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Milaré Advogados
RUA CLODOMIRO AMAZONAS, N. 1099
CJS. 124 /127, ITAIM BIBI
SÃO PAULO, SP CEP 04537-012
Brazil
Roberta Jardim de Morais photo

Work Department

Environmental Law. Head of the Agribusiness and Natural and Genetic Resources group.

Position

Leading Lawyer

Career

Leading Lawyer with Milaré Advogados since 2007;
Former Assistant Advisor for International Affairs, Minas Gerais State Government (1998/2002).

Languages

Portuguese, English, Spanish, French and Italian.

Memberships

Member of the “Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil”.

Education

Post-Doctorate in Human Rights (completed in 2014), Law School of the University of Coimbra, Portugal;
Doctor of Legal and Economic Sciences (completed Academic Background: Post-Doctorate in Human Rights (completed in 2014), Law School of the University of Coimbra, Portugal;
Doctor of Legal and Economic Sciences (completed in 2010), Law School of the University of Coimbra, Portugal (magna cum laude);
Master of Law and Economics (2003), Minas Gerais Federal University (summa cum laude);
Medical Law Specialist (2003) Law School of the University of Coimbra, Portugal;
Competition Law Specialist (2000), Law School of the Minas Gerais Federal University;
Post-graduate degree in International Trade Law (1995) from Instituto Universitario Europeo – Turin, Italy;
Law Degree, (1994) Law School of the Minas Gerais Federal University.

Leisure

MORAIS, Roberta Jardim; BIM, Eduardo Fortunato Bim. A fragmentação da causa de pedir nas ações civis públicas ambientais. Em MILARÉ, Édis (Coord.) A ação civil pública após 35 anos. São Paulo: Ed. Thomson Reuters/RT, 2020;
MORAIS, Roberta Jardim de. et. al. Súmulas do STJ em Matéria Ambiental Comentadas: Um Olhar Contemporâneo do Direito Ambiental no Judiciário.1st. ed. Londrina, PR: Editora Thoth, 2019;
Infraestrutura no Direito do Ambiente [Infrastructure in Environmental Law] (ed.). São Paulo: RT, 2016;
Co-author of the paper “Principais riscos ambientais relacionados à aquisição de imóveis” [Principal environmental risks associated with real-estate acquisitions], in Operações Imobiliárias: Estruturação e Tributação. São Paulo: Saraiva, 2016;
Co-author of the paper “Os empreendimentos portuários e as Unidades de Conservação de proteção das zonas costeira e marinhas” [Port projects and Conservation Units protecting coastal and marine zones] in Infraestrutura no Direito do Ambiente. São Paulo: RT, 2016;
Co-author of the paper “Os riscos para a gestão ambiental dos Portos Organizados decorrentes de alteração de poligonais” [Risks to the environmental management of organized ports stemming from land-use changes] in Direito Portuário Brasileiro. São Paulo: Marcial Pons, 2015;
Author of the book Segurança e Rotulagem de Alimentos Geneticamente Modificados – SERAGEM – Uma Abordagem do Direito Econômico [Genetically Modified Foods Safety and Labeling – SERAGEM – A Law and Economics Approach], published by Forense, 2004;
Author of several papers on bio-security accepted to journals and reviews.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Environment

Exclusively dedicated to environmental law, Milaré Advogados is well versed across the full spectrum of environmental litigation, administrative law and regulatory matters. The firm is particularly strong in representing clients in administrative and court proceedings involving environmental disputes, but also advises on environmental licensing issues, especially those pertaining to infrastructure and forestry projects. Its client roster is made up of domestic and international companies operating in environmentally sensitive industries, including agribusiness, construction, energy and pharmaceuticals. Managing partner and former environmental prosecutor Édis Milaré is one of the main points of contact in the team. Other noteworthy practitioners in the specialised team include Roberta Jardim de Morais, Rita Maria Borges Franco and Juliana Flávia Mattei. Since publication, Priscila Santos Artigas left the firm.

Comparative Guides

Brazil: Environment January 2022 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Environment laws and regulations that may occur in Brazil.