Silvio Luiz de Almeida > Warde Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Warde Advogados
ALAMEDA ITU, 852, 7º ANDAR
JARDIM PAULISTA
CEP 01421-002, SÃO PAULO
Brazil

Work Department

Compliance and Human Rights

 
 

Position

Partner

 
 

Career

He has stood out in recent years for articles and books in the areas of law, ethics, political economy, and race relations. His book “Structural Racism” is considered one of the most important recent studies on race and racism. 

 
 

Languages

English and Portuguese

 
 

Memberships

  • President of Instituto Luiz Gama
  • Counselor of the Football Museum in Brazil
 

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Law from the Mackenzie Presbyterian University.
Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy from the USP Philosophy, Languages and Human Sciences.
PhD in Philosophy and General Theory of Law from the USP Faculty of Law.

 
 

Leisure

 

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Compliance

A specialised firm in litigation, regulation, anti-corruption and compliance, Warde Advogados stands out for its expertise in federal administrative proceedings. With former Chief Minister of the Federal Comptroller General and highly regarded partner Valdir Moysés Simão leading the compliance department, the team is well versed in investigations before the CGU as well as proceedings before the Federal Court of Accounts (TCU). Clients also regularly seek the team’s advice on integrity risks, compliance programmes and day-to-day compliance matters. The department was given a further boost in July 2021 with the hire of partner and scholar Silvio Luiz de Almeida, who stands out for his specialisation in compliance, anti-discrimination and human rights. Other names to note include founding partner and litigator Walfrido Jorge Warde Júnior; Leandro Daiello Coimbra, a former Director-General of the Federal Police; Renato Polillo, who also has experience working in international law firms; and senior associate Pedro Henrique Adoglio Benradt.