Débora Chaves Martines Fernandes


+55 11 3150-7037

An expert in individual and collective civil procedural law, she serves in the prevention and resolution of disputes before the Judiciary, public agencies, and Brazilian and international arbitration centers, focusing on the areas of civil litigation, corporate law, banking, and civil law advisory services. Her work involves coordination of the team, definition of procedural strategies, pre-litigation preparation and negotiation, preparation of pleadings, opinions, and consultations. Has experience defending the interests of foreign and domestic clients from various segments, such as banking, logistics, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, energy, metals, services, and retail. Also represents clients in judicial reorganization, bankruptcy, and debt restructuring proceedings.


Brazilian Bar Association

Brazilian Institute of Procedural Law - IBDP

Recent acknowledgments

Recommended by Legal 500, 2019 edition, in the area Bankruptcy and Restructuring (Tier 5)


Harvard Law School, USA (LL.M, 2015)

University of São Paulo (USP) - Master in Civil Procedural Law, 2013

University of São Paulo (USP) - Bachelor of Laws, 2006

Recent publications

When the new Code of Civil Procedure (CPC) entered into force, one of the provisions that generated...[+]