Partner specialized in public law, with focus on the activities of
control bodies (such as the court and Federal Audit Tribunal),
regulatory agencies and the Administrative Council for Economic
Defense (CADE).
Part-time professor in the undergraduate and LL.M. programs in
regulation at the Rio de Janeiro School of Law of Getulio Vargas
Foundation (FGV Direito Rio), since 2013.
· Doctorate in Public Law from the University of Paris
(Panthéon-Sorbonne) and University of Roma (Sapienza), along with
postdoctoral research at Harvard Law School and MIT School of
Economics and Finance.
· LL.M. from the London School of Economics and Political
Science (LSE).
· LL.M. in Economic Law from the University of São Paulo
· Bachelor of Las from Bahia Federal University (UFBA).
· Was a visiting researcher at Yale Law School in the United
States and fellow at the Max Planck Institutes in Heidelberg and
Hamburg, Germany.
· Has practiced with large law firms in São Paulo and London.
· Was legal assistant in compared law with the Council of State
of France in Paris.
· Author of the book Controle Judicial de uma Administração
Pública Complexa [“Judicial Control of a Complex Public
Administration”], São Paulo, Malheiros, 2016, 693p.
· Author of the book Le Juge et l’Administration: entre le
contrôle et la déférence [“The judge and the Administration:
Between control and deference”], Brussels: Bruylant, 2016, 630p.
· Author of the book Restrições Regulatórias à Concorrência[“Regulatory Restrictions on Competition”], Belo Horizonte: Fórum,
2009. 215p.

· Author of the book Repensando a Teoria do Abuso de Direito[“Rethinking the Theory of Abusive Exercise of Rights”], Salvador:
JusPodivm, 2006. 149p.
· Coordinator, together with Fredie Souza Didier Jr., of the book
Teoria do Processo: Panorama doutrinário mundial ” [“Theory of
Procedure: Global panorama of the doctrine”], Salvador: JusPodivm,
2007. v. 1. 1006p.
· Author of many articles in the area of public law.
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· Winner of the Levy-Ullman Award, given annually by the
Chancellerie des Universités de Paris for a leading thesis in the area
of compared law (2014).
· Finalist for the Jabuti Award (with book Controle Judicial de
uma Administração Pública Complexa), Câmara Brasileira do Livro
· Has participated as speaker at many conferences, seminars and
courses on public law, in Brazil and abroad.
· Fluent in Portuguese, English, Spanish, French and Italian.