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Luiz Felipe Maia

Gaming specialist integrates the TOP 100 Brazil of "Lawyer Monthly"

The prestigious publication specializing in global legal issues conducted a survey with clients from different parts of the world and Dr. Luiz Felipe Maia was selected as one of the 100 best lawyers in Brazil for his work in the Gaming and technology sector. 'I am very happy and honored to share this recognition', said Maia on social networks.

Luiz Felipe Maia is a founding partner of law firm Franco, Yoshiyasu, Maia, Simões & D’Alessio Advogados and head of the gambling, internet and technology team. Luiz Felipe mainly counsels clients in corporate, contracts and regulatory matters, incl. mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, internet law, gaming law and strategic negotiations in related fields.

Before joining the firm in 2011, Luiz Felipe worked as legal counsel for energy and IT companies and practised as an attorney in renowned law firms. Luiz Felipe has Bachelor of Laws degree from Universidade de São Paulo – USP (J.D.), Specialist in Business Law with focus on Contracts from Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV and a Master in Law degree from Universidade Federal de Pernambuco - UFPE in Civil Law, where he concentrated his research on the piercing of the corporate veil theory.

In 2016, he was invited by the Chamber of Deputies to give his opinion about the discussion of creating a regulatory framework for Gaming in Brazil, and in that same year he was awarded the Corporate Livewire Excellence in Gaming Awards 2016.

He is also an experienced negotiator and mediator certified by the Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation and teaches negotiation courses in business school. Luiz Felipe Maia was awarded the Corporate Livewire Excellence in Gaming Awards 2016.

Lawyer Monthly is a news website and monthly legal publication with content that is entirely defined by the significant legal news from around the world.

Its editorial focus tracks legal news from across key practices areas, jurisdictions and sectors. We are one of the very few publications that can boast editorial scope in the both the established and emerging markets.

Click here to access the complete list of lawyers chosen in the TOP 100 Brazil of "Lawyer Monthly"

Source: GMB