• Master of Laws (LL.M) in International Banking Law from Boston University School of Law, 2000.
  • Bachelor of Laws from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP), 1997.


  • Portuguese
  • English
  • German

Practice Areas


Thomas was a consulting and audit intern at Big Four. He was an associate and partner in medium and large firms in São Paulo and Frankfurt. With great practical sense, combining legal knowledge with business reality, he carried out numerous legal audits and advised clients of various sizes in merger and acquisition negotiations, shareholders’ agreements, joint ventures and corporate reorganizations in the most diverse market segments. He has extensive experience in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, such as distribution contracts, commercial representation, products and services supply, automotive sector contracts, real estate purchase and sale, construction contracts, leasing, build to suit, EPC contracts ( Engineering, Procurement and Construction), among others.

Additional Information

International Associate at Shearman & Sterling, Frankfurt (2001).