Environment of the British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Brazil. (Britcham).
Member of the Business Movement for Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity Brazil (MEBB) and one of the representatives of the Movement in the position it occupies as Permanent Guest with the Genetic Heritage Management Counsel (CGEN) before Brazilian Ministry of Environment.
Member of the Union for Ethical BioTrade (UEBT).

Education

Specialized degree in Business Management from Business School São Paulo in 2009. Master’s in Social Relations Law, Diffuse and Collective Rights and Environmental Law from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP) in 2004. University extension in Environmental Law from Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (FMU) in 2001. Graduate of the Law School of Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP) in 1998.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Environment

Next to environmental licensing, administrative and judicial procedures, the ‘excellent‘ team at TozziniFreire Advogados is also experienced with pre-acquisition and compliance due diligences. Such transactional work includes assisting McCain Foods with the acquisition of Forno de Minas Alimentos and advising Merck on the sale of its consumer health business. Bianca Bilton Signorini Antacli has ‘excellent regulatory knowledge‘. ‘Business-oriented‘ practice head Adriana Mathias Baptista‘s ‘experience is an asset when it comes to environmental risk assessment‘.